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The Vegetarian Option: Koreatown's Cho Dang Gol Specializes in Fresh Homemade Tofu

<b>Cho Dang Gol</b> is a perennially popular K-Town restaurant that's lauded for its homemade tofu: soft, milky white curd made daily and served up in a variety of dishes. As you might expect of a restaurant that devotes much of its menu to bean curd, Cho Dang Gol offers an array of vegetarian choices.<p>The …

The Vegetarian Option: Turkish Vegetables at the Upper East Side's Agora

As a Brooklynite, I don't spend much time on the Upper East Side. It's easy to give the neighborhood the short shrift, but it's not like locals there are starving. Case in point: <b>Agora</b>, a Turkish restaurant popular with many that has a wealth of vegetarian options.<p>I had a good feeling about the …

The FDA Doesn't Want Chickens To Explore The Great Outdoors

Organic egg farmers are divided in their reaction to a new FDA proposal that's intended to reduce the risk of salmonella infection among free-roaming chickens. They even disagree about what the document, called "Guidance for Industry," actually requires.<p>On the face of it, the document seems to …

Apple’s iPhone 4 Drives Global Growth: Here’s What It Means For A New, Low-Cost iPhone Model

Apple is cashing in big on three-year old tech, according to its earnings results last night. As the Wall Street Journal points out, it’s seeing the iPhone 4 leading to big growth in markets like India, and buttressing Apple’s fortunes against low-cost devices based on competing mobile platforms …

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The Vegetarian Option: Sophisticated Greek at Pylos in the East Village

Despite the incredible diversity of the restaurant scene in New York, we tend to characterize its neighborhoods by cuisine: Indian in Jackson Heights; Mexican in Sunset Park; Greek in Astoria. In the past, when the city was really a collection of small towns settled by different immigrant …

The Vegetarian Option: Lincoln Station's Sandwiches and Salads, from the Al Di La Team

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>I've long been a fan of al di la, the Park Slope institution that's beloved for its hearty, sophisticated Italian dishes. So it was with interest that I followed the restaurant's team to its second venture, Bar Corvo, when it …

How to Stick to a Vegetarian or Vegan Diet When It's Not on the Menu

I firmly believe that vegetarians and vegans should never have to relegate themselves to ordering a meager salad when dining out. A healthy …

The Vegetarian Option: Vegetable Curries and More at Brooklyn's Bombay Masala

Takeout Indian joints are about as risky as takeout Chinese: you might end up with a delicately-spiced, not-too-greasy meal when you visit one, but more than likely what you'll get is beat-up, overcooked rice/vegetables/what-have-you drowning in orange-colored oil. I suppose it's just the nature of …

The Vegetarian Option: Hearty but Subtle Japanese at Midtown's Menchanko-Tei

With its emphasis on noodles, rice, tofu and lots and lots of vegetables, Japanese is one of the great vegetarian-friendly cuisines. In contrast to others like Vietnamese and Thai, styles that stand out for their use of bright herbs and firey-hot chiles, Japanese food relies on a stripped-down set …

Enough subsidizing CEOs’ insane salaries!

Part of our income taxes helps pay for sky-high executive compensation, and it needs to stop. Now<p>Almost everyone knows CEO pay is out of control. It surged 16 percent at big companies last year, and the typical CEO raked in $15.1 million, according to the New York Times.<p>Meanwhile, the median wage …