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Food Laws and Regulations

State(s) with the Lowest Liquor Taxes / Prices?

by signofthefourwinds 7 years ago

Because individual States apply various state and local taxes, I'm wondering if anyone has a source that compares the...


jbl1953 commented 1 month ago

Eating NAFTA

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

" . . . NAFTA’s health impacts include a rise in caloric intake in Canada, but its effects have been especially signi...


cristina commented 2 months ago

Street Food Legalized in Los Angeles

by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

At long last, the estimated 10,000 street food vendors in Los Angeles have a pathway to legitimacy. "That means th...


dharmathug commented 3 months ago

USPS Scratch-and-Sniff Stamps

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

"The U.S. Postal Service’s first scratch-and-sniff stamps will add the sweet scent of summer to letters of love, frie...


gutreactions commented 3 months ago

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Santa Barbara bans plastic straws

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Whoa. Penalties for repeat plastic straw-distribution offenders in Santa Barbara include up to six months in jail.

La Taqueria to pay $500,000 in labor settlement

by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

" . . . The five former employees alleged, among other claims, that they had been forced to work 10-hour days without...


ML8000 commented 5 months ago

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Banning new soda taxes by California cities

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by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Big Soda/Big Tobacco/Big Oil banded together to prevent more California cities from passing local soda tax measures b...

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...and here's another reason to get rid of tipping!!

by ChefMikeinBurlington 6 months ago

It's almost as bad in Canada too, except of our higher minimum wages

Federal Menu Labeling Rules Ushered in Today

by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

" . . . The rules, which are among the final pieces of the 2010 Affordable Care Act to be implemented, require restau...


acgold7 commented 7 months ago

The sad end of the Camembert wars

by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

This feels like last rites for real Camembert. " . . . Last week’s compromise might bring the conflict to an end,...


Busk commented 9 months ago

Is peacock meat legal in CA/USA?

by Lynndsey Rigberg 7 years ago

Chowhounds, I recently ordered another peacock from Exoticmeats for a very special dinner party coming up (they ne...


davewillieradio commented 12 months ago

BYOB Coming to Boston

by BostonBestEats 2 years ago

Or at least outlying parts of it, and only if you are really tiny and can't afford a liquor license:


bear commented 1 year ago

Total Wine Breaking The Law

by hotoynoodle 2 years ago

Shared via email: January 18, 2017 ABCC Decision - Selling Alcohol Below Cost Can Lead to Severe Penalties ...


zackly commented 1 year ago

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Why two black pastors are suing Coca-Cola

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"William Lamar, the senior pastor at D.C.’s historic Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church, is tired of pre...

Seattle Minimum Wage - How has it affected service?

by JayDK 3 years ago

Went to Portage Bay Cafe on 65th. Their motto, "Eat Like You Give A Damn" I say, "Wait Tables Like You Give A Damn"...


JayDK commented 1 year ago

CT Legislators Taking Another Look At Taxing Sugary Drinks

by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

" . . . Rep. Gail Lavielle, a Republican from Wilton, said she is conflicted about the proposal. 'I don't believe in ...

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Bob Martinez commented 1 year ago