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  • Fork and Spoon Tie Clasps and Clips

    Fork and Spoon Tie Clasps and Clips
    ITEM: Fork and Spoon Tie Clasps and Clips SEEN: Worn by servers and bartenders at Hartford-area restaurants, including Max Downtown, Plaza Azteca, Market Grille in Manchester and Abigail’s in Simsbury. COST: $15.95 to $24.95. BACKSTORY: When...
  • Ukraine will continue to pose economic threat

    Ukraine will continue to pose economic threat
    With fear of a shooting war in Ukraine easing Tuesday, stocks worldwide surged in relief and the Dow Jones industrial average climbed more than 227 points. Investors relaxed after Russian President Vladimir Putin said military action in Ukraine was a...
  • Good Food fest returns to Chicago

     Good Food fest returns to Chicago
    The 10th Good Food Festival & Conference rolls back into town next week for three days of food, fun and (for some) finance. The first two days of the festival, held Thursday through March 15 at the UIC Forum (725 W. Roosevelt Road), are about connecting...
  • Company says no more GMO ingredients in Smart Balance spreads

    Smart Balance says it will change the ingredients in its butter-like spreads to make sure they include no genetically modified organisms. “I’ve been in the food industry for 35 years. I have never seen a consumer issue come on this fast,&...
  • Letters: Fixing America's sweet tooth

    Re "A mixed bag of food labels," Editorial, Feb. 28 Contrary to The Times' editorial on the Food and Drug Administration's proposed new label requirements for packaged foods, the inclusion of added sugars represents a positive shift toward providing...
  • Embracing new labels, first lady jumps into food fight

    Embracing new labels, first lady jumps into food fight
    WASHINGTON — The way nutritional information is displayed on food is “simply not acceptable,” First Lady Michelle Obama declared on Thursday as she endorsed an administration effort that would force the food industry to more clearly...
  • Costly switch? Farm bill moves catfish inspections from FDA to USDA

    Costly switch? Farm bill moves catfish inspections from FDA to USDA
    Everyone knows the story of the fish that got away. Sean O'Scannlain is hoping to avoid such a fate for his pangasius, also known as swai, tra, basa or, erroneously, imported catfish. It might be in your fish and chips or fish tacos. His opponent isn't...
  • FDA proposes new food labels

    FDA proposes new food labels
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration plans to update the two-decade old labels on food that tell consumers about nutritional content to make the information more clear and to more accurately reflect what people eat. The new labels would emphasize...
  • Man says he's lived on pizza only for 25 years — and he's still going

    Man says he's lived on pizza only for 25 years — and he's still going
    Think you love pizza? Well, you probably don't love it as much as this guy.  Dan Janssen, a 38-year-old woodworker in Maryland, claims to have eaten nothing but pizza for the last 25 years. Yes, that's pizza for breakfast, pizza for lunch and pizza...
  • U.S. to revamp nutrition labels

    WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday will propose the first major revamp of nutrition labels in more than two decades, an update that would emphasize calorie information, include the amount of added sugars and revise serving sizes to...
  • Letters: Soylent Green may be the future

    Re "Farmers caught up in food safety net," Feb. 24 In the future we all might be eating Soylent Green. Remember that movie about the overstressed, overcrowded planet with scarce food supplies and strange regulations not based on common sense but on...