Michiana Chronicles: COVID intermission continued

After visiting the Florida Keys, Jeanette Saddler-Taylor heads to Maine. After driving US Highway 1 to Key West in June, we took a break at home to see if we were infected with any of the unvaccinated and unmasked southern climates. Finding ourselves safe thanks to our vaccination and the …

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Impossible Foods pork product arrives in US, Ruby Tuesday

Impossible Foods’ latest meat alternative – a ground pork product it unveiled in 2020, at CES – is technically hitting tables today. Only that’s not a bunch of them: according to the company’s press release, the new Impossible Pork debuts tonight at New York’s Momofuku Ssäm Bar, where famed David …

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Africa’s debt rises: Chinese loans to the continent exceed $ 140 billion

Africa has experienced a slowdown in economic growth and the prevalence of the Covid-19 pandemic has exacerbated the flow of funding needed for ongoing infrastructure development projects. Fearing a default, a number of African countries are renegotiating loan terms with Chinese entities, including postponing interest payments and suspending unsustainable projects. …

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La Encantada in Tucson sells for $ 165.25 million

JLL Capital Markets announced today that it has closed the $ 165.25 million sale and secured $ 102 million in acquisition financing for La Encantada, a 246,256 square foot outdoor lifestyle center in Tucson, Arizona. JLL represented the seller, Macerich Company. A group of local investors bought the asset as …

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