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Two forks: Arroyo Grande's Ember and Comfort Market

10/17/2014 10:59 AM EDT
Arroyo Grande got a hefty dose of farm-to-fork fare last spring with the launch of two new bistros, including one helmed by a Chez Panisse alum.  
4 glorious pumpkin breads and cakes
10/10/2014 03:47 PM EDT - Autumn is upon us and suddenly pumpkins are everywhere. Here are four delicious riffs on the pumpkin bread theme. 

Four great Monterey restaurants
10/02/2014 03:13 PM EDT - From Pacific Grove's chic Jeninni's to Cannery Row's newest bistro, this quartet of dining possibilities offers something for everyone. 

Aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train with chef Kelly Macdonald
09/23/2014 08:04 PM EDT - All aboard, wine-loving gourmets! Chef Kelly Macdonald dishes on what it's like to cook creative, seasonal gourmet fare in the narrow confines of the Napa Valley Wine Train's rolling galley. 

Four great Santa Cruz restaurants
09/18/2014 02:43 PM EDT - Santa Cruz is rapidly turning into a dining destination, thanks in large part to the team behind Penny Creamery, Assembly and the Picnic Basket.  

Wine country getaway: Four stellar Amador restaurants
09/11/2014 06:12 PM EDT - When it comes to wine country dining, these four restaurants -- Plymouth's Taste, Volcano's Union, Jackson's Stanley's Steakhouse and Sutter Creek's Hotel Sutter -- are guaranteed to delight. 

Tasty tagines spice up dinner time
09/02/2014 12:20 PM EDT - Easy Moroccan dishes add color and flavor to the concept of stew. 

Five great breakfast ideas for back-to-school school mornings
08/29/2014 11:14 AM EDT - School days usually translate to slapdash breakfasts. But these five breakfast dishes -- acai berry bowls, bento boxes, a Spanish tortilla and more -- will liven up the breakfast table and provide hearty, delicious fare. 

Former Chez Panisse chef pens 'French Roots' cookbook
08/21/2014 04:12 PM EDT - Jean-Pierre Moullé and his wife Denise have written a memoir and cookbook that traces their transcontinental culinary life, from Berkeley and Sonoma to Bordeaux.  

A 'Flourless' cookbook for the gluten-free set -- and everyone else
08/16/2014 01:19 AM EDT - A new cookbook by Nicole Spiridakis takes a naturally gluten-free approach to the pastry world. 

Man fighting charges for painting Main Street

BURGETTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a stretch of Main Street. Full Story
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'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo' canceled

TLC axes show after evidence surfaces that star Mama June had resumed a romance with a convicted child molester.