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Day: May 4, 2021

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Maybe you’ve long started your morning with a tall glass of orange juice (and The TODAY Show). Maybe you gulp down some OJ a few times a week post-workout. Maybe you’re freshly squeezing the stuff every other day for a cohort of happy imbibers. Or perhaps you’re a stranger to OJ unless it’s in the context of mimosa.

Well, dear readers, we’re here to sing orange juice’s praises. Especially one incredible side effect of drinking 100% orange juice that has to do with a chemical found in plants called hesperidin.

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Last spring, like many business owners, Junita Flowers was in a jam.

Her cookie business, called Junita’s Jar, produced one of the hit products offered since 2018 at the Seasoned Specialty Food Market in St. Paul. But two other avenues of distribution — corporate meetings and events tied to personal growth and enrichment — were clipped by the stay-home shutdown when the pandemic hit.

And then, when George Floyd was killed in late May at 38th and Chicago in Minneapolis, Flowers lost access to a commercial kitchen in a building at the intersection where she went to produce big orders.

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Ballston Quarter’s Zofia’s Kitchen (4238 Wilson Blvd) is cooking up a limited edition batch of Star Wars-themed snacks, and missing out would be a Wookie mistake.

The restaurant is operating with limited staff but said in a press release that they decided to go all in on “May the Fourth” — a sort of quasi-holiday for Star Wars fans on May 4 rooted in a “May the Force be with you” pun.

“Zofia’s has decided to embrace its inner culinary nerd by going all-out for the International Geek Holiday that is May the Fourth by offering limited edition pierogi made

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A new restaurant is moving into downtown Topeka. But this time it is taking place of a current and existing restaurant.

The Cyrus Hotel will soon be home to Fedeli’s — an Italian restaurant — and take the place of The Weather Room, a restaurant that opened in 2019.

Zackary Oxley, Cyrus Hotel general manager, said the restaurant should be open in May although an exact date hasn’t been set.

Oxley said the transition between The Weather Room and Fedeli’s should be seamless and shouldn’t result in the restaurant closing temporarily.

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Dive Brief:

  • Pepsi today launches Pep’s Place, a virtual restaurant that lets consumers pick their favorite beverage to see suggested food pairings available for ordering and delivery, the company said in a press release. To promote its new offering, the PepsiCo-owned brand is also kicking off the “Better with Pepsi” campaign that includes eight commercials.
  • The virtual restaurant can be found at PepsPlaceRestaurant.com and on food-delivery apps such as DoorDash and GrubHub for the next 30 days. The “beverage-first” experience asks consumers to pick their favorite beverage from a menu to see food recommendations. The list of available beverages
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Ride the Crypto Boom with These 3 Stocks

Some 15% of the American public owns some form of cryptocurrency – and a large part of that group jumped on the bandwagon in the last two years. The digital currencies – Bitcoin is the most famous, but there are scores of others – offer users a distinct set of advantages, based on their blockchain technology. First, the crypto coins are secure – as a digital technology, blockchain is notoriously difficult to break. Second, the coins have the chief attribute of any store of value: scarcity. There is a mathematical limit

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