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  1. dispatches
    Haiti’s Complex HumanityIt’s easy, as Trump has done, to call a poor place a sh*thole. It’s another to understand how a country becomes so impoverished.
  2. Mediavore
    Where to Get Cicada Ice Cream; L.A. County Fair Opens SaturdayOr, if you prefer, you could always opt for a simple bowl of ice cream ramen.
  3. Getting to Know You
    What L.A. Weekly Reveals about Tom Leykis, Dead Bodies Found at Safeway,The new People Issue offers new insights into our restaurant owners and chefs.
  4. Mediavore
    Boulud Loves Babies; Ubuntu Chef Says He’s Just Vacationing in L.A.London chefs disagree with a French chef over infants in restaurants and Jeremy Fox denies L.A. restaurant plans.
  5. Mediavore
    Soldiers Survives on Spam; EU Considers Bluefin Fishing BanAfter their helicopter was shot down, British troops lived off canned meat.
  6. Mediavore
    Italian Beefs Battle it Out; Haitian Aid on the Black MarketPlus: The EU moves to ban bluefin tuna, and vending machines go digital, all in our morning news roundup.
  7. Mediavore
    How to Organize a Bakesale for Haiti; Food Inc. Gets Best Documentary
  8. Mediavore
    Top Chef Contestants Unite for Haiti; Salami Recalled in L.A.A group lead by Ron Duprat will hold a fundraiser while L.A. joins in on a salmonella scare.
  9. Mediavore
    Top Chef Alums Cook for Haiti; Questioning Food-Allergy TestsPlus: what you still can’t eat in America, in our morning news roundup.
  10. Mediavore
    Knockdown Brawl at Tommy Doyle’s; The Problem with Food Allergy TestsPlus: what you still can’t eat in America, and food sharing in Haiti, all in our morning news roundup.
  11. User’s Guide
    Keep Eating for HaitiA guide to restaurants and venues that are donating some of their profits to Haitian relief efforts.
  12. Doing Good
    Still More Restaurants Helping HaitiTwo new events and some new donating restaurants to add to the roster of restaurants helping out.
  13. Foodievents
    Over 20 Food Trucks Unite to Help HaitiT-Lofts will gather the city’s latest craze for a benefit lunch.
  14. User’s Guide
    Where to Dine, Wine, and Grind for HaitiDonation drop-boxes, special menus, and a DJ party are on offer from Pasadena to Santa Monica.
  15. Fundraisers
    Where to Eat for HaitiThese restaurants will donate a portion of proceeds to disaster relief
  16. User’s Guide
    Where to Eat for HaitiDo good, eat well.
  17. Doing Good
    Haiti Still Needs Help; Chicago Restos Still HelpingAdditions to our roundup of restaurants fundraising for Haiti.
  18. Mediavore
    Mariah Carey Leaps Into Wine Business; Gordon Ramsay Set to Start TweetingThe singer is releasing a rose and television’s most fiery chef plans to go viral.
  19. Doing Good
    Chicago Restaurants Supporting Haiti [Updated]Benefit evenings and relief programs from restaurants including The Publican, DMK Burger Bar, and Tapas Valencia.
  20. Foodievents
    SF Restaurants Offer Haiti Quake Relief
  21. Lefebvre Fever
    Ludo Going Greek at Golden Globes’ Hollywood Helping HaitiOne of L.A.’s hottest chefs will man the Athenos booth.
  22. Foodievents
    Raise Funds for Haiti at TiGeorges’ Chicken TonightAn Echo Park mainstay becomes a community center for Haitians in L.A.
  23. Doing Good
    Cupcakes for HaitiBleeding Heart Bakery offers a special cupcake whose proceeds support the Red Cross.
  24. Mediavore
    Restaurants Rally to Support Haiti; Food Network Admits White House Veggies werePlus: Johnny Rockets diversifies, and America’s new food safety czar takes office, all in our morning news roundup.