Bars and restaurants face new rules for to-go drinks

Torri Donley

Iowa (KCRG) -The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division released clarified guidelines for how bars and restaurants can sell drinks to-go. © Provided by Cedar Rapids KCRG-TV The Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division released clarified guidelines for how bars and restaurants can sell drinks to-go. The new rules prohibit bars or restaurants from […]

Walnut Creek Restaurants Push For Cap On Food-Delivery Fees

Torri Donley

WALNUT CREEK, CA — The Walnut Creek City Council on Tuesday will consider a cap on fees local restaurants pay online ordering and delivery service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently, some local restaurants and the business advocacy groups Walnut Creek Downtown Business Association came to the city requesting a temporary […]

2 Cleveland restaurants closing, one up for auction, plus Gervasi-Cleveland Ballet partnership: WTAM 5-minute food-drinks chat

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CLEVELAND, Ohio – Our WTAM 5-minute food and drinks chat covers Cleveland restaurants Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Banter closing, the 100th Bomb Group up for auction, and the Gervasi Vineyard-Cleveland Ballet partnership for upcoming performances. © cleveland.com/cleveland.com/TNS Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Banter announced closures recently, and the 100th […]

Ari Gejdenson Dissolves Mindful Restaurants Group

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Before the pandemic, restaurateur Ari Gejdenson‘s Mindful Restaurants Group had a robust portfolio of restaurants in different pockets of D.C. Some have subsequently closed, including Acqua Al 2 in Eastern Market, which served Italian food for a decade, along with its sidekick bar Harold Black. Ghibellina and Sotto also closed […]

New York Restaurants Share Their Recipes

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“Bite Sized,” a bright digital cookbook and a fund-raiser for Relief Opportunities for All Restaurants (ROAR), has a finite collection of recipes from just 17 restaurants. They’re all tenants of buildings owned by Brookfield Properties, a rreal estate development and management company, and the book is an effort by the […]