Monthly Archives: June 2013

Dessert at Alinea

Chef Grant Achatz plates our final course directly on the table using a food-grade silicone tablecloth–a focus on four flavors: peanut, chocolate, honey, an…

Keep busy this summer with various activities for your enjoyment

Keep busy this summer with various activities for your enjoyment
2, 80 Terrace Drive, Bristol, Va., meal-breakfast, 9-9:45 a.m., lunch 1-1:45, through July 25; Interchange Douglass Summer Program, High Point Elementary, 14091 Sinking Creek Road, Bristol, Va., meal-breakfast, 9-9:45 a.m., lunch 1-1:45 p.m., through …
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Take A Trip Without Leaving Chicago — Your Staycation Awaits

Take A Trip Without Leaving Chicago — Your Staycation Awaits
Just in time for the Art Institute of Chicago's “Impressionism, Fashion and Modernity” exhibit, the package includes two VIP tickets to the museum and a free gift with purchase in its gift shop, a $ 200 American Express gift card, a $ 30 breakfast credit …
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Senators Flying Home Missed Obama Congrats Calls

Senators Flying Home Missed Obama Congrats Calls
BY Dan Friedman. After an official dinner last night in Senegal, President Obama called House Speaker John Boehner, (R-Ohio), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) … Durbin was headed to Chicago, while Flake was flying to Phoenix, aides said.
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Bloomberg Grants $15 Million to Museums to Update Mobile Guides

Bloomberg Grants Million to Museums to Update Mobile Guides
Institutions receiving funding include the Art Institute of Chicago, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the New York Botanical Garden, and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Said Bloomberg: “For me, support for the arts has always …
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Steaks, seafood and a 'belle of the ball' burger

Steaks, seafood and a 'belle of the ball' burger
Ambience: Tucked in a relatively quiet area of the Gold Coast, just a hop, skip and a jump from Lake Michigan, this outlet of the Rosebud Steakhouse chain is a bit off the beaten path. On a recent Friday afternoon, the restaurant with white tablecloths …
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Fitch Affirms Darden's IDRs at ' BBB / F2 ' ; Outlook Negative

Fitch Affirms Darden's IDRs at ' BBB / F2 ' ; Outlook Negative
CHICAGO, Jun 26, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Fitch Ratings has affirmed the ratings of Darden Restaurants, Inc. (Darden; NYSE:DRI) as follows: –Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB'; … Olive Garden, Red Lobster, and LongHorn Steakhouse …
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