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1. Changes keep coming for Capitol Hill’s 15th Ave. E. Following the recent shutterings of North Hill Bakery and Bagel Deli, 22 Doors served its last customers on New Year’s Eve. According to CHS, 22 Doors received warrants for unpaid state taxes for the past four years.
2. Fremont’s The Barrel Thief hosts a Winter Rye Tasting on January 15. The 7:00 pm event includes ten rye samples and six take-home cocktail recipes. Buy tickets here.
3. Chef John Howie hosts a New York-style dinner and auction benefiting Seattle Food Lifeline at SPORT next Wednesday, January 8 at 6:00 pm. The event features tastes from the Big Apple like fresh-baked pretzels and NY-style pizza. Auction items include a football signed by Russell Wilson. $50 tickets are on sale now.
4. Over at the New York Times, Mark Bittman offers up some nice and simple diet resolutions you’ll have a shot at keeping up throughout the year.