Review: A Vegetarian Dinner at Black Dog

This weekend Team Lowlife set out for a fun Sunday dinner within walking distance of Union Depot. Our first few choices (Tanpopo, Handsome Hog, Babani’s) were closed. But luckily and unsurprisingly, Black Dog Cafe was open. Once upon a time, Black Dog served tasty but indistinct breakfast plates, sandwiches, pizzas and pastries. The food was … More Review: A Vegetarian Dinner at Black Dog

THE PERILS OF BEING A PEDESTRIAN IN LOWERTOWN (READ THIS WHILE LISTENING TO THE ISLEY BROTHERS’ FOOTSTEPS IN THE DARK)

The sidewalks surrounding the development on 4th and Wacouta have been closed since November 9th, 2016. This closure has been a major inconvenience and safety hazard. The merging of car and foot traffic to a single narrow lane endangers pedestrians and drivers alike – especially given the fact that two exposed Lightrail lanes run down the center of … More THE PERILS OF BEING A PEDESTRIAN IN LOWERTOWN (READ THIS WHILE LISTENING TO THE ISLEY BROTHERS’ FOOTSTEPS IN THE DARK)

Skyway Cheese Curds

Did you know you can buy a box of hot fried cheese curds for $4 in the skyway? We discovered these inside the First Trust Center (5th and Jackson) at a snacks and gifts shop. And if cheese isn’t your thing, they also serve corn dogs, chicken nuggets, onion rings, and fries. My official rating: Flavor: 8/10 … More Skyway Cheese Curds