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Archive for June, 2011

Vegan Recipes from Squire White’s Restaurant featured in the InCity Times

The recent issue of InCity Times has a vegan story on the cover. Sweet! “Try Chef Joey’s yummy vegan/vegetarian recipes” is right there on front page. Inside there is a good article about how eating less meat can improve your health. There are 3 vegan recipes: grilled veggies, lentil meatballs, Joey’s favorite vegan tomato sauce. [...]

June 25, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: Misc  No Comments

We’ve had some website problems, but they’re fixed now. Right?

Hi everyone, we’ve had some reports come in about our site having some problems. Some browsers were reporting that VegWorcester was a spam site or something. It should be fixed now. But we need your help. Could you give a quick check in your browser and leave a comment here if you’re still experiencing any [...]

June 22, 2011   Posted in: Misc  4 Comments

VegWorcester General Interest Meeting Tomorrow at 7pm

Tomorrow at 7pm at the Artichoke Food Coop (800 Main St), we’re having our monthly general meeting. If you can’t usually make meetings or are new to VegWorcester, this is a good chance to come out to meet us and get involved. We’ll talk about the projects we’re working on and how people can volunteer [...]

June 20, 2011   Posted in: Artichoke Food Cooperative, Events  No Comments

“Meatless Mondays Catch On, Even With Carnivores”, says the New York Times

The New York Times published a great piece on the national effort for Meatless Mondays. They say it’s going veg once-a-week is getting popular and they use Aspen, Colorado as their example. From Meatless Mondays Catch On, Even With Carnivores the NYT: “It’s very interesting, but for some reason when people come to Aspen, they [...]

June 17, 2011   Posted in: News  No Comments

Daiya’s New Cheesy Vegan Pepperjack Shreds

Daiya won the VegNews 2010 Veggie Award for Best Vegan Cheese for thier tasty and melty Mozzerella and Cheddar flavored vegan “cheese” shreds, and now they’ve got a new flavor: Pepperjack! The Living Earth on Park Ave. in Worcester carries all three flavors, including the new Pepperjack style shreds. Whole Foods in Framingham does not [...]

June 8, 2011   Posted in: Misc  No Comments

Farm Fest @ Maple Farm Sanctuary 2011 (Video)

This past Sunday, Maple Farm Sanctuary in Mendon, MA hosted Farm Fest, a festival-fundraiser and celebration where the rescued animals are the stars for the day. The purpose of the event was to raise awareness and money to help provide veterinary care, housing, food , and a peaceful life for the animal residents, who have [...]

June 7, 2011  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Activism, Animal Rights, Events, Veg Advocacy  No Comments

Loving Hut Buffet this Saturday, June 11 [Event]

This Sunday from noon-5pm Loving Hut is having their monthly vegan buffet fundraiser for VegWorcester. $10 all you can eat. 10% is donated to VegWorcester. Want to meet some VegWorcester volunteers? Join us from noon-1:30 at the center table. Come with friends or on your own. Here’s the facebook event:

June 6, 2011   Posted in: Buddha Hut, Events  2 Comments

Want to ride your bike to Maple Farm Sanctuary’s Farm Fest? [Event]

Maple Farm’s Farm Fest is coming up this Sunday from noon-5pm. It’s going to be a blast. Since Mendon is only 20 miles outside of Worcester, a group of us are going to bike out there. The bike trip is leaving from the Turtleboy statue at the corner of Franklin St & Front St (map) [...]

June 2, 2011   Posted in: Animal Rights, Events  4 Comments