Centerplate Will Prepare Up to 250 Turkeys for Union Station’s Thanksgiving Dinner in the Park

first_imgCommunity News Centerplate Will Prepare Up to 250 Turkeys for Union Station’s Thanksgiving Dinner in the Park Tradition will continue under COVID-19 guidelines STAFF REPORT Published on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 | 5:52 pm 15 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Centerplate, the exclusive food and beverage provider for the Pasadena Convention Center and Pasadena Civic Auditorium, announced on Wednesday that volunteers will prepare up to 250 turkeys to support Union Station Homeless Services’ Thanksgiving Dinner in the Park.This marks the seventh year that Centerplate has participated in the Pasadena Thanksgiving tradition.“It has been an honor for the Pasadena Convention Center and Centerplate to donate resources in order to help make Union Station Homeless Services’ Dinner in the Park a success,” Michael Ross, CEO of the Pasadena Center Operating Co., said in a prepared statement.“We are grateful for the services and meals they offer and are pleased to participate, for the seventh time, in such a giving cause especially during this difficult time,” said Ross.Dinner in the Park, held each year in Central Park, traditionally feeds more than 1,000 people in the large celebratory gathering thanks to the help of volunteers and the generosity of key partners.This year, strict COVID-19 public health protocols will be observed. Some dinners and dinner kits with all the fixings will be handed out in advance, while smaller, private dinners will be held on Thanksgiving at multiple centers serving homeless individuals.This year’s turkey preparation will be led by Jon Dubrick, Centerplate’s new regional executive chef who oversees the creation of food offerings at the Convention Center and Civic Auditorium. STAFF REPORT Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy More Cool Stuff Business News Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Make a comment Subscribe Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m.center_img Community News faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Donald CommunityPCC- COMMUNITYVirtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPasadena Public WorksPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Community News CITY NEWS SERVICE/STAFF REPORT Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday Top of the News EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS HerbeautyHe Is Totally In Love With You If He Does These 7 ThingsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty9 Of The Best Family Friendly Dog BreedsHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyThese Are 15 Great Style Tips From Asian WomenHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyStop Eating Read Meat (Before It’s Too Late)HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyCostume That Makes Actresses Beneath Practically UnrecognizableHerbeautyHerbeauty Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena STAFF REPORT First Heatwave Expected Next Week last_img read more

Former all-star Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with the Los Angeles Kings

first_imgJune 23, 2018 /Sports News – National Former all-star Ilya Kovalchuk returns to NHL with the Los Angeles Kings Beau Lund FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailiStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — Former NHL all-star Ilya Kovalchuk, who left the league to play professionally in Russia, has agreed to join the Los Angeles Kings on a three-year deal, according to ESPN.ESPN adds that Kovalchuk will receive $6.25 annually on the deal. Kovalchuk left the NHL in 2013 to play for SKA St. Petersburg in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).Kovalchuk’s services were in high demand upon announcing his interest in returning to the NHL. He led the KHL in points last year, according to ESPN, and was a top goal-scorer during his first 11 seasons in the NHL. He additionally was named MVP at the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang.Vice president and general manager Rob Blake said in a statement “We are excited to add Ilya to the LA Kings organization. He gives us an added element of skill and scoring along with a desire to win. We will withhold further comment until July 1.”Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.center_img Written bylast_img read more

Bacolod gov’t orders closure of erring hotels

first_imgBACOLOD City – The local government unit of this city issued closure ordersagainst three establishments for operating without a mayor’s permit. “They have applied for a mayor’spermit and the status is on process. But they were inspected two times na and during the third inspection theywere served with closure orders,” Rayos told Panay News. “The closure order was upon therecommendation of the PLD and the CLO acted upon it,” said Bayatan. An establishment needs to secure OBOand BFP inspection certificates before they could apply for a mayor’spermit.  “Angmga hotels nabudlayan mag-secure sang permit kay karikot, damu pa na nga compliance. Pero indi naman related sa safety, more naman sa health,” he said. City Legal Office (CLO) head JoselitoBayatan, however, requested to withhold the names of the establishments.  “We found out that they were lackingin fire safety equipment such as fire alarms, sprinklers and fire exits,” saidBayatan. Bayatan also said the threeestablishments did not comply with relevant firesafety laws. Joint forces of the Office of theBuilding Official (OBO), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), City Legal Office,and the PLD served the order. These three establishments will remainclosed until they have secured necessary permits./PN Permits and Licensing Division (PLD)head Stela Rose Rayos said these businesses – two hotels and a pension house –were temporarily shut down yesterday. last_img read more