Stephen Sullivan , executive pastry chef at the Westgate, took top honors Sunday at the 29th annual U.S. Pastry Competition in New York.
Winter at the top of the world wimped out this year. The Arctic just finished its warmest winter on record. And sea ice hit record lows for this time of year, with plenty of open water where ocean water normally freezes into thick sheets of ice, new U.S. weather data show.
All 11 superintendents in the school district’s 62-year history have been men, a fact that could weigh on the minds of School Board members as they search for a new superintendent this spring.
Golden Knights center William Karlsson leads the NHL in Plus/Minus and should be a serious candidate for the Selke Trophy which goes to the league’s top defensive forward.
Twelve months after Faye Dunaway announced the wrong best-picture winner, she and Warren Beatty returned Sunday to hand the statue to Guillermo del Toro for “The Shape of Water.”
UNLV forward Brandon McCoy was named Mountain West Freshman of the Year by the league media on Sunday. He also represented the Rebels on the second team with junior forward Shakur Juiston.
Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s, BYU and San Francisco will play Monday in the semifinals.
Jordan Peele’s “Get Out” won best film and best director on Saturday at the 33rd Independent Film Spirit Awards, a day before the horror sensation will vie for top honors at the Academy Awards.