| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:20 AM
CUPERTINO, Calif. Apple Pay hasn't made the wallet obsolete just yet.
But since launching its mobile payments system, Apple has deftly sidestepped problems that flummoxed other tech giants, delivering a smooth experience at the register and steadily...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:23 AM
On Tuesday, Dec. 16, Hartford's Zoning Board of Appeals will decide the fate of 510 Farmington Ave., on the corner of Girard Avenue, where McDonald's wants to build a drive-through restaurant. It needs a variance to do so. The ZBA should not grant it....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:59 PM
On vacations, I love reading the morning news over breakfast coffee.
At a restaurant outside Zion National Park on Oct. 22, we found a copy of USA Today. Paul got the first page, so I took the Business section. Two headlines caught my attention:...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:41 PM
Chicago on Tuesday joined the growing ranks of major cities that have raised their minimum wage, a move decried by business groups as a jobs killer but touted by labor groups and other supporters as a way to lift Chicago workers and their families out...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:19 AM
Get a free Egg McMuffin or Quarter Pounder when you buy one at McDonald's by taking a customer satisfaction survey.
The offer's printed on receipts.
Visit McDVoice.com, enter your receipt infomation, answer a few questions and get rewarded with the...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 2:02 PM
This holiday season, take a trip to Paris without leaving the Lehigh Valley at Saranda's on Broadway in Fountain Hill.
The fine-dining restaurant serving contemporary French cuisine held a soft opening Thursday at 1028 Broadway, the former space of...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Would you be more inclined to go to church if services came with a Big Mac and a side of fries? That's the idea behind McMass, a group whose goal is to put a McDonald's franchise in a church.
The group, led by Paul Di Lucca, a creative director at...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:32 AM
The woman claimed that an unsecured lid caused steaming hot McDonald’s coffee to spill on her right hand, severely burning it. As evidence, Selena Edwards, 38, of Victorville provided pictures of second-degree burns.
But the only burns Edwards may...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Just as Americans begin to cook their high-calorie Thanksgiving dinners, the U.S. government is enacting sweeping changes it hopes will push people to pay more attention to how many calories they consume away from their dining room tables.
The new rules...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 11:46 AM
CANTON — A local McDonald's restaurant and the police department are planning events that will help an annual effort to provide Christmas gifts for needy children.
Gifts For Canton, a group organized by the Canton Chamber of Commerce that's now...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:25 PM
When Phil Sipka and some of his Englewood neighbors opened a cafe a year ago this week, skeptics had suggestions.
How about rolling security gates over the wall-size windows? Or a permanently locked door, with a buzzer to buzz customers in? Maybe a...