Four Michelin star chefs sweep into town this fall. Here’s how you get in on the action.

cusineFour Michelin star chefs sweep into town this fall. Here’s how you get in on the action.
Color us excited! This fall, from August to November, Le Royal Méridien Shanghai presents the “Dressed Up 2016” Michelin Dining Experience, an extraordinary culinary event that will take you on a spectacular gastronomic journey. They’re bringing four …
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Chefs are temperamental
Mark Poynton is aware of the irony of coming to India to cook curry for us. The chef patron of the award winning Alimentum restaurant in Cambridge, was in Bengaluru for the Taste of Britain Curry Festival at ITC Windsor Bengaluru. Over a meal of blue …
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Davidoff Chefs Edition
In February, Davidoff hosted its annual Tour Gastronomique in the Dominican Republic for the first time in the event’s history. Historically taking place at locations around Europe, the event features the collaboration of Davidoff and famous chefs in …
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East Haven’s Fall Festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary with new president

musicEast Haven’s Fall Festival will celebrate its 25th anniversary with new president
This year, festival entertainment planner Mark Gravino booked 1970s R&B vocal group The Spinners to headline … rendition of “Working My Way Back to You.” The band fits the “oldies-oriented” theme music the festival has brought in throughout …
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Summer concerts held at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater
A mixed bag of Creole Soul, Swamp Funk, and Bayou Boogie, the VooDUDES incorporate elements of R&B, boogie-woogie … The Cameos are a talented 8-piece Oldies Harmony group who create and perform their own unique renditions of the most popular songs …
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15 of the best Motown songs you’ve likely never heard
There are Motown songs that everyone knows the words to, the songs you can always depend to stumble upon on oldies stations while scanning the … Though “Whole Lot of Shakin’ ” reached No. 20 on Billboard’s R&B charts, it stumbled – compared with …
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Could you fall in love with robot Sophia?

trendCould you fall in love with robot Sophia?
Humanlike robots may seem creepy, but some roboticists are betting they are the key to unlocking a future in which humans and superintelligent computers coexist, work alongside each other and even develop relationships. Two teams working to develop the …
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Automated Robots for the Factory Floor
Founded seven years ago during a robotics competition at the University of Waterloo, Clearpath has focused primarily on automating the “world’s dullest, dirtiest and deadliest jobs,” first in military and defense. That focus has changed, however …
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Robo-Recycling: Apple’s Liam Robot Is Ready to Take Your iPhone Apart
Before turning to the expected round of product announcements at today’s Apple event, held at the company’s campus in Cupertino, Calif., Apple introduced a technical development that won’t be a product anytime soon: Liam, the recycling robot. Lisa …
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Flor de Toloache, the all-female mariachi band that will make you fall in love

musicFlor de Toloache, the all-female mariachi band that will make you fall in love
New York – When you think mariachi music, the imagery is universal: older Mexican men, ornate uniforms, big sombreros and even bigger beards, belting songs of love and rancor to their hearts content. But Flor de Toloache’s is mariachi like you’ve never …
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Youngsters learn about Hispanic heritage in Mariachi workshops
Children and teens who crowded into the library at Central High School picked up more than just musical notes at Mariachi workshops held recently in the Valley. “That’s what I come for the most, to see them not only learn, but to appreciate what we …
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Eat, Drink, and Be Mariachi
Screen Shot 2015-10-22 at 2.46.24 PM If you’ve kept up with and sampled all the cocktails I’ve featured in this space, then it’s a good bet that you like to indulge. And if that’s true, today’s post will really interest you. Last Sunday, I popped into …
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2015 TWMX Fall Classic | Sunrise MX

sport2015 TWMX Fall Classic | Sunrise MX
Former professional Supercross and motocross racer, Jeff Alessi made his presence felt with a total of three moto wins. The former Motoconcepts rider took home the overall in Pro-Open with a two moto sweep and a second overall in 450 Pro finishing just …
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Grant at Glen Helen this weekend, but motocross future remains unclear
As it turned out, Grant was signed by Monster Energy Kawasaki to complete the remainder of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series when Wil Hahn was sidelined by an injury. Grant rode exceptionally well, achieving 10 top-10 finishes, and finished 13th …
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All About Andrew Short’s WP AER Fork
When Andrew Short’s BTO Sports KTM bike was wheeled out of the team trailer at the 2014 Monster Energy Cup, it was unlike any other 450 SX-F in the United States thanks to the WP air fork mounted on the front-end. The European suspension company …
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Top 5 Fall Comedy Picks

trendTop 5 Fall Comedy Picks
Once called the future of comedy by Jay Leno, Cameron Esposito was named Comedian of the Year by Consequence of Sound, crowned No. 1 Funny Woman to Watch by Cosmopolitan and hosted a Rolling Stone “Best Comedy Podcasts Right Now” podcast …
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NBC Previews Friday Comedy Lineup With Mark-Paul Gosselaar, ‘Undateable’ Cast
Opening up the fest at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills was the new comedy Truth Be Told, a semi-autobiographical sitcom from Growing Up Fisher creator DJ Nash starring Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Vanessa Lachey, and Undateable, the Bill …
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Madison Family to Host Comedy Fundraiser
On Saturday, September 26, the Conroy Family of Madison will present the 3rd Annual Laugh Out Loud: Comedy for a Cause fundraiser to benefit the Greater Morris Area Walk Now for Autism Speaks. The Conroys’ son, Jackson, who is ten years old, was …
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