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PBS Wants YOUR Stories for New Film “Asian Chops”

PBS Wants YOUR Stories for New Film “Asian Chops”

| March 29, 2013 | 2 Comments

PBS is soliciting ideas, characters and locations for a new documentary by filmmaker Grace Lee with the working title “Asian Chops,” that aims to discover the changing landscape of Asian America as seen through a food lens.

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KQED’s Check, Please! at SoMa StrEat Food Park

KQED’s Check, Please! at SoMa StrEat Food Park

| September 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Check, Please! host Leslie Sbrocco takes it to the streets to promote season 7, making the rounds of the food trucks at the Soma StrEat Food Park on Friday.

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Toast To The End Of The Dry Days At Cal Academy’s Prohibition NightLife

Toast To The End Of The Dry Days At Cal Academy’s Prohibition NightLife

| September 21, 2011 | 0 Comments

Celebrate the prohibition era with a sneak preview of Ken Burns’ new documentary and wine tasting at Cal Academy NightLife.

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Tropisueno, Bobo’s, Pisces

Check, Please! Bay Area: Tropisueno, Bobo’s, Pisces

| November 11, 2010 | 1 Comment

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5: episode 12 airs Thursday November 11 at 7:30pm on KQED TV 9HD. The twelfth episode of the season features these restaurants: Tropisueno Mexican Kitchen (San Francisco), Bobo’s (San Francisco) and Pisces California Cuisine (San Francisco).

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Check, Please! Bay Area: Sichuan Fortune House, Manor Coffee Shop, L’Ardoise Bistro

Check, Please! Bay Area: Sichuan Fortune House, Manor Coffee Shop, L’Ardoise Bistro

| October 28, 2010 | 1 Comment

The tenth episode of the season features these restaurants: Sichuan Fortune House (Pleasant Hill), Manor Coffee Shop (San Francisco) and L’Ardoise Bistro (San Francisco).

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Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5! Apply to be a guest reviewer.

Check, Please! Bay Area Season 5! Apply to be a guest reviewer.

| January 16, 2010 | 2 Comments

KQED is seeking guests for Season 5 of Check, Please! Bay Area. Potential reviewers who would like to tell the Bay Area about their favorite local eatery–anything from a four-star destination to your local cafe or street food from a traveling truck–are encouraged to complete the online application. Applications must be received by Thursday, January 21, 2010.

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Health Dialogues: Back to School, Childhood Nutrition

Health Dialogues: Back to School, Childhood Nutrition

| September 18, 2008 | 0 Comments

It’s time for kids to go back to school, but what are they eating? The foods children consume now can adversely affect their future health, particularly their risk of developing obesity, diabetes, and heart disease. Join the September edition of Health Dialogues as we examine childhood nutrition — in the busy home, in the lunchroom and in the lunchbox.

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