Celebrity Waiters Raise Money For Charity In Nashville

first_imgFormer NFL Super Bowl Champion and now ESPN Sports Analyst, Kevin Carter, and Jay DeMarcus of the multi-award winning group Rascal Flatts, hosted the 15th Annual Kevin Carter’s “Waiting for Wishes” Celebrity Waiters Dinner on Tuesday, April 12th at The Palm.40 Celebrities gather to join Jay DeMarcus and Kevin Carter as Celebrity WaitersThe event was presented by The Campbell Family Foundation and HCA to benefit The Kevin Carter Foundation and Make-A-Wish Middle Tennessee. This premier celebrity event, “Waiting for Wishes” reached a milestone on Tuesday night as they have now raised more than $2 million for charity since its inception in 2002 and has become Nashville’s most sought after ticket as the event sells out each year.The celebrity event is an exclusive VIP evening where Carter and DeMarcus invite professional athletes, country music artists and other various celebrities to take over The Palm as servers before they head over to Honky Tonk Central for the Official After-Party – Jammin’ with Jay DeMarcus & Friends. The event continues to be one of the most unique celebrity events in the country and is considered a “must attend” events for patrons and participants alike.An eclectic mix of celebrities appear each year, and this year was be no different as they celebrated 15 years of fundraising.Celebrities included:Charles Arbuckle Former NFL Player / ESPN Broadcaster, Clare Bowen, Actress on NASHVILLE / Artist, Kaitlyn Bristowe & Shawn Booth, ABC’s reality star – The Bachelorette and fiancé, Keith Bulluck, Former NFL Player, Mike Caussin, Former NFL Player, Steve Connell, Spoken Word Poet, Randy Couture UFC Heavyweight Champion / UFC Hall of Famer / Actor, Chris Doering, Former NFL Player / ESPN Broadcaster, Kevin Dyson, Former NFL Player, Chip Esten, Actor on NASHVILLE / Artist / Writer, Halfway to Hazard, Country Duo, Kym Hampton, Former WNBA Player / Actor / Singer, A.J. Hawk, Linebacker for the Cincinnati Bengals, Steve Hutchinson, Former NFL Player, Wesley Johnson, Offensive Lineman for the New York Jets, Jana Kramer, Country Artist / Actress, Tracy Lawrence, Country Artist, Keith Loneker, Former NFL Player / Actor, Love and Theft, Country Duo, Tom Luginbill, ESPN Broadcaster, Max Martini, Actor / Writer / Director, Derrick Mason, Former NFL Player / Radio Host, Titus O’Neil, WWE Wrestler, Tito Ortiz, UFC Light Heavyweight Champion / UFC Hall of Famer, Mindy Robinson, Actress / Model / Reality TV Personality, Michael Roos, Former Tennessee Titans Player, Tim Rushlow, Country Artist / Big Band, Elika Sadeghi, ESPN Broadcaster, Chris Sanders, Former NFL Player, Johnathan Schaech, Actor / Writer / Producer / Director, Brian Schwenke, Center for the Tennessee Titans, Frank Shamrock, UFC Middleweight Champion / Actor / Broadcaster, Jaymee Sire, ESPN Broadcaster, Robert Smith, Former NFL Player / ESPN Broadcaster, Chris Soules, Reality TV Personality / The Bachelor / Dancing with the Stars, Phil Vassar, Country Artist / Songwriter, Sara Walsh, ESPN Broadcaster, Storme Warren, Radio Personality / Host / Writer / Producer AND Billy Zabka, Actor / Producer / Writer.The event was produced by LEGACY Consulting, PR & Events and sponsored by The Campbell Family Foundation and HCA, AON, AudioDeluxe, PAR, Inc., Hilton Nashville, Horizon Wine & Spirits, The Palm, Matchless Transportation, Miller Coors, M Street Nashville, Nashville Lifestyles Magazine, Honky Tonk Central, RJ Young, Tito’s Vodka, Lipman, Domino’s Pizza and Gigi’s Cupcakes.last_img read more

