Rainwater dripping on food causes Checkers restaurant closure

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A state inspector noted rainwater leaking onto cheese, cut onions, mayonnaise and tartar sauce last week inside a Checkers restaurant in South Florida. Records show 15 violations were found inside the restaurant and the kitchen was ordered shut. KT’S Kitchen, a mobile food truck, also had food temperature and cross contamination …

Kurtz flips the script on golf course cuisine

CLOSE Jason Kurtz is no stranger to the Central Minnesota dining scene. Following the closure of the Ace Bar & Grill late last year, he set out to find the perfect fit for himself and his crew, and linked up with the team at Blackberry Ridge Golf Course & Event Center. The rest, as they …

‘Boy, are you a liberal.’ About that anal sex column …

A couple of radio segments and many emails later, it’s clear we are a nation divided over (among other things) that Teen Vogue tutorial on anal sex. “Truly, I am sad for you,” one reader wrote in response to last week’s column, in which I defended Teen Vogue. Recapping, sex educator Gigi Engle wrote an …

Annual survey finds fewer are homeless in Polk County – News – News Chief

A total of 512 men, women and children were interviewed during the annual Point in Time survey, conducted Feb. 18 by volunteers for the Homeless Coalition of Polk. Eric Pera @ciapastryboy LAKELAND — Homelessness in Polk County is declining according to an annual survey that counts individuals and families living in shelters and on the …