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  1. hot plate
    What to Eat, Read, and Shop for Right NowA seldom-seen Neapolitan pizza, David Wondrich and Noah Rothbaum’s weighty tome, and Hungarian breakfast for lunch.
  2. Expansions
    Chris Bianco Expanding Acclaimed Pizzeria Bianco to Tucson“I’m just so excited,’ says Bianco. Us too.
  3. Openings
    Now Open: District 611, Serving Wood-Fired Pizzas and Lots More In Riverton, NJThe new pizza joint’s been open for more than a week.
  4. Closings
    Now the Other DeLorenzo’s Is High-Tailing It Out of TrentonThe real bad news is the grim, post-apocalyptic picture painted of Trenton.
  5. Name Game
    South Philly’s FrancoLuigi’s Drops the High Note CafeAside from the name change, most everything else will remain the same.
  6. Accolades
    Sbraga and Little Fish Named on ‘Best’ Lists; Osteria andSbraga earns high marks for great food and reasonable prices.
  7. Openings
    At Long Last, Pizza Brain ArrivesThe long awaited pizzeria and pizza museum finally opens tonight.
  8. Whoppers for All
    Baghdad Burgers: Fast Food Gaining Popularity in IraqLook out for Burger Friends, Pizza Boat, and something called KFG.
  9. Empire Building
    Birra Sibling Barra Debuts Tonight in Old CityThe new spot will be a lot like Birra, but with a bigger menu.
  10. Reopenings
    Tiffin Brings Back Indian Pizzas and the Entire Tiffin etc. ConceptOnce again, we’ll have our Indian pizzas.
  11. Openings
    Spiga Opening Later This Week Near Midtown VillageThe opening seriously ups the neighborhood’s restaurant ante.
  12. Neighborhood Watch
    Flower Show Kicks Off With Free Booze; Tinto Gets PropsRounding up the region’s neighborhood news.
  13. The Other Critics
    Sardine Sandwiches Are ‘Perfect’ at American Sardine Bar; In RivaRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  14. Accolades
    Garces Gets Props For Brunch; Frankford Hall Ranked Among ‘Best BeerThe duck fat, sourdough pizza at Garces Trading Co. was all Travel + Leisure needed, but they flipped for the hangar steak.
  15. Menus
    Birra Says You Can Have Your Brunch and Eat Your Pizza TooThough breakfast pizzas remain to be scene, the brunch menu still offers some daring dishes.
  16. Menus
    Osteria Drops New MenusNew menu introductions span everything from pasta and pizza to antipasti and entrees.
  17. Mediavore
    Police Take Pizza Delivery Ambush Suspects into Custody; Deadly Food AllergiesPlus: Starbucks expands its boozier concepts; and where to eat at Sundance, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Pizza
    Where to Find a Decent Tomato Pie in the Post-DeLorenzo’s WorldThough the Trenton pizza institution is gone for good, the spirit of its beloved tomato pie lives on elsewhere.
  19. Brunch Spots
    In Riva Now Does BrunchBruch service begins this Saturday and will be available every weekend going froward.
  20. The Happiest Hours on Earth
    Birra’s Present to Everyone: Two New Happy HoursSpecially priced pizzas and cheap drinks are on the offer at both happy hours.
  21. Mediavore
    PA Senate Votes to Extend Beer Sales on Sundays; Kids and Adults Agree:Plus: Global food prices continue falling; and Martha Stewart compares sausage casings to condoms, all in our morning news roundup.
  22. Mediavore
    Pheasant Hunt Disrupted by Unseasonable Weather; The Food World Is Full ofPlus: Not enough salt is almost as bad as too much; and this is why your kids are fat, all in our morning news roundup.
  23. Neighborhood Watch
    Pizza Plans Panned in NoLibs; Kite & Key to Get Savage on Some Serious SixtelsRounding up the region’s neighborhood news.
  24. Openings
    Birra Opens Saturday, Bringing Brick Oven Pizzas and Craft Beers to EastThe brick oven pizza and craft beer joint finally got its approval from L&I.
  25. The Waiting Game
    Birra Pushes Back Its Opening DateThe East Passyunk Ave. project is still getting its liquor license and permits in order.
  26. The Waiting Game
    Birra to Fire Up the Brick Oven ‘By the End of October’The long awaited opening for this East Passyunk Ave. newcomer is expected by the end of October.
  27. Foodievents
    What You Missed at Night Market in ChinatownThe Chinatown edition appears to have drawn the largest Night Market crowds to date.
  28. Mediavore
    Hit-and-Run and Looming Strike Cast a Dark Cloud Over Citizen’s Bank Park;Plus: Gunmen target pizza delivery drivers; and Feds raid IHOPs in Indiana and Ohio, all in our morning news roundup.
  29. Openings
    Santucci’s Is Now Open, Serving Square Pizza and More at 10th and ChristianThe new location brings the square pizza phenomenon to South Philly.
  30. Menus
    Osteria Updates Its Menu For SummerWith his new menu Jeff Michaud swaps out spring’s ingredients for summer’s bounty.
  31. Coming Soon
    More Birra Details EmergeThe new spot is targeting “late May” and will feature a variety of pizzas, sandwiches and salads.
  32. Mediavore
    Mouse-Wielding Food Terrorist Ordered to Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation; CoconutPlus: Christina Hendricks taped an episode of Top Chef with her husband; and urban wineries gain prominence, all in our morning news roundup.
  33. Mediavore
    An Upper Darby Pizza Maker Wages ‘Food Terrorism by Mice’; TonyPlus: Wheat rust endangers crops in Africa; and companies line up to bid on Yoplait, all in our morning news roundup.