| 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...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Here are my five favorites of the Top 25 hottest urban legends circulating on the Internet, as determined by the myth busters at the urban legend website Snopes.com.
• "As of 20 March 2014, Facebook will be banning all posts expressing religious...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:16 PM
KFC owner Yum Brands is testing a new concept called Super Chix in Texas that claims to serve "the last true chicken sandwich." It looks a lot like a fancier version of a Chick-Fil-A sandwich. Another concept in the works in the Dallas area is Banh Shop,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Longtime food writer Colman Andrews has just written his memoir and is heading back to his old stamping grounds to talk about it (and eat a bit too).
Andrews was raised in Beverly Hills by show biz folk and started eating at Chasen’s from a...
| 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...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The continuing push for higher minimum wages across the country has much to recommend it, but the campaign shouldn't keep us from recognizing a truly insidious practice that impoverishes low-wage workers all the more. It's known as wage theft.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Are prom hunger pangs really that bad? KFC thinks so. For $20 KFC will "make love less awkward" with a wrist corsage festooned with a piece of KFC's original recipe, extra crispy or grilled chicken. Hurry up, young ones: There are only 100 of these...
| 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...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:59 AM
When you come across a story that asks who views more porn, those in red states (Republicans) or those in blue states (Democrats), well you have to read on.
The investigation was conducted by the website pornhub.com, which used a formula that compiled...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 2:15 PM
The hunt for quality fried chicken has gotten a little harder, thanks to the closure of Maryland Fried Chicken in Palmer Township earlier this year.
The fast-casual restaurant at 2469 Nazareth Road, in the 25th Street Shopping Center, was an area staple...