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Local Chef Wins Award at Competition

Photo | Sally Alt

Chef Wu Shougong, owner of Urbana’s Babao restaurant, won third prize at the Sixth International Chinese Culinary Competition in the Shandong cuisine category at Times Square on June 26.

Urbana Chef Wu Shougong displayed his cooking talents at the Sixth International Chinese Culinary Competition at Times Square, Manhattan, at the end of June. Shougong, a chef and owner of the Babao restaurant on Fingerboard Road, won third place in…

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