Ask SAM: Is Ruff Housing, the doggie day care center, under new ownership? | Local News

Ask SAM: Is Ruff Housing, the doggie day care center, under new ownership?  |  Local News

Q: Is Ruff Housing dog daycare, grooming, and pet boarding under new ownership? Answer: Ruff Housing is under new ownership, according to a spokeswoman for Ruff Housing. “Yes, all Ruff Housing locations have been sold as of October 2021 to Destination Pet.” Ruff Housing has two locations in Winston-Salem, and one location each in Greensboro … Read more

New Orleans shut out of James Beard restaurant, chef awards, first time in decade | Where NOLA Eats

New Orleans shut out of James Beard restaurant, chef awards, first time in decade |  Where NOLA Eats

Five New Orleans restaurants and chefs were up for James Beard Foundation awards this year, with three represented in one category alone. None came away with any of the coveted restaurant awards, the first shutout for such honors in a decade, though one took home a media award for a cookbook. The James Beard Foundation … Read more

New Orleans shut out of James Beard restaurant, chef awards, first time in decade | Where NOLA Eats

New Orleans shut out of James Beard restaurant, chef awards, first time in decade |  Where NOLA Eats

Five New Orleans restaurants and chefs were up for James Beard Foundation awards this year, with three represented in one category alone. None came away with any of the coveted restaurant awards, the first shutout for such honors in a decade, though one took home a media award for a cookbook. The James Beard Foundation … Read more

West Ham footballer Zouma handed community service for cat cruelty

West Ham footballer Zouma handed community service for cat cruelty

Issued on: 06/01/2022 – 12:11 West Ham defender Kurt Zouma was on Wednesday ordered to carry out 180 hours of community service after he admitted kicking and slapping his pet cat. A judge at Thames Magistrates Court in east London also banned the 27-year-old France international from keeping cats for five years. Zouma triggered international … Read more

Chelsea 1-4 Brentford: Thiago Silva’s wife issues a fiery defense of her husband after criticism

Thiago Silva during Chelsea's loss to Brentford

‘He’s not a machine… respect him!’: Chelsea star Thiago Silva’s wife issues a FIERY defense of her husband in ANOTHER controversial social media video after a commentator criticized him for ‘not attacking enough’ during Brentford defeat Chelsea were thrashed 4-1 in their derby encounter with Brentford on Saturday Thiago Silva was one of several Blues … Read more

UNC and Kansas advance to NCAA men’s basketball championship as Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski’s legendary career comes to an end

UNC and Kansas advance to NCAA men's basketball championship as Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski's legendary career comes to an end

Coach K’s legendary career Mike Krzyzewski watches pregame introductions before his final home game at Duke in March 2022. Coach K’s legendary career Before he was a coach, Krzyzewski played at Army under another legendary coach, Bob Knight. Decades later, Krzyzewski would eventually break Knight’s record for most Division I coaching wins. Coach K’s legendary … Read more

NCAA Women’s Final Four: Stanford vs. UConn is the match to watch

NCAA Women's Final Four: Stanford vs. UConn is the match to watch

One of those coaches, Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, has received the lion’s share of the attention, but it’s actually on the women’s side of the game where the match-up of coaching titans is occurring. Tara VanDerveer of the Stanford Cardinal is taking on the Connecticut Huskies’ Geno Auriemma. These two coaches are leading their teams in … Read more

Dayanny De La Cruz: The chef spicing up Miami’s mega sporting events

Dayanny De La Cruz: The chef spicing up Miami's mega sporting events

Miami is often described as the “capital of Latin America.” Spanish is widely spoken and over 70% of residents in Miami-Dade county — where the city of Miami is located — see themselves as “Hispanic” or “Latino.” The person handed the task for bringing the unique flavors of Miami’s rich and diverse Latino heritage to … Read more

Bruce Arians: Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach is stepping down and will join the front office, team says

Bruce Arians: Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach is stepping down and will join the front office, team says

Arians — who led quarterback Tom Brady and the Buccaneers to a Super Bowl victory in February 2021 — will begin a new role as senior football consultant, the team said in a statement. Brady announced earlier this month he would return to Tampa Bay for another season after briefly retiring. Arians said he “accomplished … Read more

Canadian gymnasts allege ‘abuse, neglect, and discrimination’ within the sport

Canadian gymnasts allege 'abuse, neglect, and discrimination' within the sport

In an open letter addressed to Sport Canada, the athletes have called for the governing body to conduct an “independent, third-party investigation.” This is after they claimed Gymnastics Canada (GymCan) failed to address these issues and failed to earn the trust and confidence of athletes. “Their [GymCan’s] inability to adequately respond to ongoing systemic abuse, … Read more