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City Council Blocks Expansion of an Upper Roxborough Community Garden; Gubernatorial Hopeful Tom Corbett Pushes For Privatization of PA’s Liquor Stores

• A City Council committee has passed a bill that blocks plans to expand a community garden at Manatawna Farm in Upper Roxborough. [Inquirer]

• Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Corbett says he will push for privatizing liquor and wine sales in PA if elected. [6 ABC]

• Everyone agrees selling fruits and vegetables through vending machines is a good idea. The problem: vending machines bruise them. [WSJ]

• Tomorrow, workers at Minneapolis Jimmy John’s locations will vote on whether to unionize, a rare thing for fast-food workers. [NYT]

• The Australian version of Iron Chef debuted on Tuesday! They have the same guy who plays the Chairman here in America! Alas, it did not do very well in the ratings. [Sky News]

• It’s still four months away, but apparently people who buy tickets to next year’s South Beach Wine and Food Festival on Monday will get a 10% discount on Grand Tasting tix. [Sun-Sentinel]

• College administrators are cracking down on “drunkorexia,” a term and concept that still sort of seem to elude them. [Denver Post]

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