Healthcare

Peach War Breaks Out Down South; Man Arrested for Bribing Restaurant Inspector

by

There is a veritable peach war going on between Georgia, the Peach State, and South Carolina, a growing peach market.
[NY Times]

The Rockefeller Center Greenmarket is back, bringing fresh, local fruits, vegetables, honey, and more to Midtown.
[DNA Info]

A new survey of dining trends concluded that “local” is the “new global” and that “fun dining” is the new “fine dining.”
[Wall Street Journal]

Coffee production in Honduras has now surpassed that in Guatemala, which has been great for the local economy.
[Wall Street Journal]

Many restaurants scoring an A grade from the Health Department are just barely making the mark and could just as easily have scored a B.
[Wall Street Journal]

Meanwhile, one restaurant owner has been arrested for offering an undercover city investigator posing as an inspector a $500 bribe to overlook violations.
[Wall Street Journal]

Have a restaurant tip or other food news? Send it to fork@villagevoice.com.

And follow us on Twitter: @ForkintheRoadVV.