Fany Gerson and La New Yorkina: “Holy Paletas”!

Our friend Fany Gerson of La New Yorkina, who suffered major losses in Hurricane Sandy, has met her Kickstarter goal, and has received great press to go with it.

NYC Federal Court on Uniforms and Internet Delivery Fees

New York Federal Court clarifies issues concerning employee uniforms and internet delivery service fees. Read the full alert here, courtesy of NYC Hospitality Alliance.

NERBC Kicks off in NYC Today 2/20-2/22

This morning begins the Northeast Regional Barista Championship. The event will be held at Attic Studios in Long Island City, and will give a couple of dozen of the top baristas on the East Coast a chance to compete, possibly earning spots in the national championship in Boston in April.

The event is being hosted by Dallis Bros. Coffee, promising plenty of side parties, opportunities for learning, and delicious coffee through Friday.