Dunkin' Donuts Launches Cheeseburger Sticks; Food Addiction Real
Dunkin' Donuts is launching cheap snacks, including apple pie and breadsticks stuffed with cheeseburger, and pepperoni and cheese. A revenge move for McCafé, perhaps? [Nation's Restaurant News]
Health Department staff are no longer allowed to serve deep-fried foods at office functions. They also must drink tap water or low-cal beverages, and cut up muffins and bagels before serving them. [NY Daily News]
Slowly, after centuries of overfishing and decades of being off-limits, cod are trickling back in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Long Island. [NY Times]
Some people's brains respond to food the way junkies respond to drugs, according to a new study on food addiction. [Wall Street Journal]
A growing contingent of urban farmers in the city are growing their own vegetables in tiny backyards, raising small-scale livestock, keeping bees, and pickling -- and blogging it. [NY Post]
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