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Ronald McDonald (fictional character)

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  • Memorial Day forecast for Md. travel even with last year

    Even with gasoline prices at near-record levels, Marylanders are expected to travel during Memorial Day weekend in the same robust numbers as last year, AAA Mid-Atlantic predicts. But to make sure potential visitors aren't discouraged by the price at the...
  • New Ronald McDonald House serves families, not skyline

    New Ronald McDonald House serves families, not skyline
    Does a good cause inevitably lead to good architecture? It's a touchy subject, especially when you're taking the measure of a building, like the new Ronald McDonald House in Chicago, which provides convenient, caring lodging for families that have a...
  • 8th Annual Pop Tab Drop raises money for Ronald McDonald House

    8th Annual Pop Tab Drop raises money for Ronald McDonald House
    More than 10 million pop tabs were collected downtown Friday. Volunteers from all around the state descended on Monument Circle for the 8th Annual Ronald McDonald House Pop Tab Drop. The money raised from recycling the pop tabs will be used to help...
  • Go on a SoCal hunt for Googie architecture

    Go on a SoCal hunt for Googie architecture
    It was the 1950s. America was a superpower, and the Los Angeles area was the center of it. The space race was on. A car culture was emerging. So were millions of postwar babies. Businesses needed ways to get families out of their automobiles and into...
  • The first McDonald's

    The first McDonald's
    The journey to billions and billions began with a single humble hamburger. History does not note the name of the customer, but that first request for service on this date at the new franchise restaurant on Lee Street in Des Plaines became the order heard...
  • Shumpert, Dunigan embrace entire All-American experience

    Shumpert, Dunigan embrace entire All-American experience
    For Iman Shumpert and Michael Dunigan, the McDonald's All-American Game experience was more than Wednesday night's national showcase of slam-dunks and no-look passes at the Bradley Center. Their five-day visit here included a stop at the local Ronald...
  • The new lords of the land

    Paul W. Nochumowitz describes himself as a bail bondsman who takes home $14,000 a year and is bankrupt. Still, he and his wife, Amie Sue, own a $1 million high-rise condominium on Florida's Biscayne Bay as well as a home in Baltimore County. This year,...
  • McDonald's withdraws report-card promotion

    Report cards that kids bring home from Seminole County elementary schools will no longer double as a pitch for McDonald's restaurants. A lone parent's complaint has forced the fast-food giant to dump a promotion of its Happy Meals rewards program on...
  • French design firm H5 eyes Oscar glory with 'Logorama'

     
    The Paris-based design company H5 has built its reputation primarily on commercials and music videos. In the U.S., its best-known work includes innovative videos for Massive Attack and Röyksopp, as well as the hard-to-get-out-of-your-head commercials for...
  • Logorama: Sign, sign everywhere a sign, blocking out the scenery, breaking my mind

     
    A brilliant (and terribly droll) commentary on consumer culture, "Logograma" is an Academy award-winning short film directed by the French animation collective H5 (François Alaux, Hervé de Crécy and Ludovic Houplain). First shown at the Canne...
  • Girls' basketball: A special Ronald McDonald House visit for Great Oak's Sherbert

     
    Lindsay Sherbert of Temecula Great Oak, who holds the distinction of being the only player from Southern California selected to compete in the McDonald's All-American games Wednesday in Columbus, Ohio, visited the Los Angeles Ronald McDonald's House...