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Top 10 Charities Revealed

Last night at Hal & Mal’s, over 250 guests gathered for the 2014 Jackson Restaurant Weeks Charity Reveal Party where the ten Charity Finalists were revealed who will compete for the $10,000 Jackson Restaurant Weeks Charity Check. Guests enjoyed live music from Joey Plunkett and a variety of irresistible appetizers including tamales and mini versions […]

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People’s Choice Will Determine the final Charity Finalist Slot at Party This Wednesday

On Friday, the Jackson Restaurant Weeks public nomination period closed at 5 pm. Of the top 25 charities receiving the most nominations, NINE Charity Finalists will be selected by an independent committee of local restaurateurs and chefs. Their selections for Charity Finalists will be announced at the 2nd Annual Jackson Restaurant Weeks Charity Reveal Party […]

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15 Local Chefs Gather at Fondren’s Duling Hall to Take the Ice Bucket Challenge

Chefs from across the city gathered at Duling Hall today at 2:30 PM to take the ice bucket challenge, a craze sweeping the nation in an effort to spread awareness and raise funds to cure Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or ALS, the aggressive neuro-muscular degenerative disease plaguing former New Orleans Saints Player Steve Gleason. Chef Mike […]

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Jackson Restaurant Weeks will Kick Off with Charity Reveal Party on August 27

Jackson Restaurant Weeks presented by Eat Jackson will be held for the fifth time this fall, September 28th – October 11th. With approximately 60 local restaurants expected to participate across a variety of price points and food genres, locals will have the opportunity to dine and vote at participating restaurants for two weeks. Each vote […]

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Iron Chef Cat Cora Returns to Jackson

The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC) School of Nursing will benefit from a new scholarship fund special link to the culinary industry. Celebrity Chef Cat Cora, a Jackson native, has partnered with UMMC to establish the new scholarship program which will pave the way for a degree in Nursing at Mississippi’s medical school. But that’s […]

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