CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA — The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday selected four prospective operators of storefront retail marijuana dispensaries, and seven hopeful operators of cannabis cultivation businesses to move forward in a permitting process for the county's first adult-use cannabis stores and commercial grow operations in unincorporated areas. These 11 operators have been given the nod to go through the county conditional use permit process — one that Supervisor John Gioia estimates to be a six- to 12-month process. None of the businesses that got good news Tuesday morning is guaranteed to get the permits they need, supervisors stressed; in that event, eligible applicants that didn't make the cut Tuesday could be considered in the future.The process for choosing the retail storefronts was competitive; 21 operators submitted proposals to the county, all but one of which were determined to be eligible by county grading standards.Chosen Tuesday to move … [Read more...] about Cannabis Stores, Grow Operations: Contra Costa Co. Moves Forward
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Fuchs North America launches "The East Asian Creations Collection." BALTIMORE (PRWEB) December 12, 2019 Fuchs North America, a leading maker of seasonings, flavor systems and taste solutions for the food industry, introduces the East Asian Creations Collection – a new line of craveable flavors, each inspired by popular East Asian dishes. The collection’s 4 seasonings allow consumers to experience the flavors of East Asian cuisine, all without leaving the comfort of their kitchen. This collection presents mouthwatering seasoning blends ideal for proteins, soup, appetizers and sides. These items are also the starting point for food manufacturers and foodservice establishments to develop their own rich signature product offerings, with Fuchs’ culinary specialists at their side. The New Collection Taiwanese Fried Chicken Seasoning Sichuan Beef Hot Pot Base Soba Noodle Salad Seasoning Vegetarian Mushroom Dumpling Seasoning In introducing the collection, Shannon … [Read more...] about Fuchs North America Introduces “The East Asian Creations Collection” of Seasonings, Bases and Flavors
Los Angeles’ dining scene is in perpetual motion. The flavors of our city stew, blend and evolve to become something that’s at once entirely new, comfortingly familiar and unequivocally L.A.New restaurants are constantly emerging across the cityscape, joining stalwarts that have stood the test of time. These are our picks for classics that have become essential to L.A. dining. The 2019 Best Restaurants of Los Angeles The 2019 Best Restaurants of Los Angeles The official L.A. Times list of the 101 best restaurants in Los Angeles, curated by our restaurant critics. AsaneboAsanebo’s easy versatility is the key to its 28 years of success among the competitive klatch of Studio City sushi bars. Swinging by after work for a bowl of edamame, a spicy tuna roll and a few grilled chicken wings marinated in miso? Warm smiles all around from the staff. Or make it a more lavish night out with omakase, priced in three tiers, where house-made tofu with snow crab may … [Read more...] about The 101 Best Restaurants Hall of Fame: Modern classics that are essential to dining in L.A.
Wheaton, IL– Art festival production company, Amdur Productions, announces its annual call for artists for its 2020 Wheaton Art Walk. Amdur Productions is known for producing many of the Midwest's most respected and popular juried art festivals and encourages artists to apply online for its 2020 Art Festival season, comprised of 23 individual art festivals. Shows run weekly from May through September and give artists the chance to show and sell their work directly to the public. In addition to its traditional "Call for Artists", Amdur Productions will roll out an Emerging Artist Program in 2020. This program is designed for artists who are brand new to outdoor art festivals and also for those who have been in fewer than three outdoor art shows. With this new division, Amdur aims to both mentor and encourage new artists as they grow their businesses at outdoor art festivals so that they can succeed as a new generation of independent artists, selling directly to the public. In … [Read more...] about “Call for Artists” for 2020 Wheaton Art Walk
The lobby area at El Vado Motel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The lobby area at El Vado Motel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Adria Malcolm Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Adria Malcolm Image 1 of / 17 Caption Close Image 1 of 17 The lobby area at El Vado Motel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The lobby area at El Vado Motel in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Adria Malcolm You're going where? Albuquerque 1 / 17 Back to Gallery "Breaking Bad" put Albuquerque on the fandom map. While visitors won't meet Walter White, the New Mexico high school teacher who dabbled in the meth business, they can see his likeness all around town - … [Read more...] about You’re going where? Albuquerque