Next Week Is Meat Week in NYC; Cantaloupes Now Officially Deadliest Food Poisoning Outbreak in U.S. History


In Occupy Wall Street news today, food vendors have returned to their Wall Street locations now that police have removed some of the barricades.

When Le Cirque opened recently in New Delhi, they did so with some menu modifications. (Spoiler alert: Indians prefer Italian to French.)
[Wall Street Journal]

It will be a carnivore’s delight: Starting next Monday, “Meat Week” will showcase organic, locally raised meat at venues throughout Manhattan.
[NY Times]

The death toll from tainted cantaloupes is now at 29, making it the deadliest food-borne outbreak in this country.
[ABC News]

Despite 61 percent of Staten Islanders having trouble affording food, food banks have seen donations slow to a trickle.