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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 …
Report: Joan Rivers on life support
(JTA) — Comic and talk show host Joan Rivers reportedly is on life support. Doctors are reportedly attempting to reverse the medically-induced coma over the course of the next day.
The family will have to decide whether to keep Rivers, 81, on life support in the coming days, the website …