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Chef Alon Shaya of Domenica Restaurant was one of four local chefs nominated for a James Beard Award, considered the most prestigious of national awards for restaurants and chefs.
Shaya, who hails from Israel, joins three other locals – Jason Duvalier of Le Petite Grocery, Ryan Prewett of Peche and Sue Zemanick of Gautreau’s – as a Best Chef South nominee.
Shaya was selected as the Chef of the Year two years ago by New Orleans magazine. See a reprint …
New Chabad Rohr JLI course begins today, tonight
The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) will present “Judaism Decoded: The Origins and Evolution of Jewish Tradition,” a new six-week course, beginning today and tonight at the Goldring-Woldenberg Jewish Commmunity Campus.
Rabbi Mendel Ceitlin of Metairie’s Chabad Jewish Center will conduct the six course …