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No dates on sliced deli meats, expired baby formula for sale: Cumberland County restaurant inspections, April 30-May 6

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture oversees restaurant inspections in the state. Inspection reports are 'snapshots' of the day and time the inspections took place. In many cases, violations are corrected on site prior to the inspector leaving.PennLive MISENOS PIZZA1225 RITNER HIGHWAY, CARLISLERegular inspection - out of complianceSliced deli meats and cheeses in the walk-in cooler not being date marked (repeat violation). The person in charge does not demonstrate adequate knowledge of...

Health Department Inspections

Health Department Inspections is a regular listing of inspections conducted in Surry County establishments by North Carolina health officials. The listing includes restaurants, schools, day care facilities, adult care and other facilities. The listings give the health inspector score, if applicable, along with the text of their findings in their words.D and J Galaxy Market meat market, 1810 Westfield Rd., Mount Airy. Inspected Jan. 24, score 94.5. Violations: 1) PIC present, Demonstration –...

The Best Pepper Mills

[Photographs: Vicky Wasik]Shake a tin of ground pepper and it will coat your food with a dusting of black flecks—but in reality, this pre-ground stuff only looks the part. To take advantage of pepper's throat-tingling heat and complex layers of warm and funky flavor, you'll need to grind it on the spot. That's because pepper's volatile aromatic molecules rapidly waft away once the pepper is ground, never to return. Sounds simple enough, right? But quickly cranking out uniform shards of...

Trump Widens Rift With Congress as Critical Showdowns Loom

WASHINGTON — President Trump has widened an extraordinary rift with his own party, as he threatened a government shutdown over his long-promised border wall and attacked key lawmakers whose votes he needs heading into a crucial legislative period.The escalating tensions between the Republican president and the Republican Congress endanger delicate negotiations in the coming weeks to overhaul the tax system, keep the government running and avoid a costly default on the country’s debt. They are...