SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — During Monday’s Warriors game against the Memphis Grizzlies, a special group of survivors and their families cheered on the Dubs. The Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting victims also watched the pregame shootaround courtside. For many, this was their first ever game at Chase Center. “Just kind of surreal, I think it’s a little intimidating to be in a crowded place, but it makes me feel safe knowing that we’re being escorted,” said shooting victim Gabriella Gaus of Santa Cruz. Warriors coach Steve Kerr speaks to Gilroy Garlic Festival shooting survivors at Chase Center (CBS) Gaus was shot in the shoulder and grazed in the back as she ran for safety in the parking lot. Her recent surgery to remove bullet fragments from her body was successful. Before the game, the group met with Warriors head coach Steve Kerr. His father, Malcolm, was assassinated while serving as the president of the American University of Beirut. He took … [Read more...] about Warriors Invite Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting Survivors To Game, Meeting With Kerr
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By Deirdre Haggerty Stay out of the kitchen this Easter Sunday and enjoy the holiday with a magnificent meal from one of the 5 following Easter brunch menus. Easter Sunday falls on April 1 so hurry and schedule your time, as these top of the line restaurants require reservations. Your family will thank you. Harry’s Café & Steakwww.harrysnyc.com Harry’s flagship first opened in 1972 in the Financial District. Immortalized in Tom Wolfe’s Bonfire of the Vanities and Brett Easton Ellis’ American Psycho, Harry’s Café & Steak has been a Wall Street “institution” since its inception. Harry’s famous champagne brunch is available between 11 am to 3 pm with unlimited champagne with the order of an entrée. The lobster rolls are incredible, as is the cornflake and coconut crusted French toast. Reservations are required, especially during the holidays. Check the site frequently for updates on Harry’s Easter brunch menu … [Read more...] about Best Easter Brunch Menus In New York City
As the host of several popular HGTV shows, including Curb Appeal, Designed to Sell and Elbow Room, Chip Wade has seen the development of every type of home product imaginable. That's why when Chip managed a total makeover of his own 2,400 sq. ft. lake house, crowned "Misty Mill" on Lake Sinclair in central Georgia, he wanted the best, top of the line materials for his family. He also plans to use the scenic retreat as an Idea House for media and content, with the theme "Come, Enjoy, Leave Inspired." Wade and wife Pauli of Wade Works Creative, are design professionals and lifestyle experts who love sharing their inspiring ideas with DIYers, pros and homeowners. "All the content for this show house will be about the best in innovative products and installations. I have personally selected the products I feel will be the best representation of this theme," said Wade. The premise of Misty Mill is to spend time outdoors taking in views of the lake, without any worries of upkeep or … [Read more...] about HGTV Host Chip Wade Reimagines Cabin on Lake Sinclair
(CNN)There were families on holiday. A honeymooning couple. All there to see one thing: the uninhabited moonscape of New Zealand's most active volcano, White Island. It's a private island around 48 kilometers (30 miles) off the east coast of the country's North Island, and over 10,000 people visit the volcano each year. That's a tiny fragment of the millions of tourists who visited New Zealand in 2019, many of them drawn to the country's famous natural beauty and outdoor pursuits. But on Monday afternoon, tragedy struck. White Island erupted, killing at least six people and leaving over 20 fighting for their lives. Scientists have said there were no indications that the volcano was going to erupt, even though volcanic activity was detected in recent weeks. The country's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said "questions must be asked and they must be answered" over the event. But already, some are asking whether more steps could have been taken to keep tourists safe -- and even whether … [Read more...] about Should tourists have been on New Zealand’s volcanic White Island?
By Carly Petrone There are so many rooftop bars that are open for business year round here in NYC. Here are five of our favorites. Sir Henri Penthouse & Lounge37 W. 24th St.sirhenriny.com See More: HOW TO HELP: Mexico Earthquake & Hurricanes Irma, Harvey & Maria Relief Head up to the Sir Henri Penthouse & Lounge, located atop the newly opened Hotel Henri in Chelsea. Take in the view of Lower Manhattan, including the Freedom Tower, while sipping on a crafted cocktail by mixology master Gil Bouhana. His specialty elixirs are concocted with locally grown, seasonal ingredients. This place is also giving back by helping the relief efforts in Mexico City. Order the Mexico City Cocktail this month and 10 percent of proceeds from every drink purchased will be donated to help aid earthquake victims. You can also nibble on small bites like Whipped Ricotta with pickled plums, meyer lemon, apricot honey, and grilled rosemary focaccia or Tuna Tartare with avocado, tobiko, … [Read more...] about Best Year-Round Rooftop Bars In NY