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California Repeals Law Requiring Chefs To Wear Gloves

Gov. Jerry Brown announced Saturday that he’s signed a measure repealing a state law that required restaurant employees to use gloves or utensils to handle food going straight to diners’ plates.

06/28/2014

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Bill To Repeal Law Requiring Restaurant Workers To Use Gloves Approved By State Senate

Many workers in the restaurant industry were up in arms about the law, arguing it would create unnecessary waste of disposable gloves and restrict their work.

06/26/2014

Colbie Caillat (credit: Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)

‘Live in the Vineyard’ Pairs a Weekend Full of Music & Food Festivities

See rock stars like Colbie Caillat & Passenger rub elbows w/ chefs like Michael Chiarello…

04/03/2014

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Bartenders Pouring Political Pressure On Law Requiring Rubber Gloves

The gloves are off for bartenders, bakers and sushi chefs and they hope to keep it that way as state lawmakers are attempting to pass an emergency measure repealing a new state law that requires those who handle raw food to wear disposable gloves and change them between transactions.

02/25/2014

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Narsai David: Is San Francisco Too Expensive For Cooks?

Many are having to move to other rising culinary markets to work on their craft, due to the high cost-of-living and low pay here in the Bay Area.

12/26/2013

SF Chefs 2013

PHOTOS: SF Chefs 2013

Various food & spirits served up inside the Grand Tasting Tent at SF Chefs 2013…

08/05/2013

SF Chefs 2012 Serves Up Fine Foods & Celebrity Chefs

SF Chefs 2012 Serves Up Fine Foods & Celebrity Chefs

A plethora of featured chefs were on hand at the SF Chefs 2012 event in San Francisco’s Union Square…

08/04/2012

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California Foie Gras Ban Nears, Demand Reaches All-Time High

San Francisco diners are gobbling up as much foie gras as they can before the product is banned in the state on July 1.

05/30/2012

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Eye On The Bay: Chef’s Night Off

Ever wonder where top chefs like to eat out when they have a day off? Hosts Thuy Vu and Liam Mayclem join some of the Bay Area’s most notable chefs as they head out to their favorite spots for unwinding and dining.

05/07/2012

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California Lawmakers Won’t Repeal Upcoming Foie Gras Ban

California’s legislative leaders said they will not help a group of chefs who want to overturn a long-planned ban on foie gras that is scheduled to take effect in July.

05/02/2012

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