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News Tue Jan 17 2012

Food Inspection Results Now Updated at EveryBlock

Wondering if it's safe to grab a slice at that seedy pizza joint down the street from your apartment? Wonder no more, neighborhood news site EveryBlock is now updating Food Inspection results! Now you can decide whether you're OK with a business failing simply not having a pest control log, or failing for actually having... oh god, I can't even type it*.

(Note: you don't have to have an EveryBlock account to check out these results, but it does help if you want to post about neighborhood gossip.)




*yes I can: mice droppings! ewwwww!!

 
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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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