| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Start the Independence Day celebrations early - or extend them through the weekend - with these special restaurant deals.
Plan B Burger Bar, 1000 West Columbus Avenue, Springfield, hosts a "backyard barbecue" with a view of the Springfield fireworks...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:47 AM
By Linda Giuca
Willie Nelson’s song “On the Road Again,” could double as the theme for summer vacationers taking to the road for some R&R. Whether that road trip is a quick daycation or the beginning of a lengthier break...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 11:09 AM
About A La Carte
Connecticut is the birthplace of the hamburger. It's home to more than two dozen wineries, nationally renowned pizza, steamed cheeseburgers, two-foot-long hot dogs, shucked-from-the-shoreline oysters and rich, farm-fresh ice cream....
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:45 PM
It’s been featured on the Travel Channel’s “Man v. Food” and recognized by “Every Day with Rachael Ray” magazine. But now the two-foot hot dog that put Doogie’s on the map is no longer.
The legendary hot dog is a...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:38 PM
I note with great displeasure in your June 27 edition that we are again going to put on a hot dog-eating contest in Granville Gude Park to celebrate the Glorious Sixth.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 60 million Americans are now obese, and...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:01 AM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — How much does it cost to pack a picnic this Fourth of July? That'll be $6 per person.
That's according to the American Farm Bureau Federation, which launched an informal price survey this year looking at the cost of hot...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:09 AM
McKinney Baptist to hold VBS
McKinney Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School July 14 - 19.
Kinney Noe to give testimony
During the 11 a.m. worship service on Sunday, July 7, the congregation of Stanford Baptist Church will welcome...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Mitchell Manresa apparently is the top dog at Mardi Gras Casino. He ate 11 of them at Mardi Gras Casino's contest and took home $1,000 cash.
Each contestant has three minutes to consume as many hot dogs and buns as possible. Partially eaten and un-...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:16 AM
EAST JORDAN -- East Jordan City Administrator Chris Yonker will assemble a team of community members to examine the city's ordinance that regulates peddlers, solicitors and transient merchants. The ordinance has not been modified or amended since it was...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Have you noticed the little white trailer off Northern Lights and Eagle Street beside Trend Setters? IHOH is written in big rainbow colored text across the front of the building, it’s short for International House of Hot Dogs.
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:31 AM
Shake Shack, the fab burger joint owned and operated by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group, is coming to Winter Park according to its Facebook page. In mid 2014 the new Shake Shack will open near Lake Killarney at the intersection of north...