This Valentine's Day, take your significant other, your spouse, or your bestie out on the town. There's a romantic dinner to suit every taste in Miami — from champagne and foie gras to lobster mac 'n' cheese for two. Continue ReadingHere are Miami's best menus for Valentine's Day. All special meals are served on February 14, unless specified, and prices do not reflect gratuities, taxes, and beverages unless otherwise noted. Reservations at any restaurant on Valentine's Day is strongly suggested — unless you want to be branded a fool instead of a fool for love. Ariete. Chef Michael Beltran is preparing a four-course tasting menu complete with a complimentary glass of bubbly. Menu items include short rib croquetas, smoked pork chop, and candy cap mushroom flan. An a la carte menu is also available. Dinner costs $65 per person and is available from 6 to 11 p.m. Reservations are required. 3540 Main Hwy., Miami; 305-640-5862. arietemiami.com. Atlantikós. The restaurant at … [Read more...] about Valentine’s Day 2019 Miami Restaurant Guide
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Ellie Goulding performs during her "Delirium World Tour" at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Now Goulding will be doing a free concert at Discovery Meadow in San Jose as part of a lineup that includes One Republic, Logic, Alessia Cara and more. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group) Ellie Goulding performs during her "Delirium World Tour" at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds Alessia Cara performs during the Jingle Ball 2016 holiday concert at the SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group) INGLEWOOD, CA - AUGUST 27: Alessia Cara performs onstage during the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 27, 2017 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images) Pop band OneRepublic gave a surprise performance Dec. 8, 2017, at Oakland Technical High School. … [Read more...] about 7 fantastic SF Bay Area things to do this weekend, Jan. 4-6
Sunday March 17, 2019 04:46 PM The Jack Russell mix bit one of the robbers hard enough to draw blood, creating the only lead investigators had to track down a masked intruder. Written by Stephanie Weaver As he was jolted out of a deep sleep, Jonathan thought the three masked men standing over his bed at 3 a.m. were just some of his friends pulling an elaborate prank. "Until I saw the gun," he said. With a knife against his head, a gun in his face and demands for drugs, the then 22-year-old did his best to remain calm, telling the robbers they could have his Playstation 4 and iPhone. But when he saw his beloved dog Matilda in what seemed to be a bloody heap at the foot of his bed, his heart began to race. "That was the most terrifying thing I've ever seen," he said. "I thought she had been stabbed." What Jonathan didn't know was the blood on Matilda's fur wasn't hers, but the key to cracking the case. Earlier this month, Jamal Simmons, a repeat felon with a lengthy criminal … [Read more...] about Jaws of justice: Dog bite helped police arrest suspect in St. Lawrence robbery
By J.P. Hoornstra | [email protected] | Daily NewsPUBLISHED: April 17, 2019 at 6:51 pm | UPDATED: April 17, 2019 at 6:51 pm Ian Fraser Kilmister, the heavy metal icon better known as Lemmy, was recently the star of a milk commercial in Finland. Fred Astaire once pitched for Dirt Devil by dancing with a vacuum. Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney and Louis Armstrong teamed up to sell Diet Coke. For each of them, death was no obstacle to starring in a commercial. So, what’s the problem with Jackie Robinson scoring a run in a Budweiser ad? That’s been a burning question for a couple weeks since a Spike Lee-directed commercial, starring Robinson, landed on the internet. The answer is, well, nothing, if you ask his family. I had the chance to catch up with Sharon Robinson, Jackie’s daughter, on Monday at Dodger Stadium, Major League Baseball’s annual “Jackie Robinson Day.” Her perspective is important. Rachel Robinson created the Jackie Robinson … [Read more...] about Why is Jackie Robinson selling beer? Why not?
BEHIND THE SCENES … HEATHER CAYGLE, JOHN BRESNAHAN and SARAH FERRIS: “Pelosi clashes with fellow Dems in closed-door debate on impeachment”: “Reps. David Cicilline of Rhode Island, Jamie Raskin of Maryland and Joe Neguse of Colorado — all members of Democratic leadership — pushed to begin impeachment proceedings during a leadership meeting in Pelosi’s office, said the sources. “Pelosi and Reps. Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut, Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico, Hakeem Jeffries of New York and Cheri Bustos of Illinois — some of her key allies — rejected their calls, saying Democrats' message is being drowned out by the fight over possibly impeaching Trump. … “[I]n a Democratic Steering and Policy Committee meeting, Rep. Steve Cohen of Tennessee stood up and demanded Trump's impeachment. Pelosi then countered, ‘This is not about politics, it’s about what’s best for the American people,’ said a … [Read more...] about POLITICO Playbook: Inside the next crisis on Capitol Hill