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News Thu Dec 23 2010

It's Called Competition, Boys

Last night's "Chicago Tonight" was a doozy! Matt Maroni of Gaztro Wagon and Alderman Scott Waguespack took on the owners of Sopraffina and Keefer's last night about the impact (and perceived threat, however irrational) that his food truck is having on the brick-and-mortar restaurant industry.

 
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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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