Monday, May 1, 2017

Food & Drink

In this Sept. 12, 2012 file photo, items on the breakfast menu, including the calories, are posted at a McDonald's restaurant in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

BY MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers hoping to consistently find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again. New government ...
This photo provided by Starbucks shows the company's “Unicorn Frappuccino." Starbucks says its newest beverage not only changes colors with a stir of the straw, but flavors as well. The Seattle chain says its “Unicorn Frappuccino” starts as a purple drink with blue swirls that tastes sweet and fruity, before changing to pink with a tangy and tart taste with a stir of the straw. The company says the drink is available for a limited time while supplies last, from April 19 to April 23, 2017, in the United States, Canada and Mexico. (Starbucks via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is calling a limited-time beverage that changes colors and flavors with a stir of the straw a “Unicorn Frappuccino.” The chain says the drink was ...
In this Friday, Sept. 29, 2006 file photo, H. Kenneth Woods, chef and owner of Sylvia's restaurant, cooks southern fried chicken using a soy bean oil that doesn't contain trans fats in New York's Harlem neighborhood. (AP Photo/Dima Gavrysh)

BY LINDSEY TANNER CHICAGO (AP) — Local bans on artery-clogging trans fats in restaurant foods led to fewer heart attacks and strokes in several New York counties, a new study ...
kunjani coffee shop

By Marve Ann Alaimo, mysweetnsavorylife@gmail.com Stephanie Bunnett may be living in Naples now, but thoughts of her native Zimbabwe are never far away.  Nearly ten years ago, Bunnett came to ...
This Friday, March 21, 2014, file photo, shows a Wendy's restaurant in Providence, Rhode Island. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, File)

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A teen’s Twitter stunt to win a year of free chicken nuggets from Wendy’s might become the platform’s most retweeted post of all time. Carter Wilkinson ...
lamoraga entrance

The original idea for this restaurant came from a group of restaurants in Spain with the same namesake. Although this being the first Lamorga in the United States, it stays ...
jimmy p's burgers and more

Impatient for the real Philly Cheesesteak? Locals now have the closest thing to the real deal at Jimmy P’s Burgers & More on 1201 Piper Boulevard in Naples. Even though ...
This April 18, 2011 file photo shows a KFC restaurant in Mountain View, California. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — KFC said Friday that it will stop serving chickens raised with certain antibiotics. The fried chicken chain said the change will be completed by the end ...

BOSTON (AP) — A proposed settlement between a Massachusetts man and Dunkin’ Donuts shops could mean free buttered baked goods for hundreds of customers and a huge payout for his ...
In this March 8, 2010, file photo, an employee passes an order to a customer at a Panera Bread store in Brookline, Mass. Panera is being acquired by Europe'€™s JAB Holding Co. for more than $7 billion. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Panera is being acquired by Europe’s JAB Holding Co. for more than $7 billion. JAB is better known for the growing stable of brands it owns ...
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