| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Mamoun's Falafel should get something like a lifetime achievement award for New Haven restaurants, maybe even an a cappella bar song (“From the Mabrumeh down at Mamoun's...”) to nudge it closer to Pepe’s, Louis’, Claire’s and...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Vegan food truck Gmonkey Mobile, based in Durham, recently found its way to Greatist.com's "26 Healthiest Food Trucks in America" list. The site chose mobile eateries across the country based on "...healthy, innovative, sustainable, and gourmet approach...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:32 PM
What's brunch without eggs and bacon? That's what vegan restaurateurs Mark Shadle and Ami Beach Shadle want you to discover, with the soon-to-launch "Buddha Brunch @ Soulful Saturdays" at G-Zen.
Starting Dec. 1, the Branford eatery will serve an all-...
| Mar 14, 2014
Grange Hall Burger Bar
Angela Lee's kids have food allergies, so she made sure the menu at her Randolph Street restaurant has plenty of options for young diners with limitations. Grass-fed hot dogs and a smaller version of Grange Hall's signature burger...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 5:01 PM
(Reuters) - U.S. authorities in pursuit of a fugitive animal rights activist suspected in a pair of California bombings over a decade ago have focused their hunt on Hawaii's big island following a lead he may be there, an FBI spokesman said on Wednesday....
| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Actor Woody Harrelson, known for his characters in the TV show "Cheers" and movies such as "No Country for Old Men" and "The Hunger Games," has a new role: landlord of Fells Point's Inn at the Black Olive.
The celebrity joined John "Jack" Dwyer,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:56 AM
From the very beginning of their career, Los Angeles-based noise-pop duo No Age has dug into rock's past, while side-stepping many of its clichés. The band, which consists of guitarist Randy Randall and drummer/vocalist Dean Spunt, was spawned from the...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 2:26 PM
If the words "plant-based foods" make you uneasy, I have a restaurant recommendation.
Green Bar and Kitchen, opened one year ago in Fort Lauderdale by life and business partners Elena Pezzo and Charles Grippo, serves only vegan and gluten-free foods....
| Mar 5, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Over a century ago, Switzerland's Dr. Maximilian Bircher-Benner mixed it up. He created muesli, which means mixture. It's a blend of oats and other whole grains, fruit and nuts, softened in apple juice or yogurt. He prescribed it to patients and had it...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 9:50 AM
I first heard about chia seeds at a vegan class taught by Colorado Springs, Colo., cookbook author Alan Roettinger. He extolled the virtues of using the seeds in dressings and noted that when they are soaked in water, they swell up and become gelatinous....