| Dec 26, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Laila’s Kitchen in downtown Hagerstown changed hands last month, but the new owners said they plan to continue preparing Afghan cuisine — while adding a little soul to the menu.
Perry White and his fiancee, Brenda Franklin, said they...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 5:33 PM
(Reuters) - After interviewing food historians, scholars, cooks, doctors, activists and consumers for his new film "Soul Food Junkies," filmmaker Byron Hurt concluded that an addiction to soul food is killing African-Americans at an alarming rate.
| Mar 29, 2013
William McKnight grew up not far from McKnight's Soul Food, his new restaurant in downtown Orlando.
The 29-year-old entrepreneur spent his youth in the same Parramore neighborhood as the original and iconic Johnson's Diner. One thing continued to...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Ella May Southern Cuisine has shuttered in Easton's West Ward. The soul food restaurant at 1029 Butler St., lasted roughly six months. It has seemed hard to keep soul-food restaurants in the Lehigh Valley. Easton has had Soullicious and Jaffy's Soul Food,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Rapper and reality star Flavor Flav dishes on fried chicken, his new soul food restaurant in Las Vegas, Public Enemy’s next album and more....
| Mar 12, 2012
| 3:02 PM
As if Las Vegas needed any more flavor. A new soul food eatery is opening in the City of Sin, helmed by rapper and reality-TV personality Flavor Flav.
With a ribbon-cutting scheduled for March 15, the House of Flavor Restaurant will join the unceasing...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 1:57 PM
1) Black-eyed Sally's BBQ & Blues
We all need a soul food fix now and again. If today’s your day, head to Hartford’s Black-eyed Sally’s, where blackened catfish, cornbread, collard greens, gumbo, cheese grits and fried chicken reign...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 12:05 PM
I'm 28 and, in this world, not surprisingly, a virgin at pretty few things, except probably paying retail for anything and soul food. While researching the difference between soul food and barbecue, I came across the following helpful clarification...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 5:23 PM
As promised last week, this Sunday's column continues the restaurant-watch theme.
Let's start with a piece of Allentown history that has shifted to south Bethlehem.
Downtown Allentown's long-standing Chinese restaurant House of Chen occasionally...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 12:47 PM
Not so long ago, Sweed Jones was living the American dream — a weekly paycheck, a happy marriage and a house in a middle-class neighborhood.
Now, the job is gone and so is his wife.
And home isn’t a white Cape Cod with blue shutters. It&...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Sylvia's is so much more than just a great soul food restaurant.
It has been the meeting place for Black America for decades with Sylvia Woods as its reigning queen.
"People came from all over the world to taste Sylvia Woods' fabulous soul...