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  1. coronavirus news
    More Than 40 Grocery Workers Have Died From COVID-19And 1,500 more around the United States have tested positive for the virus.
  2. Kerfuffles
    Big New Rockridge Safeway Gets ApprovedIt’s been a long, ugly process.
  3. Groceries
    Rockridge at War Over New Safeway PlanThe thing is looking pretty huge…
  4. Check-Out Line
    Grocery Chain Safeway Is in Double Trouble This WeekHillary is called a hog.
  5. Oliver!
    Possibly Feeling Left Out, Jamie Oliver Launches a Stop Pink Slime WebsiteThe Naked Chef reminds you that he opposed the meat filler long before you did.
  6. Mediavore
    Safeway and Vons Stop Selling Pink Slime; George Clooney Enters The TequilaThe nation’s second largest grocery store chain is putting the kibosh on the frightening meat additive.
  7. Mediavore
    Other States Mull Shark Fin Bans; Shooting Near Fisherman’s Wharf In-N-Out
  8. Mediavore
    Garlic Fest Vendors Narrowly Avert Calamari Shortage; Watch Justin Bieber
  9. Scolds
    Greenpeace Disappointed in Supermarket SeafoodEveryone needs to try harder. Especially you, Trader Joe’s.
  10. Mediavore
    Blogger Sued by Benihana; Letter-Grading Begins for Food TrucksIf a chain could sue a blogger in this country, there’d be a whole lot of them in jail by now.
  11. Mediavore
    Penn State Blocks Chick-fil-A From Imposing Its Values on Students; White DogPlus: Kuwait charges a blogger $18,000 in fines for writing a negative review of Benihana; and BJ’s Wholesale Club goes up for sale, all in our morning news roundup.
  12. Mediavore
    Former San Gab Mayor Evades Purse-Snatching Charges; The Derby Will Become ChaseAlbert Huang’s bao-fight at a CHinese restaurant doesn’t lead to more serious charges, while a sign of the times hits Los Feliz.
  13. Mediavore
    Bloody Christmas Sausage; Helicopters Warm Florida CropsPlus: grocery chains to bid on A&P, doctors in Detroit decry fast food, and more, in our morning news roundup.
  14. Mediavore
    Safeway’s Profits Drop; Jessica Seinfeld Plagiarism Suit Dismissed
  15. Crime Scenes
    Criminal Misdeeds Catch Up with Cali Tomato IndustryA major investigation is launched into illegal produce practices.
  16. Mediavore
    Michelin Picks Parsed; Guy Fieri Impersonated
  17. Funnies
    Road-Scarred Food May go Back to the StoreFood that fell out of that Safeway truck that overturned on the Bay Bridge may wind up back on store shelves.
  18. Mediavore
    East Bay Safeway Busted for Booze; Fat Duck Illness Mystery Solved
  19. Empire Building
    Ralph’s Is Named SoCal’s ‘Best Executed’ SupermarketRalph’s gets a thumbs-up for being a well-executed supermarket; Von’s does not.