There will be a celebration of the life of Chef Gary Williams tomorrow at Growlers, 1911 Poplar, from 6 PM until midnight. Come share the things Gary enjoyed – food, art, music, friends and family. Donations to the family will be accepted at the door, and 50% of proceeds from food and drink will go to the family as well.
Hockey and whiskey fans: Jack Daniel’s rye specials and Jack and Preds giveaways at Kooky Canuck Thursday evening.
— Kooky Canuck (@kookycanuck) December 9, 2018
Friday night at Walking Pants Curiosities on G.E. Patterson, there will be a puzzle party from 6 to 9. In addition to puzzles, there will be S’mores and eggnog slushies from Max’s Sports Bar.
Evelyn & Olive, the Caribbean restaurant out in The Edge, is hiring a full-time cook.
Save the date: The Rendezvous is going to be on TV again.
Surreal still. We just received an air date for The Zimmern List: Memphis – next Saturday, Dec. 15 at 9am CST on @travelchannel. Set your DVR to see our city celebrated! #Repost @ChefAZimmerman pic.twitter.com/qDzs6v7Ygu
— The Rendezvous (@Rendezvous_Ribs) December 9, 2018
Accused Russian spy Maria Butina appears to have reached a plea deal. This is a news story that’s flown under the radar but may turn out to be a bigger deal than the Mueller filings on Flynn, Cohen, and Manafort last week.
That’s it for now. Back tomorrow with more news.