For Bucks" Justin Green, music was first but food became his passion

If you had asked Justin Green in high school if he thought he’d ever work with an NBA team, he would have said no. Green wanted to be a musician......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2019

Their Stories: Bronx native Lee Green had ‘no fear’ on the basketball court as well as a passion for DJing

One friend called him ‘a gentle giant, a very nice guy who would give the shirt off his back.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 5th, 2020

San Francisco"s mayor is warning pot-smokers to stay away from the city on 4/20: "Order food. Watch Netflix. Stay home and stay safe."

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images San Francisco mayor London Breed announced Monday that anyone who chooses to celebrate .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 13th, 2020

High schoolers pitch Amazon on a green, reusable to-go box program for HQ2-area restaurants

A group of Greater Washington high school students last week lobbied Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), over Zoom of course, to fund a reusable food-container program to serve the general area of HQ2. The teens — members of green action group Eco-Tee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2020

NC"s Cellex gets green light from FDA for first coronavirus antibody test in US

A life sciences company based in North Carolina has received the first approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for an antibody test for COVID-19, another laurel for the Research Triangle's role in combatting the global pandemic. On Thursday.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2020

The best hotels in New Orleans

  With its colorful festival culture, buzzy food and drink, vibrant music scene, and historic neighborhoods, New Orleans is an attractive desti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 2nd, 2020

Abbott Labs gets FDA green light to ship coronavirus tests

Abbott Laboratories said late Wednesday that it received an emergency authorization from the Food and Drug Administration to ship 150,000 tests for COVID-19, or infection from the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus. The tests .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2020

Cajun chef to share space in Ethiopian and Mediterranean restaurant

A Cajun chef has moved from a location in Bessemer closer to the city center. Chef Graham Boateng is now cooking and serving Cajun food in shared space with Red Sea Ethiopian and Mediterranean in the Red Mountain Plaza Shopping Center at 22 Green S.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2020

Executive Profile: Twisted Soul"s Deborah VanTrece knows soul food

VanTrece has shared her skills in partnership with Big Green Egg, Ben & Jerry’s and Sabra, among others......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 28th, 2020

IN PERSON: How a high school field trip set Scott Olinger on the path to CEO

Scott Olinger became an accountant because of two key meetings early in his life. Further, his job and his passion for music meet in a way that's unexpected......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2020

Justin Bieber started crying when talking about wanting to "protect" Billie Eilish from what he went through at a young age in the music industry

Screenshot Twitter/billie eilish source media, Gary Miller/Getty Images Justin Bieber got emotional and even had to wipe away tears while talking about wanting to protect Billie Eilish during.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 15th, 2020

How a passion for private jets landed a $300M food giant in Colorado

The parent company of 505 Southwestern salsa was lured to the Denver metro by its views and climate — and Centennial Airport......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Fans are praising Justin Bieber for using his new music video to give marginalized women a platform

Justin Bieber/YouTube Justin Bieber released a music video for his new single, "Intentions," which tells the stories of three women living in Los Angeles who are faced with financial and emotional hardships. The most emotional mome.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 7th, 2020

Key Findings From Tastewise"s Food Sustainability Trends

Sustainable and green food choices continue to gain in momentum and Tastewise's artificial intelligence-powered platform identified emerging trends from billions of food data points. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 23rd, 2020

The Latest Food Companies To Announce Ambitious Green Goals

2020 is shaping up to be a year of progress in shifting towards a more sustainable way of life. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 23rd, 2020

Starbucks to add more plant-based food in latest green push; Beyond Meat shares jump

Starbucks Corp aims to add more plant-based food and drinks to its menu as part of the company's latest plan to become more environmentally friendly, Chief Executive Kevin Johnson said on Tuesday, prompting a surge in shares of Beyond Meat Inc ......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Food Giant Nestle Invests $2B In Ambitious Green Goal

Global food giant Nestle said in a Thursday press release it will invest up to CHF 2 billion ($2 billion) to accelerate a 2018 pledge to focus on sustainable packaging solutions. 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 17th, 2020

Food hall by Scott Plank opens at UMd with concepts by Baltimore chefs

A new project by Baltimore developer Scott Plank opened its doors Tuesday at the University of Maryland, College Park. The Hall CP, which is billed as a food hall and music venue, is the latest addition to Greater Washington's growing fleet of food h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

Inside the joyful three-hour wait for recreational pot in Metro East (photos)

Honking cars, Grateful Dead music and a collection of food trucks awaited the hundreds of people waiting to enter Metro East's lone recreational marijuana dispensary on the first day of legal sales in Illinois. Here's a taste of what it was like in line......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 1st, 2020

The 5 best and 5 worst celebrity Christmas albums

Ariana Grande/CeeLo Green/YouTube Every year, celebrities capitalize on the holiday season by releasing Christmas-themed music. Musicians like Mariah Carey, Ariana Gran.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 20th, 2019

Bucks president Feigin among new investors in Boston footwear company ISlide

Milwaukee Bucks president Peter Feigin is investing in Boston-based ISlide, which makes customized slide sandals, according to a news release from the company. Launched in 2013 by a former head of Reebok Basketball, Justin Kittredge, ISlide makes .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 10th, 2019