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Local Homebrewers and Dr. Gonzo Participate in a Day Dedicated to Teaching Homebrewing

Take the bull by the horns and just brew it! Saturday, November 6, 2010 is the American Homebrewers Association’s (AHA) 12th Annual Learn to Homebrew Day.  Dr…. Read more »

An Interview with Buddy “The Cake Boss” Valastro

By Paul Giorgio Buddy Valastro, aka “The Cake Boss,” is the star of The Learning Channel’s number 1 hit series “The Cake Boss” and recently published a… Read more »


On a sad note, Andrea’s Pizza on Worcester’s Stafford St. has closed after 37 years in business.

Rumor has it.

Rumor has it that Barber’s Crossing is seriously looking at the Boston Billiards property in the Greendale section of Worcester. Boston Billiards has faced severe financial problems… Read more »

News on Shrewsbury Street.

Jeff’s, a Shrewsbury St. landmark for about 20 years, is being sold. The word on the street is that Danny Ha, owner of Shrewsbury St.’s Red Lantern,… Read more »

TPK opens.

The People’s Kitchen operated by the Niche Hospitality Group opened its doors the last week of September with a grand opening party benefitting the pancreatic cancer center… Read more »

Eat slow and chew your food.

The Slow Food Gala benefiting the Worcester Regional Environmental Council will be held Thursday evening, Oct. 14, beginning at 6:30pm. The multi-course dinner will be held at… Read more »

Cooking School Grand Opening.

Culinary Underground School for Home Cooks announced the Grand Opening of their new location at 21 Turnpike Rd/Rte. 9 in Southborough on Sat., Oct. 16th.

Keivan starts laughing.

Viva Bene on Worcester’s Commercial St. recently started a Comedy Club on Saturday nights. Now you can enjoy a laugh with your pasta. Check out their menu… Read more »

Flip Flops.

Al Fresco at 680 Main St. in Holden has changed its name to Flip Flops and has also changed the concept. Owner Nick Viapiano has created a… Read more »

Ceres gets new chef.

Steve Champagne uber chef of the Niche Hospitality Group has taken over the range at Ceres Bistro at the Beechwood Hotel. He takes over from Volker Wagner… Read more »

Big Joe’s finally does it.

After much prodding by customers, Big Joe’s Deli on Worcester’s Shrewsbury St. is finally opening on Saturday nights from 5-11 pm and it will be BYOB. Look… Read more »

Peppercorns’ new concept.

Peppercorns on Worcester’s Park Ave is trying out a new concept under Chef Tomaso Gragiulo. It is called “Hand of the Chef.” Folks can add an element… Read more »

The Firewood Café

The Firewood café is set to open at 224 Chandler St near Park Ave in Worcester. The sign promises BBQ and smoked meats. They have been working… Read more »

Love at First Bite

The Unofficial Twilight Cookbook Guaranteed to Please the Appetites of any Mortal By Leeanne Griffin Fans of “The Office” might remember Kevin Malone’s character making a reference… Read more »