Reunion dinner 2021: Best restaurants for an impressive CNY feast in Singapore, Lifestyle News

Susan S. Johnson

CNY Reunion Dinners can often be fraught with the dangers of overly inquisitive relatives – but often the great Chinese New Year Menus make up for it.

Yet, it seems that every Chinese restaurant, no matter its standard, is booked out solid months before Chinese New Year even starts. This year, go for an impressive feast with the family. Here is our list of great CNY restaurants you should try this festive season!

1. Man Fu Yuan Restaurant

Some enjoy a great classic Cantonese style dinner accompanied by exceptional service and an elegant dining area at Man Fu Yuan. As

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The Collection Bakery offers a diverse selection of baked goods from around the world | Food News | Spokane | The Pacific Northwest Inlander

Susan S. Johnson

The Collection Bakery owners Miguel (left) and Keely Silva-Glenn at 180 Bar & Bistro where they use the kitchen to bake. - YOUNG KWAK PHOTO

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The Collection Bakery owners Miguel (left) and Keely Silva-Glenn at 180 Bar & Bistro where they use the kitchen to bake.

By marrying their individual cultures and years of baking experience in kitchens from New York City to Seattle, Keely and Miguel Silva-Glenn are bringing an eclectic mix of specialty pastries from around the world to Spokane.

The couple met eight years ago while working at a bakery in NYC and launched the Collection Bakery in summer 2020 after COVID-19 forced them both out of Seattle’s hospitality industry and to Spokane,

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Getting your fair food, funnel cake fix without foot fatigue, is frankly fabulous | News

Susan S. Johnson

Tamia Lee and her grandmother Brenda Mendoza had already picked up McDonald’s food to-go Friday when they spotted the Fair Food Drive-Thru across from the Kern County Fairgrounds.

They immediately decided the McBurgers would have to wait as they pulled into the sprawling parking lot on South P Street and, without even getting out of their car, began ordering caramel corn, tacos and the sort of crazy desserts one expects to find at the Kern County Fair.

“I didn’t know anything about it,” the 17-year-old said of the fair food festival. “But my grandma said, ‘Oh, let’s get some funnel

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Food Fundraiser Whets Community’s Appetite for 2021 Fair | Local News

Susan S. Johnson

Officials Say Three of Four Headline Music Acts Have Been Booked, No Names Released 

With their hopes set on hosting the Washington Town & Country Fair in August, volunteers organized the fair board’s first-ever “Fair Food Drive- Thru” fundraiser that offered lovers of fair cuisine a chance to enjoy funnel cakes, waffle and ice cream sandwiches, ribeye steak sandwiches and other fair favorites.

A line of vehicles had formed at the KC Hall by the time the fundraiser was scheduled to open Saturday afternoon. More than 60 volunteers, representing the Washington Area Chamber of Commerce board members and staff, the

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