Volunteers, faith groups in Arlington Heights, Elk Grove grow vegetables for food pantries

More than 20 years after the Daily Herald sponsored a program that encouraged backyard gardeners to “plant a row for the hungry,” local faith communities are continuing to plant — and drawing lots of eager partners. Take the Clerics of St. Viator, based in Arlington Heights. Ten years ago, the community dedicated a portion of … Read more

“Lavezzi has a good palate” / Culture Foot / Cuisine / SOFOOT.com

Three-starred chef at the head of Caprice in Hong Kong, Guillaume Galliot is also a huge football and Paris Saint-Germain fan. And football pays him back. Ezequiel Lavezzi has his napkin ring at home. Marco Verratti even entrusted him with the kitchens for his wedding. Meeting with a man who knows how to please. Interview … Read more

Whipping up low cost tasty freezer meals

Kathrine Lynch, founder of meal planning service The Daily Menu, shares a range of budget tips and recipes for cutting your grocery bill and food waste. One of her biggest tips is to buy in bulk and cook in batches so you can freeze half for later. Sausage Pasta Bake Photo: Kathrine Barker Her meals … Read more

in Turkey, the taboo around menstruation is lifted

REPORTAGE.- In Erdogan’s country, where the subject of menstruation is still taboo and where women’s rights are constantly violated, initiatives are moving the lines: menstrual leave, distribution of pads, bills… A revolution. It was a summer morning in 2016. Her stomach knotted and her head mush, like every new moon, Merve Bakir first took off … Read more

Tea time with KDF Kiin: “If you work hard while looking forward, then you’ll see light later down the road.”

From being the highly anticipated rookie top laner on Ever8 Winners to becoming the veteran franchise star of an LCK organization may seem like a very long and arduous journey. For Kim “Kiin” Ki-in, it took six years. Only a select few players within LoL Esports can say that they’ve even played as pro for … Read more

Luckin Coffee Announces Corpor – GuruFocus.com

Adopts New Board Term Limit and Announces Board Composition Update New Board Members Bring Important Skills and Experience BEIJING, May 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Luckin Coffee Inc. (“Luckin Coffee” or the “Company”) (LKNCY) today announced the adoption of new directorship term, the resignations of two directors (Mr. Wai Yuen Chong and Mr. Gang Wu) … Read more

How did the Russia-Ukraine war trigger a global food crisis? | Explainer News

Russia’s war in Ukraine is preventing grain from leaving the “breadbasket of the world” and making food more expensive across the globe, threatening to worsen shortages, hunger, and political instability in developing countries. Together, Russia and Ukraine export nearly a third of the world’s wheat and barley, more than 70 percent of its sunflower oil … Read more

(BPRW) Fathers’ UpLift Awarded $100,000 Cummings Grant | Press releases

(BPRW) Fathers’ UpLift Awarded $100,000 Cummings Grant (Black PR Wire) Boston – Fathers’ UpLift is one of 140 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 to $500,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s $25 Million Grant Program. The Boston-based organization was chosen from a total of 580 applicants during a competitive review process. He will receive $100,000 … Read more

Best cast iron griddle | WJTV

Which cast iron griddle is best? No matter how good a skillet you have, there’s just something delicious about pancakes, burgers, grilled cheese sandwiches and hash browns made on a griddle that just you can’t beat. Iron griddles are the best griddles, because they can provide restaurant-quality results even at home. An iron griddle is … Read more

“In Marseille, as long as you are human, we accept you” / Culture Foot / AM La Scampia / SOFOOT.com

AM La Scampia does not want to reveal his age, but the fact that he speaks of “libero” gives a big clue. On the occasion of the release of his first album, the Marseille rapper talks about his passion for Maradona, OM and Neapolitan cuisine, but also the South Winners, Mamadou Niang’s scissors and Oliver … Read more