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  1. The Other Critics
    Rex 1516 Keeps South Street ‘Diverse and Interesting’; Short RibRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  2. Lawsuits
    Grand Central Tenant Refusing to Make Way for Shake ShackZócalo’s owners are fighting for their right to stay.
  3. Foodievents
    What to Eat at Zocalo’s Dancing with the Devil NightIt’s a hot date indeed.
  4. Neighborhood Watch
    Descent Opens in the W; Rosa Mexicano Makes Seaport Plans [Updated]Plus soup shots and more, all in our weekly neighborhood round-up.
  5. Neighborhood Watch
    Clover Contemplates Inman; Tiffani Faison Parties at Kiehl’sPlus a tequila cruise and more, all in our weekly neighborhood round-up.
  6. Neighborhood Watch
    Zocalo Brothers Reunite; A Sports Lounge Comes to the North EndPlus happy food truck news and more, all in our weekly neighborhood round-up.
  7. The Other Critics
    Zocalo Lays Off the Heat; The Abbey Is Simply SatisfyingPlus, standout seafood in an old gas station.
  8. The Other Critics
    Zocalo Fails to Impress; KO Catering and Pies Is A-OKPlus, Tasty Burger fails to live up to its name.
  9. Neighborhood Watch
    Mercadito Celebrates First Year; Zocalo Offers Groupon DealPlus: The Southern makes chicken wings, and the French Market hosts a local dinner.
  10. User’s Guide
    Where to Watch the World CupGet some food in you first, then you can have that fifth beer.
  11. Openings
    Zocalo Back Bay Isn’t a Done DealStix’s owner tells us no contracts have been signed just yet.
  12. Neighborhood Watch
    Get Half Off at Demera Ethiopian Restaurant; Longman and Eagle Adds a PatioPlus: Two restaurants offer tequila tastings.
  13. Openings
    Goodbye Stix, Hello Again ZocaloThe Brighton Mexican spot is moving to Back Bay.
  14. Mediavore
    Farmers Profit From Raw Milk; Vegetable Carts Not So LucrativePlus: wine grapes as global-warming barometer, and the Obama revolutionizes Shanghai nightlife, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Empire Building
    Petit Robert Spins Off Cheaper Chez JackyGoodbye Zocalo, hello Chez Jacky.
  16. Mediavore
    City Council Might Tackle Labor Violations; Drunks Abound at High-EndCustomers get drunk, carry on, and throw up even at the finest restaurants. Especially at the finest restaurants: “More people throw up in the dining room of Per Se than your average college bar.” [NYT] The City Council is considering a law that would put labor violations on par with health violations, in an effort to protect vulnerable immigrant workers. [NPR] Mocktails are on the rise, thanks to “the whole rehab thing,” and nowhere more successfully than at Indochine. [NYP]