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Eddie A. Perez

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  • Hartford Board Rejects Contract Extension For Kishimoto

    Hartford Board Rejects Contract Extension For Kishimoto
    The school board Tuesday night rejected Superintendent Christina Kishimoto's request for a two-year contract extension that would have kept her in charge of Hartford's education reform efforts through mid-2016. Mayor Pedro Segarra said that he was "very...
  • Lake Brantley graduate itches to return to Braves after 2nd elbow surgery

    Lake Brantley graduate itches to return to Braves after 2nd elbow surgery
    Spring training is a time for renewed beginnings, preparing for a season of endless possibilities, all in a relaxed atmosphere. When Jonny Venters took the mound for a game last spring against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, a week before opening day,...
  • New Trials For Ex-Mayor Perez Bad News For Hartford

    Poor unlucky Hartford. Three years ago, Connecticut's capital city had to endure the indignity of seeing its mayor — its first "strong" mayor with greater power granted by a new charter — put on trial for corruption. It wasn't exactly...
  • Lucky Eddie

    Lucky Eddie
    It’s great to be pulling the Eddie Perez picture file again. When I draw a caricature of somebody, the first one is usually the least interesting. It’s only after awhile and many more drawings that the likeness comes alive. It’s like the...
  • Let's flirt with ginger

    Let's flirt with ginger
    Their names read like a lineup of bygone movies: La Pigalle, Ginger Douro, Rio Bourriquot. But they're some of the latest cocktails from Los Angeles mixologists. The featured ingredient? Ginger. Ginger is suddenly making an appearance on cocktail menus...
  • Recipe: La Pigalle

    Total time: 8 minutes Servings: 1 Note: From the Foundry on Melrose. Mixologist Eddie Perez suggests Hendrick's or Boodles gin. Guava nectar is available in well-stocked supermarkets. 2 ounces gin 1 slice ginger (about 1/8 -inch crosswise) 3 ounces...
  • The cocktails you eat

    The cocktails you eat
    You have every reason to throw a party. There are signs of diplomatic progress in North Korea, America's Team is undefeated, and both the Sex Pistols and Spice Girls are getting back together (though not to form one band). But the best reason of all is...
  • Recipe: Cherimoya cocktail

    Recipe: Cherimoya cocktail
      Total time: 8 minutes Servings: 1 Note: From Eddie Perez at the Foundry restaurant, who recommends making this drink with Noilly Prat vermouth and a Trinidad rum made from sugarcane juice such as 10 Cane Rum. 1 large pear 1/4 cherimoya (grapefruit-...
  • Martini mavens go totally stir-crazy

    THE making of a martini raises so many alluring questions: Does shaking spoil the taste of the martini? Does stirring get the drink cold enough? Should the bartender put on an exciting show, or should he mix with masterly nonchalance? (There's a delicious...
  • Review: The Mavericks' 25th anniversary tour lights up the Belly Up

    Review: The Mavericks' 25th anniversary tour lights up the Belly Up
    This post has been updated. See note below for details. It’s rare enough that any band is still around after a quarter century, still recording and touring. What made the Mavericks’ 25th anniversary tour stop Tuesday at the Belly Up in...
  • [2004] Former Trinity President Fired From University Of Hawaii

    Evan S. Dobelle, the former Trinity College president who made the school a national model among urban colleges, has been fired for unspecified reasons as president of the University of Hawaii.     The university's board of regents voted to fire...
  • Grand Jury Winding Up Work In Perez Case

    The e-mail came to the city on a February morning in 2007. "Mr. Rose," a state inspector wrote to John Rose, the city's attorney, "I am requesting the following items relative to my investigation …" That Feb. 22 e-mail came at the start of what...