Thanks to its history as a French colony, which resulted in a Creole and Cajun culture, the food in New Orleans bears little resemblance to other dishes anywhere else in America. Over the years, certain New Orleans dishes have become certifiably iconic, and The Daily Meal rounded up recipes for 20 of them, contributed by some of the city’s most notable chefs. (Dan Myers, The Daily Meal)
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The next clue in the weeklong Ellicott City mystery special event was revealed Monday when celebrity chef and TV personality Gordon Ramsay burst out of the doors of the Little Market Cafe to the thunderous applause of about 200 residents in a parking lot just off Main Street.
Former Mayor Kurt Schmoke, megachurch pastor Jamal Harrison Bryant and the longtime publisher of the AFRO American newspapers are among the latest to file letters of support for former Mayor Catherine E. Pugh ahead of her sentencing in her federal fraud case later this week.
Bills to reshape the Baltimore City Council are seen as part of a wider attempt by some members to institute more checks and balances in local government, specifically by chipping away at the strong-mayor system.
A section will be added to the Westminster city code under peace and good order. The section includes prohibitions for smoking or vaping in enclosed public spaces, not including businesses specifically established for selling or distributing those products like vape shops and cannabis dispensaries.