| May 8, 2013
| 8:10 AM
McDonald’s had another rough month as sales at restaurants open more than a year slid in April, a month after the world’s largest burger company said the gauge dipped 1% during its first quarter.
This time, the Oak Brook, Ill., chain...
| May 10, 2013
| 4:27 AM
John Heatherly, 53, is accused of threatening to discharge a bomb at a McDonald's in Summerfield, according to a news release from the Marion County Sheriff's Office.
The restaurant had to be evacuated on Monday because of the threat. No explosives...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:33 PM
No one was hurt after a van backed into a lobby of a Winfield fast food restaurant.
It happened at McDonalds, 2130 Pike Rd., about 4:15 p.m. Thursday.
Newscow.net reports the restaurant sustained significant damage. The front lobby of the restaurant...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:10 PM
H&S Properties Development Corp. plans to push its Harbor East development east across Central Avenue with an expanded Whole Foods Market, a possible department store and apartments on two sites, baker-turned-developer John Paterakis Sr. said Friday....
| Jun 4, 2013
I was about three sips into the margarita I ordered at Chipotle when it dawned on me: America, at long last, is becoming Europe, something those of us who spent time abroad in college have fantasized about and dreaded for years.
I specify "three sips...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:30 PM
McDonald's has introduced a new durian crunch McFlurry flavor to its dessert kiosk menus in Singapore. But for anyone who's actually smelled the spiky fruit, you may be scratching your head and asking why?
Some people love the stuff. Some people...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Tao Lin's new novel, "Taipei," is more obviously autobiographical than previous efforts — about a young, male, Asian American New York urbanite and social-media compulsive paralyzed by a robot-ennui style of depression.
Lin has energetically...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:42 PM
"Lest We Fall Short" will be the title of the message given this Sunday by the Rev. John Stoner. The Rev. Linda Stoner will lead teen church in the social hall.
Today the church will welcome singer/songwriter Leah J. This...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Thanks for the recent article highlighting two businesses that are working to provide healthier food choices in Baltimore ("Two city stores move to close health gap," June 18).
I work in the office complex next to Apples & Oranges, one of the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 6:17 PM
The Baltimore City Council postponed action Monday on a bill that would have banned the use of foam cups and containers for carryout food and drinks after several members withdrew their support.
Councilman James B. Kraft, the bill's chief sponsor, said...
| Jun 19, 2013
Labor unions have been knocked back, knocked down and knocked out for so long that a new generation of organizers is beginning to try something new. Instead of unionizing and then protesting, they're protesting first.
That may sound a little...