Before 2016, San Antonio had been absent from the list for two years.
The list includes some familiar names in Arizona food and drink - as well as one notable omission. The category honors restaurants open for than 10 years that have been "a national standard bearer of consistent quality and excellence in food, atmosphere and service". Lomas was nominated a year ago in the same category.
Miami, however, was shut out of the Outstanding Bar Program, Outstanding Pastry Chef, and Outstanding Chef awards, though Andrew Carmellini (The Dutch) was nominated for an Outstanding Chef award for Locanda Verde in NY. This is Smedstad's first Beard nomination. But Houston has an unusually high number of chefs and restaurateurs this morning who can say, "It's an honor just to be nominated".
Also earning recognition this year: Elizabeth Degener of Cape May's Enfin Farms, a semifinalist for outstanding baker.
Semifinalists for the prestigious James Beard Foundation's 2017 awards were announced Wednesday (Feb. 15), including 19 chefs and restaurants from New Orleans. See this year's full semifinalist list at the end of this press release or online at jamesbeard.org/awards.
Also recognized as a semifinalist in this category previous year, Bluestem received a major renovation in 2014.It continues to receive kudos as "a national standard bearer of consistent quality and excellence in food, atmosphere and service", with executive chef Andrew Longres recently promoted to run the kitchen. Nominations will also be announced live via the Foundation's Facebook Live video feed and in real time on Twitter.
Five finalists per category will be unveiled March 15, and the winners will be announced May 1 at the James Beard Foundation Awards Gala at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Dolan announced the ban during an interview with ESPN Radio on Friday, though he said he hoped to see Oakley return someday. Oakley believes he has been shunned by Dolan and the Knicks for making critical public statements about the organization.
Amidst his exciting song/tour announcement, Future also jumped on the new Maroon 5 single "Cold", which dropped Tuesday (Feb. 14). Each purchase will come with a digital copy of Future's new self-titled album that's being released Friday.
Two people forced their way inside, and then shot through the door of a 19-year-old man's room before taking off, police said. No one is in custody for the shooting, which occurred around 1:30 p.m. local time on the city's West Side, police said.
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi called for Flynn to be fired, saying he "cannot be trusted to put Putin before America". The leaks are said to be based on communications intercepts, which could include email, texts or telephone conversations.
Following the sale, the senior vice president now owns 183,275 shares in the company, valued at $5,573,392.75. The company earned $11.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.55 billion.
The suspected militants had taken refuge in Frisal village when they were surrounded by police and the military, officials say. An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Three football players were suspended from team activities last week after a sexual assault complaint was filed against them. We understand the goal of the meeting was to inform the student athletes of the breaking news story regarding Dr.
Those flows could overwhelm the Feather River and other downstream waterways and levees and flood towns in three counties. By early Monday, the flow of water over the dam to the spillway was slowed as the water level in Like Oroville dropped .
We have to make sure we play well on the day because we are going to have to if we are going to beat Bayern Munich. They've been outclassed and outplayed and they did at a canter, ' the Sportsmail columnist said on BT Sport .
He will succeed Joachim Gauck, a former East German dissident and pastor who decided not to run for a second term. German politicians attended a church service in Berlin on Sunday, ahead of electing a new president.
Furthermore, Fox News is reporting that Kim Jong-Nam was allegedly stabbed by two unidentified women with "poisoned needles ". Jong Nam "felt like someone grabbed or held his face from behind", Malaysian police official Fadzil Ahmat told Reuters .
And some states, like California , have state-level anti-discrimination laws that include transgender students. Courthouse in New Orleans, Louisiana is the home of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Tunsil spent most of his rookie season at guard, but he was always projected to move to left tackle eventually. It's been widely believed that the Dolphins were grooming Tunsil to be their long term answer at left tackle.
Is this James' best assist ever? Channing Frye managed a relatively quiet double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds. LeBron James isn't necessarily too anxious about his team being without Kevin Love for the next six months.
Anti-Doping Agency, armed with sworn testimony from Landis and other former teammates, moved to strip Armstrong of his titles. Landis, himself a former Tour victor caught cheating, would be entitled to up to 25 percent of any money recovered.
Toronto president Masai Ujiri has full intensions of signing Ibaka to a new deal following the season. Ibaka will now slide into the team's power forward spot and fill an enormous hole for the Raptors.
Called FluMist, this flu nasal form is made from a weakened flu virus form, unlike traditional shots using dead virus. The woman was a resident of a long-term care facility, according to the Delaware Division of Public Health.
Harrison Ford almost flew his private plane into a passenger jet at a California airport on Monday, according to NBC News . Ford, a renowned aviation enthusiast who collects vintage aircraft, has had close calls while flying his planes before.
The men deliberated on a response in a dining room at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club, in full view of other diners. In any case, Kim Jong Un has been known to be ruthless about potential rivals, even within his own family.