City | 11:15 pm | October 5, 2012 | By Julia Zorthian

Cheese truck challenge claims another winner

Peter Kelly GRD '15 successfully completed the Caseus Cheese Truck Challenge on Friday, demolishing 10 tomato and grilled cheese sandwiches in under an hour.

Pedestrians passing by the Caseus Cheese Truck parked on York Street this afternoon gave Peter Kelly GRD ’15 a wide berth, and understandably so — they saw him demolishing 10 tomato and grilled cheese sandwiches with a look on his face of stern determination and considerable nausea. The folding table and mere two onlookers were »

University | 6:29 pm | October 3, 2012 | By Daniel Stern

Wenzel photo contest returns for a second year

Workers at Alpha Delta Pizza were spotted wearing these new pinnies as they dished up delicious wenzels.

We all know what you’d do for a $7 Wenzel: You’d stagger three blocks in a half-drunken stupor — braving traffic and peer judgment — from Toad’s to Alpha Delta Pizza. But what would you do for just one free Wenzel? What would you do for an entire school year’s worth of free Wenzels? For »

City | 7:36 pm | January 16, 2012 | By Jack Linshi

Alpha Delta workers wearing new pinnies

Workers at Alpha Delta Pizza were spotted wearing these new pinnies as they dished up delicious wenzels.

Workers at Alpha Delta Pizza have a new uniform, and you can too! The wenzel wizzes on Elm Street are now sporting new pinnies that read “Alpha Delta Pizza” on the front, joined by the greek letters alpha, delta and pi. The back features the expressions “wenzel” and “1 button.” Interested patrons can purchase a »

City | 7:57 pm | January 8, 2012 | By Danielle Trubow

Insomnia Cookies opens on Chapel Street

Insomnia Cookies, which specializes in providing desserts into the wee morning hours, is now open on Chapel Street.

Night owls, rejoice — Insomnia Cookies is ready to fill your every gluttonous late-night desire. The delivery chain started at the University of Pennsylvania opened its Chapel Street store last Wednesday. It sells a variety of desserts — nine types of cookies, three jumbo deluxe cookies, cookie cakes, brownies, chocolate milk (yum), ice cream and »

City | 7:25 pm | January 8, 2012 | By Nick Defiesta

Ay! Salsa empties out High Street location

Ay! Salsa had been emptied out as of Sunday afternoon.

Has a food cart won Battle Arepa? ¡Ay! Salsa, a beloved Latin restaurant at 25 High St., appears to have closed its doors. The restaurant’s space was emptied of all equipment, furniture and decoration as of Sunday afternoon, and a phone call to ¡Ay! Salsa’s number went unanswered. A construction worker inside ¡Ay! Salsa’s former »