Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise $500,000

Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise 0,000
Traditionally, the Beacon Day Center’s annual “Come to the Table” dinner begins with an al fresco reception in the downtown homeless shelter’s garden. And though Thursday’s rain forced the much-anticipated cocktail hour and amuse bouche hour indoors, the …
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Chefs Rally Against Foie Gras Ban
Politicians and chefs are squaring off as a state law prepares to start. A French delicacy is serving up a debate between some of California’s most high-powered chefs and politicians. The days of foie gras are numbered in the Golden State. Come July 1 …
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CHEFS Catalog Closing
A longtime business in Colorado Springs is shutting its doors. More than 150 people will soon be out of jobs. Employees At CHEFS Catalog tell 11 News they found out about it in a meeting Friday. They say they were shocked and upset to hear the news.
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DJ Champion bounces back from cancer scare, headlines Quebec symphony “rave” concert

DJ Champion bounces back from cancer scare, headlines Quebec symphony “rave” concert
Music lovers know Maxime Morin by his stage names, Champion and DJ Champion. But contrary to what those monikers suggest, Morin – whose live band tours as “Champion et ses G Strings” – really is quite a down-to-earth guy. “The media is always …
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Cereal Killer cafe is hosting a morning rave fuelled by niche milk and Pop Tarts
Imagine if you could have a word with your 80s self about what life would look like in 2015. Back then, Mr Motivator was the go-to guy for a wake-up workout and the only milk on offer was from a cow. Yeah, screw you, 80s. Now we live in a brave new world …
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Lone’s “DJ-Kicks” Mix is a Showcase For His Wide-Ranging Tastes
Back in February, Lone—the Nottingham-native producer born Matt Cutler best known for his fluorescent-hued house and neo-rave tunes on albums like Galaxy Garden (2012) and Levitate (2016)—put together a 50-minute set for the Feel My Bicep podcast.
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U2 bassist’s aide found guilty of stealing from him

U2 bassist’s aide found guilty of stealing from him
DUBLIN (Reuters) – A former personal assistant to U2 bassist Adam Clayton was found guilty on Friday of stealing 2.8 million euros ($ 3.5 million) from the musician to fund a lavish lifestyle. Carol Hawkins, 48, from Dublin, was convicted in a unanimous …
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Deftones Bassists Starts To Emerge From Coma
Chi Cheng, bassist of the American alternative metal band, The Deftones, has shown signs that he is emerging from his three and a half year coma. The indecent, which occurred on the 4th November 2008, was a great shock to the fans and band, who released …
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Former Rolling Stones bassist’s cars sell for £82,000 at Goodwood
Two cars owned by former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman sold for more than £82,000 at auction in West Sussex. A 1971 Citroen Maserati SM fetched £61,980 and a 1966 Mercedes-Benz 250 S went for £20,700, both including buyers’ premium, at the Bonhams …
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IndyCar IT: Data protection tips from race engineers

IndyCar IT: Data protection tips from race engineers
There’s a lot riding, literally, on the decisions Jim Foley makes. An assistant engineer with Rahal Letterman Racing, Foley and his fellow technicians are responsible for collecting critical metrics from the three racecars the team fields in the Indy …
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INTERACTIVE: NASCAR vs. IndyCar
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INDIANAPOLIS — Ruled out of racing indefinitely, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe thanked the “heroes” who helped him after his frightening crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and his doctor said Monday that the accident had left the popular Canadian in …
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2017 Design Trends: Predictions from Top Creatives

2017 Design Trends: Predictions from Top Creatives
2016 is finally coming to a close, and what an interesting year it has been. From surprising elections and terribly sad deaths, to incredible music and impressive changes in technology—it’s been a year that will definitely be written about in history …
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Infographic: The Top Four Cybercrime Trends Are…
Share Infographic: The Top Four Cybercrime Trends Are… on Twitter Share Infographic: The Top Four Cybercrime Trends Are… on Facebook Share Infographic: The Top Four Cybercrime Trends Are… on LinkedIn Email Security Intelligence: Infographic: The Top …
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5 Big Mobile Design Trends of 2015
I remember the predictions like this back in the late 2000’s. They sounded a little outlandish at the time, but it’s 2015 and the predictions were right, kids! In fact, Comscore had us passing the ‘tipping point’ early last year. While it no doubt …
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The last word of French cuisine — from a French chef

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My blog last week, “Where have all the French chefs gone?” about the lack of really good French restaurants in the Bay Area, brought an interesting response from Aurélien Crosato, a French chef who worked briefly at Fringale in 2009. Crosato, who …
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100 French Food/Drink Words and Phrases
If only your 10th grade French teacher had taught you what you really need to know — impressing that special someone at the restaurant where you’re maxing out your credit card. Don’t let that stop you though, because what they say is true: France is …
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French food festival in Israel
French cuisine is on the menu at 20 restaurants and four bakeries around Israel this week as the fourth edition of the ‘So French, So Good‘ culinary festival gets underway. Local chefs and pastry chefs in Tel Aviv, Haifa, Jerusalem, Beersheva, Acre …
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Where Did Reggae Music Come From?

reggaeWhere Did Reggae Music Come From?
Reggae developed in the mid-20th Century in Jamaica, heavily influenced by traditional mento folk music, as well as blues and jazz from the United States. A monument dedicated to Bob Marley, one of the most well-known Reggae artists of all time, in …
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INTERVIEW: Rebelution’s Eric Rachmany on his reggae influences and big summer tour
This summer, the rock-reggae group Rebelution will headline an outdoor concert tour with Matisyahu, Collie Buddz and Zion I. The Santa Monica band, featuring Eric Rachmany on vocals/guitar, Rory Carey on keyboards, Marley D. Williams on bass and Wesley …
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Shaggy’s Top Reggae Tracks
It is an amazing fusion record because you’ve got the reggae feel, but it had the ability to capture an international audience and still give that same energy. Jimmy Cliff is an icon in the reggae game and it’s such a classic song that lasts to this …
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Bangkok: Recipes and Stories from the Heart of Thailand

Bangkok: Recipes and Stories from the Heart of Thailand
But I’ll say it anyway, because you need to know this. Unlike Simple Thai Food which was written with the goal of easing those new to Thai cooking into the traditional dishes of Thailand one easy, or relatively easy, dish at a time, Bangkok was written …
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Masters Of Modern Thai Cuisine Coca Set To Open Stylish New Flagship Restaurant In Hanoi Vietnam
In line with its mission to offer a the best in contemporary, affordable Asian cuisine to diners in cities across Asia, COCA Restaurants will open a flagship 4-story restaurant in the Phuong Thanh Cong mixed use neighbourhood of Hanoi, which is home to …
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10 Essential Ingredients of Thai Cooking with Saba’s Executive Chef Taweesak Tao
… give you an insight 10 essential ingredients of Thai cooking that every kitchen cupboard should have to cook delicious Thai food. These are the same ingredients I explain to our students during our Saba Cookery Class, which we run twice a month in …
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Sights and sounds from BYU football spring camp: ‘It’s time to get going for next year’

Sights and sounds from BYU football spring camp: ‘It’s time to get going for next year’
PROVO – With snow blanketing the roads outside, the BYU football team hit the Indoor Practice Facility field on Monday morning for the Cougars’ first practice of spring camp. BYU, starting its second full season under Kalani Sitake’s coaching staff, will …
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Mississippi State capitalizes on Ole Miss turmoil, signs head coach Dan Mullen to an extension
Mississippi State Bulldogs head football coach Dan Mullen signed a multi-year extension yesterday to keep him in Starkville, MS through the 2020 season. Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen receives 4-year extension thru February 2021. He will earn $ 4.5 …
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WATCH: Texas Longhorns RB Chris Warren rehab feature
Texas Longhorns running back Chris Warren III couldn’t have asked for a better start to his collegiate career. Warren set a Texas freshman record with 276 yards and four touchdowns against Texas Tech at the end of the 2015 season. In his first start.
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NHRA Pro Stock Crewman Dallas Glenn Chasing Win Lights From Behind the Scenes, and Behind the Wheel

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At age 5, Glenn first took his turn on the racecourse in quarter midgets. Throughout his youth, the family was also involved in mini sprints and motocross, and in later years, dwarf and Legend cars that Steve and Dana raced together. Dana plans to get in a …
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Be Wiser Hawkstone International Motocross meeting this weekend
The Be Wiser Hawkstone International Motocross meeting is fast approaching this weekend and fans will be treated to a full day of racing on Sunday the 5 February. Riders from across the globe will take part in the event. Photo: Ian Barrow Photography It is …
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Motorcycle Racer Ryan Dungey Makes History as First Motocross Athlete on Wheaties Box: ‘It’s Such an Honor’
Hunky motorcycle racer Ryan Dungey has been selected as the first ever motocross rider to grace the iconic Wheaties cereal box. The 26-year-old Belle Plaine, Minnesota, native is joining a long list of great athletes such as Michael Jordan and Tiger Woods …
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