| Dec 20, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Darden Restaurants Inc.’s second quarter was far from appetizing, as the owner of Olive Garden and Red Lobster watched its net income plunge 37%.
The Orlando, Fla., restaurant company saw the sour numbers coming. Earlier in December, citing a...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 1:30 PM
On the evening of Nov. 16, Patterson Mill Middle High School PTSA sponsored its sixth annual PTSA Bingo.
This event is our PTSA's primary fundraiser, funding activities and programs for both Middle School and High School students and faculty....
| Dec 10, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Predators come in all shapes and sizes.
And the holidays can bring out the monsters.
We hear a lot about scams at The Herald-Mail. Once or twice a week we receive news releases from police about residents who have been scammed out of hundreds and...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 3:36 PM
How it works
The Herald-Mail periodically publishes the findings of initial food establishment inspections by the Washington County Health Department. Food service facilities are inspected on a regular basis to make sure they are following the...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 10:08 AM
A Highland, Ind. man, who is one of two Indiana winners in the recent Powerball drawing, collected his $1 million prize Thursday, announced Hoosier Lottery officials.
Larry Chandler, 34, said he plans to help his mother, start a college fund for his...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Darden Restaurants Inc., the parent of eateries such as Olive Garden and Red Lobster, said it will not bump any of its full-time employees down to part-time status to save on healthcare costs once President Obama’s reforms go into effect.
| Dec 6, 2012
| 3:30 PM
The same day that Olive Garden parent Darden Restaurants Inc. said it will not bump down existing full-time workers to part-time status to skirt healthcare costs, a petition calling on the company’s chief executive to clarify his position is gaining...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
If you've read this column for any length of time, you know that when LeBron James joined the Miami Heat, I became the founding father and CEO of an organization known as HATE (Heat Are The Enemy). The purpose...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Red Lobster, owned by Orlando-based Darden Restaurants, is trying to reel in Black Friday shoppers with a buy-one-get-one free deal available through social media.
The promotion, available Black Friday only, applies to its new "Maine Stays" entrees...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 5:10 PM
The second Olive Garden restaurant to open in a week in the Tri-State area began serving lunch Monday at the chain’s newest restaurant at 891 Foxcroft Ave.
Brandon Wicks, general manager, was busy making sure his wait staff, chefs, kitchen...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 5:46 AM
On Veterans Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their service and sacrifice to keep America strong and free.
Hundreds of retailers and restaurants also salute the military, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S....