Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Food

‘It’s a very long game’: Brown Family Celebrates 25 years as Napa Valley’s only...

Two doctors shopped for a summer home 40 years ago. Now their children oversee more than 20 employees at the family’s vineyard and winery. By Dan Holly, Urban News Service A Division of Zenger News  When Bassett and Marcela Brown went...

Maryland Governor Says COVID-19 Increases are ‘Frightening’

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By The Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — A COVID-19 outbreak at a Maryland nursing home contributed to an increase in virus cases Sunday across the state that the governor described as "frightening."  Maryland health officials reported that overall cases around...
When forced to limit their good service to solely carryout or delivery, Blue Waters Caribbean & Seafood Grill was named “Most Loved on DoorDash.”

Blue Waters Recognized as ‘Most Loved on DoorDash’

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By Camille Davis Special to the AFRO The emergency order regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus) issued by Maryland Governor Larry Hogan on March 16, required restaurants, such as Blue Waters Caribbean & Seafood Grill, to limit food service to carryout or delivery ordering...

Coronavirus Crisis: Baltimore Organizations Feed Thousands

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By Sean Yoes AFRO Baltimore Editor [email protected] City agencies have provided free food (see afro.com for a list of agencies providing food) for thousands of city residents in need during the coronavirus pandemic crisis. But, several private organizations have also stepped up...

MD BEST FOOD TRUCKS Helping to Feed the Public Safely During COVID-19

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MARYLAND BEST FOOD TRUCKS Helping to feed the public safely during COVID-19 News provided by MD Best Food Trucks, LLC Baltimore, March 26, 2020 – As restaurants close and communities are urged to avoid public spaces or to shelter in place, Maryland...

The Latest: Restaurateur, ‘Top Chef’ Winner Dies of Virus

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By The Associated Press The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 450,000 people and killed over 20,000, according to Johns Hopkins University. The COVID-19 illness causes mild or moderate symptoms in most people, but severe symptoms...

Perishable Food Rescue in 7th District on the First Day of Spring

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The Late Congressman Elijah Cummings Would Be Proud Baltimore, Maryland The late Elijah Cummings’s words echoed in a West Baltimore City neighborhood late last week, showing that his constituency is honoring his famed plea, “Wake up America—we are better than this!”...

Resource Info re: Meal Sites, Internet Services and Senior Check-In

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Dear Faith and Community Partners - some of the information below is specific to Baltimore City resources, other info applies to the entire state, please share as appropriate with your membership and neighborhoods. Meal Sites Free breakfast and lunch to go...

A Louisiana Girl with California Wine

By Candace J. Semien Jozef Syndicate Reporter (NNPA Newswire) — Dawna Jones remembers having an amazing childhood in Opelousas, La., with her parents, Randolph and Priscilla Darjean, and three siblings. But one distinct memory may have unintentionally guided the 43-year-old plant...

Worker: Olive Garden Customer Demanded and Got White Server

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By The Associated Press Olive Garden has fired the manager of one of its restaurants in southwestern Indiana who was accused of complying with a White customer's demand to replace her table's Black server with one who wasn't Black. An Olive...

BWI Marshall Airport and Fraport Maryland Welcome New Pop-Up Shops

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For Immediate Release                                                              Contact: Jonathan Dean February 27, 2020   ...

Smith’s Legacy Sealed at 70

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By Associated Press Barbara “B.” Smith, one of the nation’s top black models who went on to open restaurants, launch a successful home products line and write cookbooks, has died at her Long Island home at age 70 after battling...

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