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The Anonymous Check Payer at D’Arcy’s Pint
Someone has been picking up checks at D’Arcy’s Pint in Springfield, IL. He wants to remain anonymous. “It might make people think that all’s not so bad out there, what with all the turmoil and cynicism going on. Maybe people will be a little less cynical when they leave.” Read Dave Bakke’s story in The State Journal-Register.
Primanti’s May Be Coming to Ohio
21 News Now, More Local News for Youngstown, Ohio –
Primanti Bros. is looking to locate their first Ohio store in the town of Boardman, about halfway between Pittsburgh and Cleveland. They first have to get approval from the local zoning board.
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99 Jersey Dogs
Two NJ men have decided to visit all 99 of the hot dog joints from Peter Genovese’s “Ultimate Jersey Hot Dog Directory.” They hit one a week, on Tuesday night, and they have a Facebook page where each week’s destination is announced (this Tuesday, it’s Jimmy Buff’s in Kenilworth). We gotta appreciate their hot dog grazing philosophy: “[D]o we rate ’em? No. Do we care? No.” Read their story in the Hunterdon County Democrat.