Friday Jul 25
Center for American Progress
RELEASE: Anti-Poverty Leaders Respond to Rep. Paul Ryana s New Poverty Proposals
Today, several anti-poverty leaders and low-income people-including Tom Colicchio, chef and food activist; Melissa Boteach, Vice President of the Poverty to Prosperity Program and Half in Ten Education Fund at the Center for American Progress; and Tianna Gaines-Turner, member of Witnesses to Hunger-took to TalkPoverty.org to respond to the poverty ... (more)
The Village Voice
What to Expect at The Gorbals, Now Open in Williamsburg
Ilan Hall has long dreamed of opening a restaurant here in New York City, his hometown, but it took establishing himself in L.A. to make that possible.
Creator of Rick's Chophouse opening McKinney farm-to-table restaurant
Rick Wells plans to open Harvest, a seasonal kitchen concept of Wells Hospitality Group/DFA, in downtown McKinney in late September.
Coming Attractions: Mah-Ze-Dahr Bakery Plans First Brick-and-Mortar Shop
Mah-Ze-Dahr Bakery , a favorite of Pastry Cases , Tom Colicchio , and even Oprah , is going brick and mortar later this year in the West Village .
1789 Restaurant Welcomes Chef Samuel Kim
It looks like 1789 Restaurant will now be greeted with a new face. Clyde's Restaurant Group is pleased to announce that Chef Samuel Kim will be putting on his white coat to become historic 1789 Restaurant's new executive chef.
Local foodies needed for new Bravo show filming in Austin
A new reality series from Bravo is looking for local diners and fanatical foodies to be part of its Austin tapings from July 15 - 18. Hosted by Tom Colicchio, an award-winning chef and regular judge on Top Chef , Best New Restaurant is an Americanized version of Gordon Ramsay's Ramsay's Best Restaurant .