Here’s How to Eat Healthy at the Fair and Not Be Sad

Susan S. Johnson
Last week, just in time for opening day on Friday, the State Fair of Texas published a list of keto and Whole 30 food available at the fair. Finally, Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson can stop hollering for his keto map.

The fair also compiled lists of foods for vegetarians and vegans as well as gluten-free options and other healthier choices.

Those lists are extensive, but they don’t come with a map. It’s easy to ask where a location is at any Hospitality Center on the fairgrounds but since we think eating at the fair shouldn’t ever make anyone sad, we’ve

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Eating healthfully at State Fair of Texas? 18 keto, gluten-free, Whole30 and vegan ideas

Susan S. Johnson

If you’ve looked at any of the mouthwatering photos of the food at the State Fair of Texas this year, it’s pretty apparent that the focus here is not on healthy eating. But, there are plenty of keto, gluten-free, Whole30 and vegan options if you know where to look.

In fact, Dallas mayor Eric Johnson admitted he’s “going to need some help here” with his keto diet, and the State Fair of Texas immediately offered him a list of compliant foods.

Find the fair’s full lists of keto, Whole30, gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options on bigtex.com. Below are some

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Business Journal: Sears Is Closing In Arden Fair Mall. What’s Next? It’s Still Unclear

Susan S. Johnson

It didn’t come as a surprise, but Arden Fair mall confirmed this week that Sears will permanently close in April. 

While department stores have been struggling for years, the coronavirus pandemic has heightened their challenges. Last year the mall lost Nordstrom, another large anchor store.

The listing for the Sears space is still active, and it appears that Arden Fair representatives have their eye on redevelopment. In their announcement, they said the closure of Sears could be a launching point for the future of the Sacramento mall.

Sacramento Business Journal Digital Editor Sonya Sorich joined CapRadio’s Mike Hagerty to discuss

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Westfield Valley Fair Teams With Kitchen United

Susan S. Johnson

Westfield Valley Fair, a shopping center in Silicon Valley, is partnering with Kitchen United, a ghost kitchen company, to deliver a streamlined, multi-restaurant ordering solution.

“Our partnership with Kitchen United introduces a new and convenient way for guests to experience their favorite food items on the go, while also driving increased revenue to our restaurant partners,” said Kate Diefenderfer, director of marketing for Westfield Valley Fair, in a statement.

“With the flexibility to place one order with multiple restaurants simultaneously, regardless of location, restaurants have the ability to capitalize on

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