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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 …
Shirley Shein Hiller, 92, is buried
SHIRLEY SHEIN HILLER, 92, a mother and longtime member of Touro Synagogue, died Tuesday, January 27.
Hiller, a homemaker and mother was born in Providence, RI and graduated from Brown University, before moving to New Orleans in 1970, when she joined Touro Synagogue. She was …