A round-up of tasty morsels from Valley food blogs. Chow Bella contributor Carrie Wheeler shared on her personal blog Cracking Good this great picture of Chris Bianco's canned tomatoes. Bianco worked with canner Rob DiNapoli to preserve these beauties. Not surprisingly gorgeous packaging. Carrie ... More >>
By Michele Laudig Yes, it's true. The team behind Urban Campfire is at odds over the future of the business. According to co-owner Robert Stempkowski, his business partner Stephen Wolff's vision for the Tempe restaurant is so different from the original concept that Stempkowski says he "can't part ... More >>
Now that Urban Campfire owners Robert Stempkowski and Stephen Wolff have prevailed in the civil suit that's been sapping so much of their time, energy, and cash, they're "celebrating" by finally moving forward with some much-needed renovations to the property. "The consensus rap has just been the ... More >>
After rumors of Urban Campfire's possible closing, and after all the drama that owners Robert Stempkowski and Stephen Wolff went though over getting a liquor license for their tiny Tempe barbecue joint, now there's good news about the lawsuit they filed against the Greasy Tony's folks, who used to o ... More >>
Bureaucratic bumbling leaves two Tempe restaurateurs high and . . . dry
Letters from the week of September 8, 2005
Brash bartender feeds restaurant rumor mill
Foodline.com strings freelancers along.