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  1. coronavirus
    Award-winning Chef Warns Restaurants Are DoomedPortland’s Naomi Pomeroy says her industry needs aid now.
  2. in food conversation
    Why the Whole Bowl Is Secretly Brooklyn’s Most Exciting New Restaurant“It’s the West Coast hippie version of halal-cart white sauce.”
  3. bad ideas
    People Are Understandably Horrified by This Shop’s Charles Manson Doughnut“Their creative team needs help.”
  4. Stumptown’s Founder Is Starting a New Coffee CompanyDuane Sorenson will open Puff Coffee in Portland this November.
  5. the tipping game
    Restaurant Owners Continue to Return to Traditional Tipping ModelsPortland’s Le Pigeon and Little Bird are the latest to revert to gratuity.
  6. The Push to End Bartender BurnoutThe job can take a massive toll on the body. Now a team of experts wants to help bartenders live better while working longer.
  7. Food Send-ups
    Pizzeria Debuts Trump Pizza, Sliced Small for People With Tiny Fingers“It’s the best built pizza you’ll ever see.”
  8. Video Feed
    Did This Food Truck’s Anti-Trump Party Go Too Far?“… A few months ago, another business had three Trump piñatas, and they massacred those things and nobody said anything.”
  9. The Chain Gang
    Chipotle Has Hired Food-Safety Consultants to Help With Its E. Coli OutbreakThere are now 35 confirmed cases of sickness in Oregon and Washington.
  10. The Chain Gang
    Chipotle Has Closed Dozens of Stores After an E. Coli OutbreakOfficials say the number of sick customers is likely to grow.
  11. Lawsuits
    A Woman Is Suing a Restaurant for $100,000 for Ruining Her Valentine’s DayShe was “so devastated she cried for a day.”
  12. Not Cool
    Ice Cream Shop’s Planned Parenthood Benefit Met With Deluge of ThreateningIt received “very disturbing” voice mails and phone calls.
  13. Video Feed
    Here’s a Parrot That Just Loves Coffee“She’ll drink it any way you give it to her. Cold, hot — she doesn’t care.”
  14. Video Feed
    Watch the Trailer for Farang, a ‘Full-on’ Andy RickerVice will release the full feature in early 2014.
  15. Foragers
    Portland Chefs Accused of Foraging Ingredients in People’s YardsThere’s serious dirty work behind wild greens.
  16. Lists
    Here’s the Complete List of 58 Extraordinary Coffee Shops — With aBecause clicking is annoying.
  17. Lists
    Bon Appétit Unveils Its 10 Best New RestaurantsAska, Fat Rice, and Saison made the cut.
  18. Video Feed
    Watch David Levi Introduce Vinland, His Hyper-Regional Maine RestaurantThe chef intends to get by entirely on very local ingredients.
  19. Thai-Spicy
    Andy Ricker of Pok Pok on the Truth About Thai ChilisBee larvae, yes. No on the edible silkworms.
  20. Look Who’s Popping Up
    What Portland’s Jason French Is Cooking at Superba Snack Bar, November 5The chef-owner of Ned Ludd in Portland is collaborating on dishes like cockscomb terrine and squid-ink citrus for one night.
  21. Foodievents
    Team-Ups: Inside Matthew Lightner and Sean Brock’s Feast Portland DinnerThe chefs collaborated on a meal Saturday night.
  22. Slideshow
    First Look at the Beagle, an East Village Newcomer With a Portland PedigreeMatthew Piacentini, owner of Portland’s buzzy Clyde Common, opens a “produce-driven creative American” restaurant.
  23. Mediavore
    Bush Administration Pushed Genetically Modified Foods; 8,000 Pounds of AngusWikileaks reveals aims for more modified frankenfood, while there’s yet another listeria scare in our meat supply.
  24. Mediavore
    Egg Cartel Accused Of Inflating Prices; $50,000 Reward Offered in Killing ofAn alleged scheme finds egg farmers and a huge egg trade group killing hens to stifle the supply of eggs.
  25. Mediavore
    Seafood Sourcing on Diners’ Minds; Police Draw Guns at Venice’s RawsomeSeafood restaurants are peppered with questions about food origins, while raw milk brings out police weapons.
  26. The Other Cities
    Chef Arrested After Locavore Brawl in PortlandIn Portland, they’re not messing around in re: locavorism.
  27. Beef
    Locavores Gone Loco: Chef Arrested After Brawl Over Pig SourcingCochon 555 ends in a head-butt and a trip to the clink.
  28. Mediavore
    Fat Duck to Serve Whale Vomit For Christmas; Cannabis Cafe Coming to PortlandA British restaurant serves the ultimate in gross-out food, while a Portland Cafe attempts to serve marijuana with food.
  29. Mediavore
    A Farmers Market For The White House; Chicken Feet Save The DayPlus: a new menu for Macaroni Grill, a farmer-to-farmer program from the USDA
  30. Mediavore
    The Intersection of Local and Kosher; Chicken Feet DiplomacyPlus: USDA invests in small farms, and Portland’s awesome food scene, all in our morning news roundup.