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Restaurant Review: Blenheim in the West Village

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Popular restaurant was mob base for $400M money-laundering operation

A ​popular Portuguese restaurant secretly served as ​the base of ​a $400 million money-laundering operation tied to the Genovese organized crime family, New Jersey officials charged Tuesday. The PortuCale Restaurant Bar in Newark’s Ironbound section allegedly let customers cash hefty checks without requiring identification or filing currency transaction reports mandated by the feds, allowing the [...]

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Restaurant Report: Kachka in Portland, Ore.

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Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2014 Results on October 29, 2014

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. (IRG) today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. The conference call can be accessed live over the phone by dialing 888-221-9542 or for international callers by dialing 913-312-1513. A replay [...]

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Restaurants in DC Are Moving Into Residential Neighborhoods

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Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results on November 5, 2014

SYRACUSE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Carrols Restaurant Group, Inc. (“Carrols”) (TAST), the largest BURGER KING® franchisee, globally, today announced that Daniel T. Accordino, Chief Executive Officer, and Paul Flanders, Chief Financial Officer, will host a conference call to discuss third quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 8:30 AM ET. A press release with [...]

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Chef at Budd Lake restaurant spit in patron’s food, police say – The Star

Mount Olive Police  MOUNT OLIVE – A chef at Kennedy’s Pub spit into a meal that a man sent back for additional cooking, police said. Officers responded to the Route 46 restaurant on Sunday evening after an employee contacted police to report “multiple health violations,” including that the chef, John Stagg, a 32-year-old from Great [...]

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Popular restaurant was mafia base for $400M money-laundering operation

A ​popular Portuguese restaurant secretly served as ​the base of ​a $400 million money-laundering operation tied to the Genovese organized-crime family, New Jersey officials charged Tuesday. The PortuCale Restaurant Bar in Newark’s Ironbound section allegedly let customers cash hefty checks without requiring identification or filing currency transaction reports mandated by the feds, allowing the customers [...]

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Iconic Goody Goody restaurant returning to Tampa

TAMPA — Longtime Tampa residents get misty-eyed when you mention Goody Goody, the iconic restaurant known for its pies and bags of hamburgers “POX” — that’s pickles, onions and the fabled secret sauce. On Monday restaurateur Richard Gonzmart announced he is bringing it all back in a new Goody Goody. Related News/Archive Catch World Cup [...]

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Why the Restaurant Performance Index is important

Must-know: Key restaurant indicators (Part 8 of 12) (Continued from Part 7) Restaurant Performance Index In the last part of this series, we covered the Restaurant Performance Index. It’s a combination of two equally-weighted indices—the Current Situation Index and the Expectations Index.   Interpretation As of August 2014, the Current Situation Index was 101.8. It increased 1.1%. This [...]

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