Month: May 2013

Lays Names “Do Us a Flavor” Contest Winner

Lays Names “Do Us a Flavor” Contest Winner

After a year of voting, Lays Potato Chip fans have officially named Cheesy Garlic Bread as the winner of the “Do Us a Flavor” promotion, in which real Lays customers submitted their very best flavor ideas. According to ABC News, nearly 3.8 million fan flavor ideas were submitted, generating over a million votes on Facebook […]

The Avengers May Not All Be Back for Round 2

The Avengers May Not All Be Back for Round 2

Three different actors have played The Incredible Hulk in recent memory. Could a fourth be in the cards? That’s the rumor that was sparked by Deadline, who ran an article speculating that cost-cutting could lead to some recasting for Avengers 2 and that one of the most vulnerable actors could be Hulk/Bruce Banner actor Mark […]

Beyonce Cancels Belgium Gig; Sparks Pregnancy Rumors

Beyonce Cancels Belgium Gig; Sparks Pregnancy Rumors

Belgian Beyonce fans were left disappointed as the “Single Ladies” superstar canceled her May 14th concert at the Sportpaleis in Antwerp. The Associated Press reported that Beyonce’s doctors diagnosed her with dehydration and exhaustion and told her to rest instead of taking the stage in support of her Mrs. Carter world tour. Since that announcement […]

Angelina Jolie Admits to Preventative Mastectomy

Angelina Jolie Admits to Preventative Mastectomy

Angelina Jolie shocked the world with an op-ed piece in the New York Times where she admitted to having a double mastectomy to lessen her risk of breast cancer. The Oscar-winning actress got tested for the BRCA 1 or BRCA 2 gene mutations that can cause cancer and doctors found she had an 87 percent […]

Paris Hilton Turns Heads in 60s-Inspired Ensemble

Paris Hilton Turns Heads in 60s-Inspired Ensemble

Socialite Paris Hilton appeared all grown up as she cut a demure figure on a recent Beverly Hills shopping trip. The 32 year old wore a silk jersey Diane Von Furstenberg wrap dress in a pretty purple and white print. The dress had long sleeves, an A-line skirt and a self-tie belt. Her accessories were […]

Juelz Santana Celebrates Mother’s Day at Babalu

Juelz Santana Celebrates Mother’s Day at Babalu

Rapper Juelz Santana and his brother Twin treated their mama right this Mother’s Day with a special brunch at Babalu Latin Restaurant. Santana’s mom, Deborah James, is a big fan of the restaurant and comes as often as she can, “but not as often as I’d like,” she said. James dined with her sons, as […]

Soul Diva Patti LaBelle Wows at Lehman Center Gala Performance

Soul Diva Patti LaBelle Wows at Lehman Center Gala Performance

The Lehman Center for the Performing Arts was buzzing with excitement on Saturday May 11 as Grammy-winning R&B Diva Patti LaBelle hosted their Spring Gala. The event kicked off with a late-afternoon reception where guests enjoyed wine and hors d’oeuvres provided by Babalu Latin Restaurant and its executive celebrity chef Alex Garcia. Chef Garcia was […]

Grammy-Winning Musician and Salsa Dance Legend Dine at Babalu

Grammy-Winning Musician and Salsa Dance Legend Dine at Babalu

On Thursday May 2, Babalu Latin Restaurant was the dinner destination of choice for not one but two legendary Latin performers. Nine-time Grammy winning pianist, bandleader and musician Eddie Palmieri came up to the Bronx that night and enjoyed Babalu’s special of the day, Peruvian ceviche, followed by chicharron de pollo, white rice and black […]

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