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JP Whole Foods Garners Local Support; Vegan Diet Bad for Household Pets

• Well, not everyone is against Whole Foods in Jamaica Plain. One local business owner has started a petition to support the chain’s arrival. [JP for All via Universal Hub]

• Guess what? Dogs and cats are natural carnivores, so putting them on a vegan diet might not be a hot idea. [NYDN]

• Have you checked in yet today? Social media, especially location-based tools, is becoming the go-to marketing method for restaurants. [NRN]

• OMG, Gwyneth Paltrow is so laid-back in the kitchen: She makes spontaneous fried zucchini and drinks Oregon Pinot Noir! [Food & Wine]

• Arabica coffee from Colombia has been hurt by erratic, too-warm weather in recent years to the point where some fear it might never rebound. [NYT]

JP Whole Foods Garners Local Support; Vegan Diet Bad for Household Pets