Day: October 3, 2020

Small Business Survivors: Omar’s Kitchen and Rum Bar thrives despite COVID restrictions

BY NELSON A. KING

Jamaican Omar Walters says his business, Omar’s Kitchen and Rum Bar, is a “nouveau Caribbean restaurant in the heart of the Lower East Side, where the food scene is blooming.”

Walters, who is also a chef and carries the name Chef Omar, said that he takes dishes of his native Jamaica and delivers them “with a New York twist.”

“Omar’s cuisine boosts in flavor, color and warmth,” the website says. “Let’s not forget about the design that will

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Project Designed To Empower Communities Wins Lexus Design Award 2020

BellTower would like to address the critical infrastructure challenges facing developing nations with “Open Source Communities”. The Grand Prix Lexus Design Award 2020 winner proposes using innovative smart open-source planning to create affordable communities which can provide sustainable clean water resources. The multi-disciplinary Kenyan studio was selected from among 2,000 entries received from 79 countries worldwide – one of the highest numbers in the awards’ history.

Launched in 2013, the Lexus awards initiative is open to emerging international designers. Topics covered have little to do with

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Amy Sherman-Palladino Sends ‘Gilmore Girls’ Fans Wild With Her Home Decor at the Emmys

Amy Sherman-Palladino Sends ‘Gilmore Girls’ Fans Wild With Her Home Decor at the Emmys

Oy with the poodles! Amy Sherman-Palladino and Dan Palladino took fans to Stars Hollow during the semi-virtual  72nd Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday. Both were nominated this year for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, but fans of the couple’s other hit show, Gilmore Girls, got excited after catching a glimpse into their home. 

Before the winner was announced, host Jimmy Kimmel joked, “The key match-up to watch here is Amy Sherman-Palladino versus her husband, Dan. Will a marriage crumble

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Select Interior Concepts (NYSE:SIC) Shares Sold by Man Group plc

Man Group plc reduced its stake in Select Interior Concepts (NYSE:SIC) by 48.9% during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 20,800 shares of the company’s stock after selling 19,867 shares during the quarter. Man Group plc owned 0.08% of Select Interior Concepts worth $73,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the company. State Street Corp lifted its holdings in shares of Select Interior Concepts by 1.4% in the 1st quarter. State Street Corp now owns 349,674

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These Skeleton Yard Flamingos Will Make Your Home’s Exterior Extra Spooky This Halloween

Flamingos don’t typically come to mind when you think about Halloween decor, but yard flamingos with a little skeletal makeover exist so that you can make the exterior of your home extra spooky this season. Bonus: The skel-a-mingos are all available on Amazon.

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The brand Pink Inc. sells various bony birds that will make anyone who passes your yard do a double take. The classic skeleton yard flamingos are made of mixed plastic and durable metal stakes. You can snag two for around $26. This black-and-white option looks like the

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