Hermosa Beach resident finds new purpose for single use plastic utensils – Daily Breeze

Folks in the beach cities are emptying out their kitchen drawers of to-go forks, spoons and knives because of one Hermosa Beach resident’s initiative to repurpose what would otherwise become landfill waste.

An increase in ordering takeout and grocery delivery amid the coronavirus pandemic also caused the amount of plastic and paper waste to go up. Ordered tems are placed in multiple bags, and food also comes with plastic forks and knives wrapped in more plastic.

Margaret Weissman, meanwhile, has taken an incremental step in eradicating single-use plastic dinnerware.

At the top of the year, Weissman set a bin outside

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2 men arrested after robbery of Irvine restaurant – Orange County Register

Two men suspected of robbing the employees of a Korean barbecue restaurant in Irvine have been arrested, authorities said.

The suspects walked into All That Barbecue in the 15300 block of Culver Road with handguns just past 11 a.m. on Jan. 19, and demanded that all employees walk toward the bathroom, Irvine police said Friday, Jan. 28.

One of the men took the employees’ wallets and cell phones, while the other suspect checked the restaurant’s cash registers and safe, but found them empty, police said.

The men then left through the rear door with the employees’ property, police said. The

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‘Made to sweep floors, wash utensils’ — Dalit PG student at BMC hospital alleges casteist abuse






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Mumbai: In a reminder of the Payal Tadvi suicide case of 2019 — following alleged casteist abuse — another medical student in Mumbai has made a complaint of being subjected to caste-based harassment by his fellow students.

But two weeks after Sugat Padghan — a 24 year-old student from the Scheduled Castes, studying in Mumbai’s Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)-run King Edward Memorial Hospital (KEMH) — filed an FIR, police are yet to make any arrests in the case.

The FIR mentions 17 fellow students and staff at the hospital, who are accused of either harassing

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Viral three-ingedient crème brûlée recipe is a ‘love at first bite’ you can make at home

A viral TikTok video has shown crème brûlée fans that they can make the dessert at home with three ingredients.

Montreal-based food content creator Antony Khoury shared the easy recipe on Jan.

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A TikToker’s recipe for easy crème brûlée uses 3 ingredients you probably have in your kitchen

Antony Khoury spoke about the viral food TikTok with Insider.Antony Khoury/TikTok

  • Antony Khoury made a crème brûlée recipe that went viral on TikTok.

  • The video has gained more than 14 million views and 3.8 million likes in under one month.

  • The recipe includes vanilla ice cream, one egg yolk, and sugar.

According to Antony Khoury, his three-ingredient crème brûlée recipe is “love at first bite.”

On January 23, the Montreal-based content creator showed off the tasty treat in a viral TikTok video with 14.8 million views and 3.8 million likes at the time of publication. Khoury, 24, told Insider

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Buenos días, Buenos Aires: Argentine capital offers good food, beautiful buildings and parks to explore

There was a line when we arrived at La Cocina. The yellow walls were covered with Beatles posters and the date 1977, the year the Buenos Aires empanada restaurant opened. I pointed to the chalkboard menu and suggested the picachu, an onion-and-cheese-filled pastry with red pepper flakes, to my friend Rolando.

It was his first trip to South America and my first visit back to the Argentine capital since the pandemic began. I smiled as we grabbed the last free sidewalk table, grateful that my favorite empanada shop had survived. Our orders arrived on silver metal plates, and each baked

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