CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 29, 2013 |
For four decades, Doheny Glatt Kosher meat market has been one of California's preeminent suppliers of food that meets the requirements of Jewish law, offering not just staples like brisket and chicken but high-end fare including bison, prime steaks and grass-fed beef. But allegations that Doheny has sold meat that was not properly certified under kosher rules have suddenly divided the city's Jewish community, forcing longtime customers doing their shopping before Shabbat Friday to decide how much they trusted their butcher.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 29, 2013 |
For five decades, Doheny Glatt Kosher meat market has been one of California's preeminent suppliers of food that meets the requirements of Jewish law, offering staples such as brisket and chicken as well as bison, prime steak and grass-fed beef. But on Friday, the esteemed butcher was at the center of an angry debate that had spread across L.A.'s Jewish community. The owner of Doheny faces accusations of selling meat that was not properly certified under kosher rules. Longtime customers doing their shopping before Shabbat were forced to decide how much they trusted their butcher.
August 21, 2012 |
BOSTON — Mike Butcher is under fire for the first time in six years as pitching coach, the Angels struggling to the point where many fans are calling for Butcher to be dumped the way hitting coach Mickey Hatcher was in May. Butcher, whose staffs have excelled for most of his tenure in Anaheim, hasn't retreated into a corner and gone into a rope-a-dope. Asked about the criticism before Tuesday night's game at Fenway Park, Butcher came out swinging. "I'm not going to defend my job, because I know how good I am," he said.
August 17, 2012 |
Bouchon turns 1: Until the end of the week, pastry chef Alen Ramos is offering signature items at Bouchon Bakery to commemorate its 1st birthday. The goodies include birthday cake macaron; tomato-brie summer sandwich; farmers market strawberry lemonade; and vanilla bean canele. Patrons can toast on the actual birthday, Friday, with a $1 glass of lemonade. Until Sunday. 235 N. Canon Dr., Beverly Hills, (310) 271-9910 x621 . www.bouchonbakery.com . Georgian feast with Satellite Republic: Satellite Republic will cook a four-course dinner at Jancar Jones Gallery on Aug. 24. Guests can enjoy wine from the suggested cash donation bar at 6:30 p.m. and promptly afterward, dinner of elderberry tonic, tonis puri bread with fresh herbs; roasted eggplant satzivi ; khinkali dumplings filled with lamb and adjika sauce; grilled sturgeon with pickled green beans and plum sauce; and walnut baklava.
August 16, 2012 |
Lauren Conrad of "The Hills" fame -- and also fashion-line fame and "L.A. Candy" novel series fame -- has an online video series called Crafty Creations. In it, she undertakes low-end DIY projects, such as melting crayons on a board and calling it art, making a bracelet out of washers, and building corkboards from wine corks. Supportive commenters leave messages like "Lauren~ Just when I think you have done it all you come up with Crafty-creations, Absolutely LOVE!!!" and "You are still so adorable!
August 14, 2012 |
Angels pitching coach Mike Butcher has been suspended for one game and issued an undisclosed fine for leaving the dugout to argue balls and strikes and "aggressively arguing" with an umpire during the Angels' game Sunday against Seattle, Major League Baseball announced Tuesday. Butcher will serve his suspension during the Angels' game against Cleveland on Tuesday, the league said. Butcher was ejected in the first inning of the Angels' game...