Anthony Bourdain

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Matt Moran
June 25, 2018 - 7:26 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - When world renowned chef Anthony Bourdain died. Jill Gedra and Kate Elliott, two local chefs, said they wanted to put together an event that would celebrate the life of man they looked up to. Just over two weeks later it manifested into a massive celebration on what would...
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Brenda's Bites
June 22, 2018 - 12:15 am
When the shocking news broke on June 8th that celebrated chef, author, and television host Anthony Bourdain died of an apparent suicide in France, local chefs were stunned and distraught. On the day of his passing, Jill Gedra, owner of Lait Cru Brasserie and Nickel City Cheese & Mercantile, and...
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AP file photo, a child plays beside a message board adorned with notes for loved ones who took their own lives during an Out of the Darkness Walk event organized by the Cincinnati Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention at Sawyer Point Park in Cincinnati. Suicide rates inched up in nearly every U.S. state from 1999 through 2016, according to a new government report released Thursday, June 7, 2018. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)
June 08, 2018 - 8:12 am
SEATTLE (WBEN/AP) — The apparent suicide of Anthony Bourdain comes a day after a report out indicating suicide rates inched up in nearly every U.S. state from 1999 through 2016. More than half of suicides in 2015 in a subgroup of 27 states were among people with no known mental health condition,...
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June 08, 2018 - 7:43 am
American TV celebrity and food writer Anthony Bourdain has been found dead in his hotel room in France while working on his CNN series on culinary traditions around the world. He was 61. CNN confirmed the death, saying in a statement that Bourdain was found unresponsive Friday morning by friend and...
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