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Event Tue Jul 31 2012

Eat Pizza, Drink Beer, Help Ashley Pruneau

After surviving an absolutely nightmarish attack (previously), Ashley Pruneau -- currently a cook at Mana Food Bar, formerly of Letizia's Fiore -- will face some pretty steep medical bills on her road to recovery. Stop by Letizia's Fiore, 2456 N. California Ave., tonight after 7pm, where a $15 donation will get you all the pizza, beer and wine you'd like; there'll also be a silent auction. More importantly, 100 percent of the proceeds will go to Ashley's recovery fund.

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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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