Brooklyn Flea Vendors to Feed SummerStage; The Best Bars for Babies
Food vendors from the Brooklyn Flea have been enlisted to sell their fare at the 36 performances of SummerStage in Central Park this summer. Look for Pizza Moto, The Red Hook Lobster Pound, and Asia Dog, among other favorites. [NY Times]
Orthorexia, an unhealthy obsession with eating healthy, pure foods, may be a part of anorexia, as sufferers use "health" as a reason to limit their food intake. [NY Daily News]
New health-care legislation will require more than 200,000 restaurants nationwide -- any chain with more than 20 outlets -- to post calorie count information on menus. [Wall Street Journal]
Creekstone Farms Premium Beef has challenged Niman Ranch and other popular meat purveyors recently by gaining a loyal following among restaurateurs for its tasty meat. [NY Times]
The Indian military has announced it will use bhut jolokia, or "ghost chile," which holds the Guinness world record as the hottest chile, to make tear gas-like hand grenades. [Yahoo! News]
The babies-in-bars debate culminates in a roundup of best bars for babies, which include Ouest on the Upper West Side and Union Hall in Park Slope. [NY Post]
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