| Feb 9, 2014
| 5:01 PM
People like rich, tasty food — and sweet, smooth desserts.
That's a recipe the Cheesecake Factory Inc. has been following for more than three decades.
The company's roots can be traced to the home kitchen of Evelyn Overton, who ran a small baked...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Cook Out, the North Carolina-based fast food hamburger chain that's also known for its milkshakes, wants to open a restaurant on Route 17 in the Court House area.
Cook Out has filed plans to build a 1,589-square-foot drive-thru restaurant in the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Adult Swim will be expanding its reach this spring, when the network hits the road for a 12-week, 10-city national college tour sponsored by Ice Breakers mints and KFC.
The road trip will provide a much-needed study break for college students, as the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:50 AM
Baltimore electro-maestro Dan Deacon will open for Arcade Fire, the Grammy-winning indie rock act from Montreal, on select dates of the band's Reflektor Tour, according to a press release and Deacon's Twitter account.
The dates are in March, and the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Christian Rojas has a plan.
The Iraq War veteran wants to get his paralegal certificate. Then, he figures, he'll go into business for himself, helping people write their wills and file motions in court. He dreams of earning a law degree eventually and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:11 PM
COLLEGE PARK — In nearly four years at Maryland, career scoring leader Alyssa Thomas has been on teams that have won one game, two games and three games in the NCAA tournament. But she's never claimed that elusive fourth victory.
On Monday night,...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:49 PM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley's first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to "feast on" in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown's South Fourth Street got even greasier thanks to...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The Big Mac has arrived in Ho Chi Minh City, marking the opening of the first McDonald's location in Vietnam. The Golden Arches restaurant will also be Vietnam's first drive-through.
The restaurant offers the traditional McDonald's menu of burgers...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 11:14 AM
French fry lovers rejoice! The Lehigh Valley’s first Checkers have opened within months of each other, allowing customers to “feast on” in Allentown and Bethlehem.
The greasy-spoon section of Allentown’s South Fourth Street got...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
When veteran tech executive Scott Maddux brought a digital video recorder into his home in 1999, the machine radically changed his boob-tube habits. At last, he could save shows to watch later and skip programs he wasn't ready to see. "I lived and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Edgewood Lions Club welcomed Santa and Mrs. Claus on Dec. 9. Lions were also joined by members of the Abingdon Volunteer Fire Company with a fire engine and Sheriff Jesse Bane, who spent the evening with them. Among the gifts given to the children were...