The San Francisco Examiner laid off almost all of its staff today. Other than wire service stories, I doubt that there will be any more restaurant reviews or food stories as the paper limps to its final issue.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy