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The best restaurants in Miami

There was a time when there was no such thing as traveling to Miami just for good food. Restaurants were either flashy, expensive, and about as appealing as a corner table, or they were locals-only, hole-in-the-walls. Oh how things have changed over the last 10 years. Today, Miami is very much a food city. It’s attracted chefs from around the world, and restaurants are blending influences from the Magic City’s diverse population. You can easily find Thai tapas, Nikkei cuisine, and guava every...
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Pasadena’s Langham Huntington has a new chef, and he’s got something different for you to try

Justin Campbell is the new chef at The Terrace at the Langham Huntington, Pasadena and he’s changing up the menu, encouraging diners to try something different. “It’s not that I don’t want to offer someone else’s product, but I’m chef Justin and I need to showcase me,” Campbell said. Campbell has worked as a private chef, as well as at Ink.Well, Centeno Group, Wolfgang Puck Catering and The Bazaar by Jose Andres at SLS Hotel. He has cooked for Barack Obama and Bill Clinton and spent five months ...
Tags: Restaurants, Barack Obama, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Bill Clinton, Pasadena, Porto, Travel Channel, Southern California, Campbell, Justin, Jose Andres, San Fernando Valley, San Gabriel Valley, Monte Cristo

SXSW Startups: Geospiza

The Forrest Four-Cast: February 21, 2019 Fifty diverse startups will aim to impress a panel of judges and a live audience with their skills, creativity and innovation at SXSW Pitch Presented by Cyndx. Winners in 10 categories will be announced at the Pitch Award Ceremony at 6:30 pm Sunday, March 10, at the Hilton Austin.A finalist in the Enterprise and Smart Data category, which will pitch at 12:30 pm Saturday, March 9, Geospiza uses big data analytics to save lives in disaster. They automate ...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Startup, Data, Denver, TechStars, Foundry Group, Sxsw, Jose Andres, Mazie Hirono, Hugh Forrest, Hilton Austin, Eli Pariser, Techstars Boulder, Austin Startups, Geospiza

Chef José Andrés Wears ‘Immigrants Feed America’ Shirt To State Of The Union

“Longer tables, not higher walls!” the celebrity chef tweeted hours before Trump’s speech.
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José Andrés: Who is the philanthropic chef attending State of the Union as Nancy Pelosi's guest?

Nancy Pelosi has invited a multitude of guests to Tuesday’s State of the Union - including chef José Andrés. “No… but I am going,” Andrés wrote. A spokesperson for the House speaker’s office confirmed to The Hill Andrés was invited as a guest.
Tags: News, House, Nancy Pelosi, State Of The Union, Andres, Jose Andres, Hill Andrés

Chef José Andrés' team will keep serving free meals to federal employees as they head back to work

Though the shutdown ended Friday, the renowned chef said his team at World Central Kitchen will continue to provide meals through next week since employees still haven't seen a paycheck.
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Theme Park Bits: Zootopia Land, Jurassic World’s Roller-Coaster Layout and More

In this week’s edition: Zootopia is expanding to Shanghai Disneyland. The Jurassic World roller-coaster track layout may have been revealed. The Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run attraction might have a single-rider line. Disney’s Riviera Resort is open for reservations. And more! The biggest news this week in the world of theme parks is that one of Disney’s recent animated hits is going to get its own section in one of the company’s parks. Can you believe that it’s been nearly three years...
Tags: Japan, Movies, China, Disney, Spain, United States, Conan, Theme Parks, Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World, Epcot, Orlando, Universal Studios, Triton, Pepe, Anaheim

In just one day, Chef José Andrés' team served 11,400 free meals to furloughed federal workers in Washington

José Andrés' team has served thousands of free meals to federal workers with valid ID at a kitchen and café on Pennsylvania Avenue between the US Capitol and the White House.
Tags: Washington, Cnn, Pennsylvania Avenue, Jose Andres, US Capitol

D.C. Is Still Divided Over the Shutdown. But Celebrity Chef José Andrés Briefly Bridged the Gap

Washington remains divided along partisan lines on the partial government shutdown, but celebrity chef José Andrés briefly brought both sides together at a soup kitchen for furloughed workers. Democratic Rep. Joe Kennedy III of Massachusetts and Republican Rep. Will Hurd of Texas worked together at Andrés’ nonprofit #ChefsForFeds initiative to feed federal workers not receiving…
Tags: News, Congress, Washington, Massachusetts, Uncategorized, Shutdown, Jose Andres, Will Hurd, Joe Kennedy III, Republican Rep Will Hurd of Texas, Jos Andr

Here’s How To Help Furloughed Government Workers

As the partial government shutdown in the United States drags on, about 800,000 government employees are no longer receiving paychecks.Fourteen percent of the government employees impacted by the shutdown make less than $50,000 a year, according to The Washington Pos t. On top of that, about 40% of Americans have less than $400 in savings, according to NPR. With numbers like those, missing a paycheck is simply not feasible for many government workers and, as a result, the shutdown is taking a d...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York City, United States, Npr, Dc, Kamala Harris, Deepak Chopra, Jose Andres, National Diaper Bank Network, Capital Area Food Bank, The Washington Pos, ABC News Other, National Diaper Bank Network Food

Stephen Colbert is selling mugs to help feed furloughed federal workers

The government shutdown is still (still!) happening, so Stephen Colbert has joined the growing cohort of celebrities assisting furloughed federal employees.  On Thursday's episode of the Late Show, he announced he'd be selling mugs and donating all proceeds to World Central Kitchen. The operation is run by chef Jose Andres and is currently operating an "emergency kitchen" in Washington, D.C. for government workers who aren't getting paid -- even though many of them have returned to ...
Tags: News, Congress, Stephen Colbert, Washington, Cbs, Trump, Don, Jose Andres, Pelosi Schumer, CBS Store Pretty

Celebrity Chef Provides Free Meals For Unpaid Federal Workers

Chef José Andrés’ nonprofit is working to provide free meals to furloughed federal workers.
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In Shadow of Trump Hotel, Unpaid Federal Workers Find Help

The chef José Andrés and his nonprofit disaster relief organization set up a kitchen to feed thousands of furloughed government employees.
Tags: News, Chefs, Dc, Philanthropy, Trump, Nonprofit Organizations, Humanitarian Aid, Andres, Jose Andres, Wages and Salaries, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Cooking and Cookbooks, Shutdowns (Institutional, Washington (DC, Government Employees

Celebrity's 'Chefs for Feds' kitchen feeds unpaid U.S. government workers

Maurice Wilson joined dozens of fellow federal workers in Washington on Wednesday at the opening of celebrity chef Jose Andres' emergency kitchen, grateful for a free lunch of egg sandwiches, quinoa bowls and tomato soup as the partial government shutdown dragged on. "Within another two weeks, I’m going to have to figure out a way to survive,” said Wilson, 59, who is working without pay at the Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency of the District of Columbia. The "Chefs for Feds" kitc...
Tags: News, Washington, Wilson, Andres, Jose Andres, Maurice Wilson

Chef José Andrés will serve free meals daily to furloughed federal workers in Washington

José Andrés' team will open a kitchen and café Wednesday on Pennsylvania Avenue between the US Capitol and the White House to serve free hot meals to federal workers with valid ID.
Tags: Washington, White House, Cnn, Pennsylvania Avenue, Jose Andres, US Capitol

Chef José Andrés will serve free meals daily

In the past few years renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit have served millions of free meals to needy Americans after such natural disasters as Hurricane Maria and the California wildfires.
Tags: News, California, Stories, Jose Andres

Chef José Andrés will serve free meals daily to furloughed workers

In the past few years renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit have served millions of free meals to needy Americans after such natural disasters as Hurricane Maria and the California wildfires.
Tags: News, California, Stories, Jose Andres

Free food for furloughed workers

Chef Jose Andres — a Spanish-American who popularized the tapas concept in America — is no stranger to feeding those in need. He led a team of volunteers that served millions of meals to hungry Puerto Ricans after Hurricane Maria, and with the current partial government shutdown stretching into its fourth week, the philanthropic chef is at it again. Andres announced he would serve free sandwiches for lunch to furloughed federal employees in each of his Washington, DC, restaurants during the s...
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Chef José Andrés To Give Free Meals To Federal Workers Affected By Shutdown

The celebrity chef’s nonprofit World Central Kitchen usually brings free meals to disaster victims.
Tags: News, Jose Andres, World Central Kitchen

Theme Park Bits: Disneyland Ticket Prices, Avatar Soundtrack, Up is Headed to the Animal Kingdom, and More!

In this edition: Tickets are going up, up, up at Disneyland. Pandora: The World of Avatar has an official soundtrack. Disney CEO Robert Iger went to Twitter to defend recent remarks. Get a decent look at the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge ride vehicles. Disney has purchased even more land in Central Florida. And more! We begin this week with some unsurprising but not particularly good news. Excited about your next trip to Disneyland Resort? Prepared to fork over at least one of your kidneys as w...
Tags: Florida, Hollywood, Movies, India, Disney, Indiana, Pandora, United Kingdom, Walt Disney Company, Theme Parks, Iger, Pixar, Disneyland, Disneyland Resort, Walt Disney World, Epcot

Amid Christmas Shutdown, José Andres Offers Free Meal For Federal Employees

The impasse between President Trump and Congress has put paychecks in limbo for hundreds of thousands of workers. Chef Andres' offer is for every day of the shutdown.
Tags: News, Congress, Trump, Andres, Jose Andres

José Andrés is nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, congressman confirms

The chef and humanitarian’s work in Puerto Rico and many other locales has placed him in the running for the prestigious award.
Tags: News, Food & Drink, Puerto Rico, Jose Andres, Nation & World

Chef José Andrés Nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize

His World Central Kitchen has served meals to millions in need
Tags: Celebrities, News, Uncategorized, Jose Andres

CA Fire Volunteers Try To Bring Dose Of Normalcy To Evacuees On Thanksgiving

CHICO, Calif. (AP) — Patty Rough lost her Paradise home and most of her belongings in the Camp Fire, and she had no place to cook a family meal on Thanksgiving. But she and her husband are safe, and she was still able to spend the holiday with her children over plates of turkey, cranberry sauce and pie at a feast for thousands of people put on by volunteers. She’s sad about everything she lost but realizes that others have far less. “Today we’re grateful; I don’t know about happy,” she said, t...
Tags: News, Washington, Sacramento, Ap, Hawaii, Chico, Redding, Orange County, Guy Fieri, Anderson, Paradise, Garcia, Andres, Jose Andres, Natalie, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri cooks for fire victims

Celebrity chefs Jose Andres and Guy Fieri spent Thanksgiving in Chico, California, cooking for people displaced by the Northern California wildfire. World Central Kitchen, a nonprofit started by Andres, cooked 15,000 meals. (Nov. 23)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Guy Fieri, Northern California, Andres, Jose Andres, Chico California

California Communities Step Up To Get Thanksgiving Meals To Camp Fire Victims

Celebrity chef José Andrés is aiming to serve up to 15,000 meals to evacuees, including in shelters.
Tags: News, California, Jose Andres

Fresh Air Weekend: Turning To Religion After Tragedy; Chef José Andrés

Elaine Pagels reflects on loss and faith in her book, Why Religion? Ken Tucker reviews Interstate Gospel by Pistol Annies. Andrés talks about growing up in Spain and why he thinks vegetable are sexy.(Image credit: Echo)
Tags: News, Spain, Jose Andres, Ken Tucker, Elaine Pagels, Pistol Annies Andrés

'Everybody Has to Do More.' How Chef José Andrés Is Serving Millions of People Displaced By Hurricanes

Jose Andres discussed what needs to happen next to end hunger throughout the world in a TIME 100 x WeWork Speaker series event.
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Nor1 Partners with SLS Las Vegas to Optimize Upsell Revenue and Enhance Guest Experience

Santa Clara, CA and Las Vegas, NV - SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino has signed an agreement to begin utilizing the entire Nor1 Merchandising Platform Product Suite to actively engage their guests throughout their journeys. The Nor1 Merchandising Platform Product Suite is designed to deliver intelligent, personalized, compelling offers to the right guest at the right time and at the right price and includes eStandby Upgrade®, eXpress Upgrade™, CheckIn Merchandising™, and eReach™, all powered...
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