Pandemic may force Canadian men to play home World Cup qualifiers at neutral sites

Susan S. Johnson

CONCACAF president Victor Montagliani says Canada will likely have to play its first home World Cup qualifying matches at a neutral site due to pandemic-related restrictions.

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Border issues and the need for quarantine complicate a qualifying schedule that has already been pushed back several times due to COVID-19. The Canadian men are slated to pay their first home qualifying match in late March.


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“Listen, it’s not going to be as easy as it was before, when you just got on a plane and you play or you play at home,” Montagliani told

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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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Joss Stone welcomes daughter into the world

Susan S. Johnson

Joss Stone has given birth to a baby girl.

a person smiling for the camera: Joss Stone, Cody DaLuz and baby Violet (c) Facebook

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Joss Stone, Cody DaLuz and baby Violet (c) Facebook

The ‘Super Duper Love’ hitmaker has revealed she and partner Cody DaLuz welcomed daughter Violet Melissa into the world on Friday (01.29.21) and the family couldn’t be happier.

Speaking on one of her ‘Cooking With Joss’ videos shared on her Facebook page, Joss said: “I’ve a very special little bun that I’ve been making for…oh, took about nine months, and it’s cooked! It’s ready! So here’s one we made earlier.”

Cody and their daughter then appeared on the screen

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Four Seasons Celebrates Culinary Excellence Around the World with 27 Michelin Stars

Susan S. Johnson

TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — With three of Michelin’s most prominent guides unveiled in January, the exceptional restaurants of Four Seasons are embracing a new year and a renewed commitment to excellence. Sparkling under 27 Michelin stars across 19 restaurants, Four Seasons maintains the most Michelin Stars of any single luxury hospitality brand.

“There’s no question that the past year has brought unprecedented challenges to the culinary world and the broader hospitality industry – but through these difficult times, we grow stronger and adapt to deliver on our commitment to quality and excellence,” says Christian Clerc, President, Global

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