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Beach Town's Ban Prompts Battle Over Shaved Ice

FOOD/DRINK | By Jennifer McDermott | Tuesday Jul 29, 2014
A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accidents.

Classes Aim to Promote Healthy Eating Through Ethnic Cuisine

FOOD/DRINK | By Jay Reeves | Jul 28
Aimed at blacks but open to anyone, the "Taste of African Heritage" classes are sponsored by the Boston-based nonprofit Oldways, which promotes healthier eating through traditional foods.

Healthy Eating Made Fun :: Four Blogs (and Chefs) You Should Know

FOOD/DRINK | By Mike Halterman | Jul 27
Into healthy eating? Want to be? There's a wealth (and a Horn 'o' Plenty) of delicious cooking tips out there. Here's a quick guide to get you started...

After-Dinner Decadence :: Three Drinks, Four Desserts

FOOD/DRINK | By Mike Halterman | Jul 26
I have a sweet tooth and I love trying new shots and cocktails at the bar. So take it from me, there are some drinks and eats I would have every day if I had my way!

The hamburger bandits

Naked Hunks Steal 60 Hamburgers From Florida Restaurant

FOOD/DRINK | By Jason St. Amand | Jul 25
Two naked college-age men, and a third who was wearing his underwear, were caught on surveillance footage breaking into a Florida restaurant Sunday, stealing 60 hamburgers.

Interview with Chef Art Smith

FOOD/DRINK | By Mike Halterman | Jul 25
Art Smith, executive chef to the stars, is a celebrity in his own right. He won't see it that way if you ask him; he'll be quick to tell you that he's just a normal guy from north Florida. His reputation precedes him, however.

In the Spirit: It's a Win with Gin

FOOD/DRINK | By Kristen Siebecker | Jul 25
The latest in our series on spirits and mixology tackles the ori"gins" of gin. Considered the world's first flavored vodka, we've picked our favorites and scouted out the best gin bars in the country.

Cleveland, Ohio, plays host to Gay Games 9: August 9-16, 2014.

Acquiring a Taste for Cleveland During Gay Games 9

FOOD/DRINK | By Sarah Jaquay | Jul 24
Heading to Cleveland for Gay Games 9? We hope you arrive with an appetite. EDGE's local correspondent offers insider tips on the city's best bites.

Michael Anderson, left, operates his popular hot dog stand.

Go for the Food: Anchorage, Alaska

FOOD/DRINK | By Rachel D'Oro | Jul 23
There's no shortage of hot dog stands hawking that spicy, oh-so-Alaska treat, the reindeer dog, in downtown Anchorage. But only one of them has consistently long lines.

Shawarma Grill House in Copenhagen.

Go for the Food: Shwarma in Copenhagen

FOOD/DRINK | By Amir Bibawy | Jul 22
Don't tell the folks over at avant-garde eateries Noma and Geranium, but for many visitors to Denmark's capital, the biggest culinary sensation isn't Nordic fusion.

Once a Niche, Local Foods Become a Big Business

FOOD/DRINK | By Mary Clare Jalonick | Jul 21
Once a niche business, locally grown foods aren't just for farmers markets anymore.