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Kylie Frame: The face behind Feed the Frontlines Marin

(Courtesy of Kylie Frame)
May 19, 2020
Frame's nonprofit organization raises money to purchase meals from local businesses and donates those meals to essential workers in the area.

Vitality Bowls offers açaí treats and paninis in East Blithedale Shopping Center

Vitality Bowls offers açaí treats and paninis in East Blithedale Shopping Center
October 17, 2019
Vitality Bowls Superfood Cafe, which opened in August in the East Blithedale shopping center, serves açai bowls, smoothies, fresh-pressed juices, cold brew coffee, kombucha on tap, and a few lunch items, such as paninis and salads.

Trader Joe’s virgin

(Tenaya Tremp)
October 17, 2019
Reflections on a lifetime of Trader Joe's deprivation.

Flores: A Taste of Mexico

Flores: A Taste of Mexico
February 6, 2019

Opened in late 2018 in the space previously occupied by P.F. Changs, Flores is a welcome addition to the Corte Madera Town Center. The Mexican restaurant’s second location boasts a similar menu to...

All Wrapped Up

All Wrapped Up
October 18, 2018

Often debated, but never decided: who serves the best Mexican food in Marin? While most people are content having any burrito, a small niche of hardcore Mexican food connoisseurs have found themselves...

A Detailed Analysis of the Hungry Hawk

A Detailed Analysis of the Hungry Hawk
May 4, 2016

Some people hate driving every day to get lunch from places around school. They’re crowded, hectic, and expensive. The Hungry Hawk is a good bang for your buck and is conveniently located on campus,...

The Great Escape – How to Successfully Get Lunch in SF

The Great Escape - How to Successfully Get Lunch in SF
April 8, 2016

You’re with a group of friends, congregating in second period, contemplating what to do for lunch today. “Ah, I got it!,” says one, “I know this great place in the city. We can be in and out in...

Antone’s East Coast Sub Shop: Ideal Location and Taste

Antone’s East Coast Sub Shop: Ideal Location and Taste
March 1, 2016

In the dog-eat-dog food scene of Miller Avenue, Antone’s East Coast Sub Shop has opened its take-out windows at 558 Miller Ave.  A minute walk down the street from the arches, Antone’s is a strong...

This Isn’t The Homeland

by Leo DiPierro
February 2, 2016

Growing up, my idea of authentic Chinese cuisine was categorized based on spice factor, texture, smells, and presentation. These were the elements of my culture that brought me back to my native Hong Kong...

Bowman’s Perspective on Eating in the Library

Bowman’s Perspective on Eating in the Library
December 10, 2015

In light of recent frustration with library policies, librarian Mellisa Bowman sat down with Tandis Shoushtary to comment.   On past work experience: My transition year before Tam, between...

Hostess for the Grossest

Hostess for the Grossest
October 24, 2014

“We’re looking for someone who’s good with people and a solid multi-tasker.” These were the words uttered by John, my new manager, a six-foot tall middle-aged man with extremely white teeth...

Mood-Boosting Study Snacks

Graphic by: Tandis Shoushtary
October 24, 2014

For most of us, food is a go-to stress reliever. It comforts, it soothes, and for a few short moments it helps us forget about the four-page report we put off until the last minute. Here is a collection...

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