This Pan Is Ready for the Grill

Made In, a company that delivers cookware directly to consumers, has introduced a roomy carbon-steel grilling pan. Toss in cipollini onions, mushroom caps, shrimp, little Red Bliss potatoes or meatballs to pick up the grill’s smoky allure and char. The pan can be used in temperatures up to 1200 degrees Fahrenheit. The stainless steel handle…

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Year-Round Cooking Inspiration From the Berkshires

Profiles of farmers and their farms in Western Massachusetts and other nearby areas fill “The Berkshires Farm Table Cookbook.” Springtime lingers in this simple, approachable book, with an egg on a bed of fava beans, peas, garlic scapes and zucchini; summer shines, in a handsome casserole of eggplant with tomatoes and mozzarella, and a pizza…

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Morgenstern’s Ice Cream Now Ships Nationally

Nick Morgenstern, the high-profile ice cream specialist, with locations on West Houston Street and on Rivington Street in Manhattan, is expanding his footprint nationwide. This week, Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream will be available for shipping to 48 states. (Alaska and Hawaii are excluded.) Pints in classic flavors, like cookies and cream and butter pecan, or…

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Rooms by the Hour for People Weary of Quarantine

Netflix. Peloton. Charmin. These are well-known brands benefiting from the quarantine lifestyle. Here’s one you’ve never heard of: Globe. Its target customer is all of us who are really annoyed with the people we live with. Founded in June 2019 by Emmanuel Bamfo, 30, and Eric Xu, 36, Globe may be thought of as a…

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Coronavirus Vaccine Trial by Moderna Shows Promising Early Results

The first coronavirus vaccine to be tested in people appears to be safe and able to stimulate an immune response against the virus, its manufacturer, Moderna announced on Monday. The findings are based on results from the first eight people who each received two doses of the vaccine, starting in March. Those people, healthy volunteers,…

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Coronavirus Contact Tracing Jobs Are on the Rise

When Jessica Jaramillo calls someone to talk about the coronavirus, she usually starts with something like this: “Hi, my name is Jessica. I’m calling on behalf of the San Francisco Department of Public Health. I’m part of a contact-tracing team, and our job is to reach people who have come into close contact with someone…

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Target Announces New Designer Dress Collection With Cushnie, LoveShackFancy, and Lisa Marie Fernandez

Through its Design For All collaboration series, Target gifted customers two decades worth of designer collaborations featuring the likes of Missoni, Rodarte, Proenza Schouler, and and ranging from kids’ clothes to home goods. Now Target is introducing a new designer collaboration series built entirely around the most important wardrobe staple—the dress. The Designer Dress Collection,…

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Publishers Snap Up Corona Books, From Case Studies to Plague Poetry

At the end of March, Alice Quinn, the former executive director of the Poetry Society of America, emailed 125 poets across the United States, asking if any of them had written verses reflecting on life during a pandemic. Responses flooded in. Forty days later, Ms. Quinn had compiled a book with 85 poems about isolation,…

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This Is the Best Tofu Recipe

Yewande’s the greatest, and that tofu situation is firmly in my running list of top 5 recipes of the year. R.S.V.P., if you would, and come join us on Thursday. (Definitely make the recipe this week so you can thank her in person.) Here’s another great recipe, which Mark Bittman pulled out of the chef…

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