| Sep 16, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Raising the minimum wage may not be the best way in the long run to narrow society's growing income gap, several speakers said Tuesday during a panel discussion in Winter Park.
Among the ideas for closing the gap between the affluent and the poor, the...
| May 23, 2014
| 7:31 AM
When Kathy Birkett opened Neuqua Valley High School as its first principal in 1997, she jokingly dubbed the retention pond on the campus "Lake Birkett."
But now as the superintendent of Indian Prairie Unit District 204 wraps up her 35-year career in the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Robin Wallace and Julia Tichota are two of the 18 Niles North students who received summer art grants from Niles North Fine Arts Parents and Patrons (NNFAPP) -- a nonprofit charitable organization that supports the school's Fine Art Department.
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:27 PM
KFC has brought back the Double Down, a bacon and cheese sandwich that uses two fried chicken filets instead of a bun.
The return of the Double Down is the third crazy fast food concotion news this week alone.
On Monday, KFC made headlines for teaming...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:54 AM
KFC is cashing in on prom season with its latest offering -- the chicken corsage.
You read that right. In a partnership with Kentucky-based florist company Nanz & Kraft, for a limited time, you can get chicken corsage kits for $20.
The kits come with...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 6:34 AM
Employees at a KFC in Mississippi told a 3-year-old dog attack victim's family that her scars were scaring customers and they'd have to leave the restaurant, WAPT is reporting.
The little girl had her cheek bone, jaw, nose and right eye socket broken...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:46 AM
KFC has donated $30,000 toward the medical bills for a 3-year-old dog attack victim who was kicked out of one of its restaurants after other customers said they were disturbed by her scars, according to WAPT.
Victoria Wilcher's story went viral after...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:39 PM
The story of a disfigured 3-year-old girl being asked to leave a Jackson, Miss., KFC because she was scaring other customers is a hoax, the Laurel Leader-Call in Mississippi reported Monday.
The story swept the nation and generated an outpouring of...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The 3-year-old girl at the heart of the "KFC hoax" story is in Florida to receive a new eye, the Naples News reports.
Victoria Wilcher was mauled by dogs in Mississippi in April, suffering broken bones in her face and bites to her eye and body. ...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The family whose story went viral after they accused KFC of telling a 3-year-old dog attack victim that her scars were scaring customers has decided to decline the $30,000 donation from the restaurant chain, according to The Clarion-Ledger.
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Get a free 2-piece meal when you buy one with a coupon at KFC.
By one and get one free two-piece chicken with two sides at participating locations. Choose from Original or Grilled recipes.
Of course, you'll have to resist the temptation to order the...