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Weis Markets Report Increase in Third-Quarter Income; Protests Over Chester’s Lack of Supermarkets Will Likely Disrupt This Weekend’s Philadelphia Union Game

• Sunbury, PA-based grocery chain Weis Markets reports a 4.9 percent increase in third-quarter income. [Inquirer]

• Chester residents angered by the fact that that they’ve gone for years without a hometown supermarket plan to disrupt this weekend’s Philadelphia Union soccer game with protests. [KYW Newsradio]

• Traditional French food is in such a crisis that even French chefs are willing to admit it might be time to try something different. [WSJ]

• Scientists have discovered that background noise affects the taste of food, which could explain why airline food always seems so awful. [BBC]

• The $250,000 World Food Prize was awarded to an ordained minister and the found offer Heifer International. [Des Moines Register]

• A McDonald’s in California is, of course, going green (who isn’t?). It’s the bizarro green sign that’s the real surprise. [KTLA]

• Basically any kind of staple food you can buy is going to be more expensive soon. [NYP]

Weis Markets Report Increase in Third-Quarter Income; Protests Over