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A portrait of Blue Plate Diner owners John Williams and Rima Devitt, above a picture of the chalk sign reading "Thank you for 15 amazing years, 104 St. community" and beside a picture of the patio on Stony Plain Road
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Heartbroken owner of Blue Plate Diner feels community's love

As she prepares to close the Blue Plate Diner for good, owner Rima Devitt can't help but wonder what would have happened if her restaurant hadn't been pushed out of its longtime home on 104 Street.

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Truffle founder Omer Choudhary
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Truffle raises $2.3M to help restaurants go digital

Truffle, which makes cloud-based software for restaurants, has raised a $2.3-million seed round to grow its team and expand across Canada. The round was led by Accelerate Fund III, with participation from Sprout.vc and Birchcliff Partners.

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Arturo Ramirez in the window of El Mero Mero's black taco bus
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El Mero Mero expands from food trucks to restaurant

Mexican food truck El Mero Mero is readying for its expansion to a brick-and-mortar restaurant. Opening on June 30 at 12223 156 St., the storefront is the culmination of two years of continuous growth for a business that opened near the beginning of the pandemic.

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Barto Residence, a bright blue, two-storey building
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Vintage Fork survives pivot, prepares for new home

Restaurant turned online tea shop Vintage Fork is preparing to move into a new brick and mortar location this summer at the Barto Residence.

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Chef Doreen Prei's wild mushroom dish
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Restaurant May opens at the Art Gallery of Alberta

May is the newest restaurant to open at the Art Gallery of Alberta, occupying the space that formerly housed Zinc, which closed permanently last fall.

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Rocky Mountain Ice House
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Restaurants and events prepare for Stage 3

Alberta will move forward with Stage 3 of its Open for Summer Plan on July 1 which will see nearly all restrictions lifted, including the general indoor province-wide mask mandate.

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Rocky Mountain Icehouse patio
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Outdoor dining returns in first stage of Alberta's summer reopening plan

The first stage of Alberta's reopening plan starts June 1, enabling outdoor dining to resume with a maximum of four people per table, made up of one household or two close contacts for those living alone.

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Art Gallery of Alberta
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Prairie Catering takes over food service at the Art Gallery of Alberta

Prairie Catering is now the exclusive provider of food service, events, and facility booking at the Art Gallery of Alberta, according to a news release.

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Sunshine Organic Farm
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Making Edmonton Digital helps businesses get online

Making Edmonton Digital, a partnership between the University of Alberta, City of Edmonton, and Digital Main Street, is helping local businesses create and maintain an engaging online presence.

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