Author Archive for William F. Zeman

Councilmembers to Chipotle: Pay Up

Chipotle workers canned over their immigration status have a pair of new champions: D.C. Councilmembers Michael A. Brown and Jim Graham. Responding to the "mass firings" of about 40 employees last week, Brown and Graham sent a letter to Phil Petrilli, Chipotle's regional director for the Northeast. In the letter, Brown and Graham urge Petrilli […]

What Springtime Leafy Greens Are Good for Wet Coughs?

We're in that in-between time seasonally where the hearty root vegetables of late fall and winter eventually give way to the leafy greens of the new spring. While we're still a few weeks from spring's official start, an eager crowd gathered for a seminar last Saturday that was part of the Rooting D.C. 2011 Conference. […]

Chick-fil-A’s Spicy Chicken Biscuit Surprisingly Similar to Its Spicy Sandwich

The Ballston Common Mall's basement-level food court isn't the best place to get excited about something new and spicy, especially when that something is the same spicy chicken, only served at 9 a.m. Young & Hungry, with a freshly printed preview reservation for Chick-fil-A's yet-to-officially debut spicy chicken biscuit in hand, walked up to the […]