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Restaurant Fri Mar 18 2011

Gotta Love This Pizza

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I was just walking along when I saw this pizza from Bella's Pizza in Beverly just hanging out. Too cool!

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LaShawn Williams / March 30, 2011 12:21 PM

Since I get off the Metra stop right at this spot, I've bought pizza many times. Great shot--nice! :-)

Bella's Pizza / March 17, 2014 1:25 AM

Thanks for the Great Photo! Sorry it took us almost 3 years to find this article :) Thanks again from Bella's Beverly

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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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