Latest The Chef Jeff Project Stories

2010-09-07 13:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Amachi Pittsburgh, an organization dedicated to helping children in Allegheny County with incarcerated parents, is pleased to announce that Chef Jeff Henderson, TV personality and New York Times bestselling author, will serve as the keynote speaker at its upcoming fundraising event, "A Recipe for Discovery." This unique event will consist of an inspirational presentation and cooking demonstration led by Chef Jeff. It will take place on Thursday,...

2008-09-10 12:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Network launches a ground-breaking new reality series this October, with the premiere of The Chef Jeff Project. Premiering Sunday, October 12th at 10pm ET/PT, The Chef Jeff Project follows Chef Jeff Henderson, a former prison inmate turned successful executive chef, as he attempts to transform the lives of six struggling young adults through the power of food. "Chef Jeff has an amazing story that will inspire not only the young adults in the show, but...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'