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Good food news in the Corona Virus stay at home Era

April 4, 2020 by


There is good food news out there. Supermarkets are restocking. There may be limits on certain items and you know what I am talking about, but you can pretty much get what you want to buy here in New England. Since I couldn’t get food delivery and needed certain fresh items I gingerly ventured out […]

Is Food Delivery Safe?

March 30, 2020 by


I have been watching and adhering to the protocols of my state with regards to the  COVID-19 pandemic.  I stay home and when I do go out avoid crowds, wear gloves and a mask and get in and out of open stores as quickly as possible. I am happy to report that I was able […]

Update – Agency Says Whole Foods Overcharges: ‘Worst Case of Mislabeling’

July 2, 2015 by


Whole Foods execs are admitting the chain has been overcharging customers in New York City stores, but promised that if that ever happens again they’ll give the food to customers for free. John Mackey and Walter Robb, co-CEOs of Whole Foods (WFM), apologized to customers in a video filmed in the sliced fruit section of […]

Boston MA restaurants closed by BOH

February 22, 2015 by


The following restaurants have been closed recently by the Boston MA board of health. HANMARU, 164 HARVARD AV, ALLSTON MA. Inspection Date: 2/11/2015 ** Violation:  Sewage and Waste Water Comments: Sewage/grey water in basement, ensure proper clean up (wash, rinse, sanitize of entire basement area). BIBIM RESTAURANT, 166 HARVARD AV, ALLSTON MA. Inspection Date: 2/11/2015 […]

Sneeze and a Sub

November 23, 2008 by


There are days when nothing but a sub will do. A big submarine sandwich. In college, we lived on them. Steak, cheese and onion subs and pizza, it was our basic food group. Who knew that we’d be taking cholesterol medicine years later. I don’t want to confuse you non-Bay Staters, a “sub” is a […]