- In the Bay Area, we've lost Julie Kaufmann and Carolyn Jung at the San Jose Mercury News. Just last week, Merc restaurant critic Aleta Watson decided to retire. At the Contra Costa Times, food editor and restaurant critic Nicholas Boer was part of that paper's downsizing.
Friday, September 5, 2008
Bay Area food reporters on the chopping block
Chronicle restaurant reviewer and executive food and wine editor Michael Bauer says cut backs at newspapers have reached the food section:
Posted by San Francisco Peninsula Press Club at 12:28 AM