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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 …
Iran nuclear talks extended until June 30
WASHINGTON (JTA) — Iran and the major powers extended their negotiations for a deal on Iran’s nuclear program until June 30.Officials in Vienna said Monday, the deadline for the talks that were launched in January, that the two sides had agreed to extend the deadline, with …