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Blighted harvest drives olive oil price pressures

BEJA, Portugal - If your favorite bottle of Mediterranean olive oil starts costing more, blame unseasonable European weather - and tiny insects.High spring temperatures, a cool summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-18/blighted-harvest-drives-ol
Be adventurous at Laziza Mediterranean Grill

...the exotic food restaurant of Laziza Mediterranean Grill. It's no ordinary food joint...Nader Khatib, co-owner of Laziza Mediterranean Grill, explained about the restaurant...delicious. The grill serves Greek, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, vegetarian and vegan...

http://augusta.com/eat/laziza-mediterranean-grill
Zoes Kitchen coming to Augusta's Washington Crossing shopping center

A fast-casual Mediterranean chain new to the Augusta market is the latest addition announced for the Washington Crossing shopping center.Construction of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-14/zo-s-kitche
Sid Mullis: Rosemary plants bring holiday scents to the home

...woody shrub that originated in the Mediterranean. The word rosemary is derived from...natively, among the misty hills of the Mediterranean coasts of France, Italy, Spain and...feet in height, and because of its Mediterranean origin, it is naturally drought tolerant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-11-27/rosemary-plants-brin
WWII book details story of 'First SEALS'

...seaborne clandestine missions in the Atlantic, Pacific and Mediterranean theaters of World War II. Their story is told in a book...parachute training, a must for any OSS operator. Once in the Mediterranean Theater, his detachment was assigned to the British Eighth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-13/wwii-book-details-story-first-seals
Tiny Gibraltar faces herculean task against World Cup champion Germany

...Chipolina, 31, spends much of his time patrolling the borders of the sunny British outpost at the entrance of the Mediterranean Sea, where he's tasked with stopping drug smugglers. On Friday, he'll need to stop Thomas Mueller and Toni Kroos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-12/tiny-gibraltar-faces
Pizza Hut's revamp: Curry crusts, balsamic drizzle

...Standard toppings are also being renamed to make them more appealing; black olives, for instance, will be called "Mediterranean black olives" and red onions will be renamed "fresh red onions," although the ingredients are the same.The chain's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-10/pizza-huts-revamp-curry-cr
Beets: An easy-to-grow, year-round vegetable

...garden. VARIETY IN COLOR, SHAPE, FLAVOR: Beets started out as a white-rooted wild plant growing along the shores of the Mediterranean. The plant was used by the ancients mostly for medicinal purposes. Sometime between the first and 16th century, beets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-11-27/beets-easy-grow-year
Laziza Mediterranean Grill food truck begins business at GRU

Laziza Mediterranean Grill is the latest business to jump on the food truck bandwagon, but it has a captive market in Georgia Regents University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-09-30/laziza-medi
Mediterranean vegetables glow with color, nutrition

...TEL-AVIV, Israel - If you were to think of "Mediterranean" vegetables, what comes to mind? Ripe...much as in the sunny countries around the Mediterranean. With the heart-healthy Mediterranean diet receiving so much acclaim these days...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/16/foo_92540.shtml
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