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Cafe brings organic food, house-baked pastries to Northridge

Patio seating in the front of Humble Bee Bakery and Cafe on the corner of Saticoy Street and Louise Ave. Photo credit: Genna Gold

Genna Gold

February 10, 2016

Tucked away in an inconspicuous strip mall off of Saticoy Street and Louise Avenue is Humble Bee Bakery & Cafe. Although the location is just as humble and quaint as the name lends to, the delicious menu and atmosphere created by owner Susan Rigali and son Jim Ponanno is worth bragging about. ...

Farmers market to return in the second week of semester

Associated Students President Tiffany Zaich, and Vice President Talar Alexanian, meet with each vendor at the first Farmers Market of the semester hosted by A.S. The Farmers Market which is often held every Tuesday was not on campus the first week of school this Spring semester. (File Photo / Matthew Delgado / The Sundial)

Amanda Reveles

February 1, 2016

On Tuesday morning, many students on campus noticed something important was missing; the weekly Farmers Market.CSUN engineering major Gloria Jasso, immediately noticed that the market was missing last Tuesday."I was always used to going to it between my classes last year," Jasso said. "I'm glad it wasn't ...

Family tradition at Brent’s Deli

View of the inside of Brent's Deli located on Parthenia Street in Northridge

Roza Asgharzadeh

November 13, 2015 Brent’s Deli is an good option for CSUN students to enjoy a lunch or Matzo ball soup on chilly winter nights. Located in a plaza on Parthenia Street in Northridge, this restaurant was bought in 1967 by...

Food Column: Dinner with the White Rabbit

Roza Asgharzadeh/ The Sundial

Roza Asgharzadeh

September 2, 2015 If there’s one thing you will find in the valley, with the exception of an extreme temperature difference, is the diverse food scene. This week's recognized restaurant for bringing gastronomic flare to...

The case for vegan cuisine

The case for vegan cuisine

Aiyi Kang

March 19, 2015

Here are four reasons why a vegetarian diet is good for your health and the health of the planet: To Help Your Heart Limit the meat-eating and you'll be reducing your likelihood for heart disease, the leading cause of death in women. Fatty red meats and processed meats are high in saturated fat, whic...

Where to get festive for St. Patrick’s Day

Kurt Strazdins color illustration three-leaf clovers with words

Cicely Chisholm

March 17, 2015

Even though St. Patrick’s Day is on a Tuesday, there are plenty of places in the area that will offer lots of alcohol, lots of dancing and lots of mischief. Here are some things you can do in case you’re thinking of going out and want the most out of the money you’ll drop that night. Just be sure...

Get your free ice cream from Dairy Queen

Get your free ice cream from Dairy Queen

Cicely Chisholm

March 16, 2015

In an effort to liven up a Monday, Dairy Queen is giving away a small soft-serve vanilla cone today during regular business hours at participating locations. The Mid-West based company is celebrating its 75th anniversary in style by treating its customers and giving back to the community. Like mos...

Put some magic in your morning with ‘Fairy Toast’

Put some magic in your morning with 'Fairy Toast'

Madeline Sensibile

March 5, 2015

Breakfast is my absolute favorite meal of the day, which has changed since I was a wee lass. I am always craving something sweet before school starts, but never know what to make. This week, instead of sharing a dinner recipe with you, I'll be sharing my newfound recipe for Fairy Toast for this installment...

Where to get your free pancakes at IHOP

Where to get your free pancakes at IHOP

Brooke Holland

March 3, 2015

Pancake lovers, listen up. Today is Free Pancake Day. The famous breakfast chain, The International House of Pancakes (IHOP), is giving away a free short stack of original buttermilk pancakes to customers from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on March 3. The restaurant will give away one stack per customer, while...

Taking advantage of the farmer’s market

(Cladellain Kae David / Photo Editor)

Cicely Chisholm

February 26, 2015

On this week's Dinner Thyme, we're going to show you three recipes you can make with the ingredients available at the Associated Student's farmer's market. It's now easier to buy fresh produce and ingredients. What used to require a drive or long walk to the nearest grocery store is now just a short...

Genfoodtrication: The Pie Hole

Photo credit: Jessica Hernandez

Jessica Castellanos

February 19, 2015

This week of Dinner Thyme we're going over a common trend in some Los Angeles neighborhoods. Fleeting are the days of buying a hot cinnamon covered churro off the cart vendor on York Boulevard in Highland Park. People may find themselves surrounded by a vegan, gluten free pizza shop. Gentrification...

Finding the perfect brew for your food

(Matthew Delgado / Staff Photographer)


February 17, 2015

Most things in life are about balance; trying to find someone or something that compliments our attributes. The same could be said about beer. When you're drinking a beer while eating, you want it to pair well with whatever you happen to be eating. Light Food If you pair a beer and meal that do...

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