Northern Cafe opens at University Center

Prepare to upgrade your dumpling and noodle game. Legendary Northern Cafe is freshly open in University Town Center. Long-acclaimed throughout L.A. County, the popular eatery chose Irvine for its OC debut.

Northern Cafe’s stellar reputation will attract initial interest, but the kitchen’s proven performance is what turns first-timers into regulars. The epic menu is a deep and wide selection of northern Chinese classics. Hot and cold. Soups and snacks. Noodles of every size drenched in rich broths or pan-sizzled. And, of course, hand-crimped dumplings plump with fresh, intricate and complex fillings, including the much-loved juicy pork.

Owners Lei Li, Yong
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UH Cleveland Medical Center opens Food for Life Market

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center is opening a UH Food for Life Market to provide nutritious foods and education for patients who struggle with access to basic food necessities.

Located in UH’s Bolwell Center at 11100 Euclid Ave., the market is part of a holistic nutrition program that addresses food insecurity and the medical conditions that are impacted by nutrition and access to healthy food, according to a news release. It will be stocked with nutritious foods, including whole grains, dairy, fresh and frozen produce, canned fruits, vegetables and meat products.

“The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, coupled with

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