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UPDATE: Neighborhood Farmers Markets Extend Season!

It's tomato time!

It was a miserably cool, long, neverending, agonizing spring. We've all recovered; those few weeks of 80 degrees were especially appreciated by kids and sprinklers alike, not to mention those of us itching to jump into Lake Washington some time in 2011.

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Food News: There's Something About October

Crème de la Crème is Coming!

When it rains, it pours. This is true lately of restaurant openings: all of the sudden, a handful of tempting restaurants are opening in October. Read more »


Behind the Page: A Restaurant Reviewer's Average Day

This Is Not a Picture of Me

I've been thinking a lot about social media (Twitter, Facebook), how people use them, what they choose to share and what they don't. That's because I can't share most of what I do (most importantly, what I eat) every day because of the job that I have.

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Food News: Scoop on Manhattan Drug, the Social Coming Soon to Capitol Hill

Rendering of Manhattan Drug

Laura Olson is on fire: She's opened Po Dog and Grim's on Capitol Hill, and a bar called Detention (in what used to be the second Po Dog) in the U-District in just the last two years. Read more »

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Updated! A La Bonne Franquette, Belle Epicurean Open, Nettletown Closed

Two Frenchy-French spots open today, one of which is simply frosting on what's already a thoroughly convincing "Little Paris" in Seattle.

Surely a croissant taste-test of the luxuriously buttery ones at Inez Patisserie and the flaky ones at the newly opened second location of Belle Epicurean needs to happen. Read more »