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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 of that story here.
Award winners will be announced on …
Gazans break cease-fire with rocket attacks
By ARYEH SAVIR
(Tazpit News Agency) — Terrorists from Gaza fired three long-range rockets at Beer Sheva area this afternoon, thus ending the eight-day cease-fire between Israel and Hamas. No terror organization has yet to claim responsibility for the attack.
An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) spokesman confirmed that the three …