| Jan 6, 2013
| 9:30 AM
MONROE (AP) — After a three-year legal fight, a dispute over a Monroe hot dog stand is moving to a federal appeals court.
Owners of The Dog Pound are appealing a decision that dismissed their lawsuit against the city. They claim Monroe violated...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 1:05 AM
An idea that started in a South Dakota living room in 1997 is now reaching millions of Americans in homes across the country.
Bob and Nancy Montross, cattle producers from De Smet, were looking for ways to promote beef. Along with two other volunteers,...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:01 PM
BALTIMORE — As long as there are 8-year-olds, there will be baseball.
Bud Selig has produced revenue-sharing and value-escalation. He deserves much credit. The mothers of this country have produced a never-ending supply of baseball customers. They...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In regard to your article about the hot dog stands at Home Depot ("Home Depot tells owners of hot dog stands to relocate," May 17), I am appalled that the Big Box Bully would crush a small business owner in this environment. To throw out a long-time...
| May 21, 2013
The National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show (or as convention-goers say, "No, not that NRA ...") is the yearly confab of food and hospitality professionals at McCormick Place that began Saturday and ends Tuesday. As national...
| May 9, 2013
The overseers of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum concealed from the public independent reports of lax financial controls and widespread spending abuses at the taxpayer-owned stadium that included sloppy accounting of hot dog sales and excessive perks...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 9:57 PM
A few notes from the second day of C2E2 - a.k.a., the Chicago Comics and Entertainment Expo - which runs though Sunday at McCormick Place, and in its fourth year, shows signs of not only getting bigger (attendance wise), but becoming comfortingly...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:43 PM
As the beats of a live mariachi band blared through the intersection of Broadway and Olympic at the start of Wednesday's May Day march, Susana Gonzalez focused on her sizzling bacon-wrapped hot dogs.
"Hasta ahorita, nada," she said, shaking her head...
| May 7, 2013
It's another hymn of an evening down here in Anaheim, the French Riviera of freeways. Took a mere two hours to drive from L.A., which exceeds the capacity of many bladders. Fortunately, the kid in the back seat fell asleep in Azusa of all places, or the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 1:42 PM
1) Glenwood Drive-Inn
2538 Whitney Ave.
2) Blackie's Hot Dog Stand
2200 Waterbury Road
3) Jimmies of Savin Rock
5 Rock St.
| Apr 25, 2013
At Wrigley: Every season Levy Restaurants, which handles the concessions at Wrigley Field, manages to come up with a few new food items for fans to try. You may have to search a bit for these new items, some of which are available in only one or two spots...