James Almanza

Soul Food’s “The Greasy Spoon” Makes Nationwide Debut on Food Network

Since opening almost two years ago, The Greasy Spoon has dominated Houston’s soul food scene. But now the restaurant is performing on the national stage after Food Network cameras enter its kitchen. The production of the network’s popular “Food Paradise” followed owner and Houston native Max Bozeman II behind the …

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Frisco residents, visitors spent $ 7.68 million on alcohol in October. Here’s where they spent the most

Frisco bars and restaurants saw their total alcohol sales increase in October. Alcohol sales for the month totaled about $ 7.68 million, an increase of about 13.1% from $ 6.79 million in September. Here are the Frisco restaurants and bars where customers spent the most on alcohol in October, according …

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Troy Aikman’s latest business venture? Beer

Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman announced on Tuesday, Jan.4, 2022 that he is entering the beer business. He co-founded an Austin-based company that will launch Eight, a 90-calorie light beer, in Texas in early 2022. Aikman had teased the partnership for months on Instagram, including in a post in …

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Blue Line Winery opens tasting room in Keller Old Town

Blue Line Winery held its grand opening in Keller on January 1 and aims to support charities that support first responders and the families of deceased police officers. (Courtesy of Blue Line Winery) Blue Line Winery has opened its tasting room at 136 E. Hill Street in the Old Town …

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Ontario Closes Schools, Indoor Restaurants and Gyms

TORONTO (AP) – All schools in Canada’s most populous province will be closed and switch to online learning due to a record number of coronavirus infections fueled by the ultra-contagious variant of omicron, the Premier of Ontario announced on Monday. Premier Doug Ford also announced the closure of restaurants inside. …

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More children in NJ test positive for COVID as wave continues

A growing number of New Jersey children are testing positive for COVID-19, and some are falling ill and being hospitalized. According to Dr Meg Fisher, pediatric infectious disease expert and special advisor to State Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli, as the omicron variant began to spread, the increase in positive cases …

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This app helps prevent food waste by connecting consumers to surplus food at local restaurants in Providence and Boston.

“It blew up a light bulb,” she told The Globe. “This is something that could happen every night at any local food store. “ Basch said she started partnering with like-minded entrepreneurs and quickly co-founded To Good To Go, a new app (available for iOS in the Apple Store and …

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‘He didn’t deserve it,’ Lewisville family in restaurant shootout seek answers, justice – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A family in North Texas is seeking answers after their loved one was shot and killed at a Lewisville restaurant earlier this week. Several 911 calls were made just before 2 a.m. Thursday to report a shooting at the Chill Bar & Grill located at 2513 I-35E SB Frontage Road, …

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Edison Center is slated for completion in 2022 in the city of Missouri

Construction of a new mixed-use neighborhood that will transform Missouri City’s 1980s Willowridge Mall has now started and is expected to be completed by the end of 2022. (courtesy Edison Center) Construction of a new mixed-use neighborhood that will transform Missouri City’s 1980s Willowridge Mall has now started and is …

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The most read stories of 2021 from Cedar Park, Leander

HEB opened its second Leander store in November. (Taylor Girtman / Community Impact Journal) From restaurant announcements to winter storm updates, here are the 10 Most Read Online Stories of 2021 from the Cedar Park-Leander Edition of Community impact journal. 1. ROUNDUP: 7 restaurants to come in the Cedar Park-Leander …

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