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Assemblymember Maienschein introduces bill in response to Chabad of Poway shooting

first_img Posted: July 8, 2019 Assemblymember Maienschein introduces bill in response to Chabad of Poway shooting KUSI Newsroom, July 8, 2019 Updated: 3:36 PMcenter_img KUSI Newsroom 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A new bill aims to prevent incidents like the Chabad of Poway shooting by providing grants to upgrade security measures at religious institutions and other nonprofits.San Diego Assemblymember Brian Maienschein told us more about AB 1548 live on Good Morning San Diego. Categories: Local San Diego News, Politics FacebookTwitterlast_img read more

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RBU holds Convocation confers awards to eminent personalities

first_imgKOLKATA: The 43rd Annual Convocation of the Rabindra Bharati University (RBU) on Tuesday witnessed D. Litt degrees being conferred on eminent Indian classical vocalist Pandit Amiya Ranjan Bandyopadhyay, writer Nabaneeta Dev Sen and renowned painter Shri Jatin Das. Among others, the Hirachand Dugar Memorial Award 2018 was presented to Rabindranath Mondal. The West Bengal State Akademi of Dance Drama Music and Visual Arts Awards were presented to eminent danseuse Purnima Ghosh, theatre personality Pankaj Kumar Munshi, noted singer Ruma Guha Thakurta and renowned sculptor Prof Niranjan Pradhan. The Acharya Dinesh Chandra Sen Memorial Award for folklore research was conferred on Dr Sukhbilas Barma. Also Read – Heavy rain hits traffic, flightsHeld on the varsity’s Jorasanko Campus, the convocation was presided over by Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi, who also happens to be the Chancellor of the University. The Guest-in-Chief at the Convocation was Professor Furqan Qamar, Secretary General, Association of Indian Universities, who delivered the Convocation address. “Ninety-five scholars were awarded their PhD degrees and ninety-nine scholars received their MPhil degrees at the convocation. There were Also Read – Speeding Jaguar crashes into Merc, 2 B’deshi bystanders killedthirty-nine recipients of the Rabindra Bharati University Medal,” said Debdatta Roy, acting Registrar, RBU. Vice-Chancellor of the varsity, Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury read out his report, conferred degrees and diplomas on eligible candidates in absentia,and also awarded the medals and prizes.It may be mentioned that the varsity had plans to confer D. Litt on Amitabh Bachchan. The university had written him a letter expressing their desire to award him but the actor responded saying he would not be able to turn up because of his hectic shooting schedule.last_img read more

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Man involved in illegal fund deal in cop net

first_imgKolkata: Sleuths of detective department of Kolkata Police nabbed a person with cash worth more than Rs 87 lakh from Sudder Street in New Market on Sunday. It is suspected that the money was being used for an illegal transaction.According to the police, on Saturday afternoon, detective department sleuths got a tip-off that a deal involving huge amount of money was being made around Suddar Street in New Market area. Based on the information, plain-clothed police personnel started patrolling the vicinity of Sudder Street and Jawahar Lal Nehru Road from 3:30 pm. Also Read – Bose & Gandhi: More similar than apart, says Sugata BoseOne of the police sources was also there to identify the suspect.Around 5:20 pm, the source pointed at a person who was coming along the Sudder Street carrying a backpack. The person was later identified as Md. Wasim Khan of Taltala and he was detained on suspicion.Sleuths found huge number of notes of denomination Rs 2000 and Rs 500 inside his bag. Khan was immediately taken to the DD facility in Lalbazar. It was found that Khan was carrying Rs 87.5 lakh. When asked why he had so much money with him Khan could not provide valid reason and necessary documents which could substantiate the possession of such a huge amount of money. Also Read – Rs 13,000 crore investment to provide 2 lakh jobs: MamataFollowing the interrogation, Khan was arrested under Section 379 IPC (punishment for theft by exercising the power conferred) and under Section 41 of Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) where a police officer may arrest any person without an order from the magistrate and without an arrest warrant. Sleuths are trying to find out how Khan got such a huge amount of cash. Also, investigations are on to find out where the money was about to be sentlast_img read more

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