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A Whopper of a new restaurant is under construction in Washington Twp.
 A strip of south 48 south of Centerville will add a new fast-food restaurant — and it will have plenty of company along that stretch of Dayton-Lebanon Pike. Ryan Lee, zoning manager of Washington Twp., confirmed that Burger King is developing a new restaurant at 9198 Dayton-Lebanon Pike, at a site that previously housed a car wash....

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A strip of south 48 south of Centerville will add a new fast-food restaurant — and it will have plenty of company along that stretch of Dayton-Lebanon Pike. Ryan Lee, zoning manager of Washington Twp., confirmed that Burger King is developing a new restaurant at 9198 Dayton-Lebanon Pike, at a site that previously housed a car wash....
1 minute business reads from today
 New brewery to open The region’s newest brewer, Heavier than Air Brewing Co. — located at 497 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in the Normandy Square Shopping Center — will unveil its first year-round beer Saturday and will be pouring a couple more of its own brews in addition to beers from other Dayton-area breweries. Heavier...

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New brewery to open The region’s newest brewer, Heavier than Air Brewing Co. — located at 497 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in the Normandy Square Shopping Center — will unveil its first year-round beer Saturday and will be pouring a couple more of its own brews in addition to beers from other Dayton-area breweries. Heavier...
4 things to know about the new restaurant coming to The Greene
 We’ve learned some tasty new details about the restaurant chain that will make its debut in the Dayton area in one of The Greene Town Center’s newest and most prominent retail spaces. Olshan Properties, owner of The Greene, announced last month that Texas-based Fuzzy’s Taco Shop had signed a lease for a 3,871 square-foot...

Posted: 3 hours ago

We’ve learned some tasty new details about the restaurant chain that will make its debut in the Dayton area in one of The Greene Town Center’s newest and most prominent retail spaces. Olshan Properties, owner of The Greene, announced last month that Texas-based Fuzzy’s Taco Shop had signed a lease for a 3,871 square-foot...
Dayton-area restaurants band together to help fight hunger with these deals
 Restaurants throughout the Dayton area are raising funds this month for Hunger Action Month through a special fund-raising promotion entitled “Hop the Gem.” Sponsored by Wagner Subaru, Hop the Gem invites customers of participating restaurants to help solve hunger. Here’s how it works: Each restaurant has a special...

Posted: 5 hours ago

Restaurants throughout the Dayton area are raising funds this month for Hunger Action Month through a special fund-raising promotion entitled “Hop the Gem.” Sponsored by Wagner Subaru, Hop the Gem invites customers of participating restaurants to help solve hunger. Here’s how it works: Each restaurant has a special...
One minute business reads from today
 Palermo’s up for sale Palermo’s Restaurant in Kettering and its sister restaurant in West Chester are for sale. Palermo’s owner Mefail “Meef” Demnika is looking to branch out into other business ventures — although he may decide to retain ownership of one of the two restaurants, Demnika said in a release...

Posted: 19 hours ago

Palermo’s up for sale Palermo’s Restaurant in Kettering and its sister restaurant in West Chester are for sale. Palermo’s owner Mefail “Meef” Demnika is looking to branch out into other business ventures — although he may decide to retain ownership of one of the two restaurants, Demnika said in a release...
Ohio is #4 in the country for Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Passes
 Never let it be said that Ohioans don’t love their pasta. Never EVER let it be said. Ohio was the No. 4 state in America in the number of Pasta Passes sold when the special promotion went live last Thursday, Sept. 14, a spokeswoman for Olive Garden said. It took less than one second for Olive Garden fans to claim all 22,000 Never Ending...

Posted: 22 hours ago

Never let it be said that Ohioans don’t love their pasta. Never EVER let it be said. Ohio was the No. 4 state in America in the number of Pasta Passes sold when the special promotion went live last Thursday, Sept. 14, a spokeswoman for Olive Garden said. It took less than one second for Olive Garden fans to claim all 22,000 Never Ending...
Region’s newest brewery to host grand opening this Saturday
 The region’s newest brewery will host a ribbon-cutting and grand opening this Saturday, Sept. 23. Heavier than Air Brewing Co. — located at 497 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in the Normandy Square Shopping Center — will unveil its first year-round beer Saturday and will be pouring a couple more of its own brews in addition...

Posted: a day ago

The region’s newest brewery will host a ribbon-cutting and grand opening this Saturday, Sept. 23. Heavier than Air Brewing Co. — located at 497 Miamisburg-Centerville Road in the Normandy Square Shopping Center — will unveil its first year-round beer Saturday and will be pouring a couple more of its own brews in addition...
New fried-chicken restaurant now open in Dayton area
 The intensely competitive chicken-restaurant scene in the Dayton area has expanded by one — and more are on the way. The Dayton area’s newest Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen — a 2,791-square-foot restaurant that seats 46 diners — is now open at 1100 S. Main St. (Ohio 48) in Englewood. “The opening was literally...

Posted: a day ago

The intensely competitive chicken-restaurant scene in the Dayton area has expanded by one — and more are on the way. The Dayton area’s newest Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen — a 2,791-square-foot restaurant that seats 46 diners — is now open at 1100 S. Main St. (Ohio 48) in Englewood. “The opening was literally...
Lobster queso and 4 more dishes we can’t wait to try at this Centerville restaurant
 Sweeney’s Seafood Bar & Grill at 28 W. Franklin St. in Centerville has unveiled a special fall menu. The seasonal menu will be available through mid-December, when a winter menu will take its place, according to Holley Thompson, Sweeney’s operations partner and owner. Daily specials also are offered in addition to the standard...

Posted: a day ago

Sweeney’s Seafood Bar & Grill at 28 W. Franklin St. in Centerville has unveiled a special fall menu. The seasonal menu will be available through mid-December, when a winter menu will take its place, according to Holley Thompson, Sweeney’s operations partner and owner. Daily specials also are offered in addition to the standard...
UPDATE: Dayton Woman’s Club hires new chef, opens to public for lunch
 The Dayton Woman’s Club has hired a new chef, revamped its restaurant’s menu, and expanded the restaurant’s hours to be open the public for lunch each weekday. In recent months, the Dayton Woman’s Club’s restaurant had been open to the public only two days a week. But those hours have expanded to 11 a.m...

Posted: 2 days ago

The Dayton Woman’s Club has hired a new chef, revamped its restaurant’s menu, and expanded the restaurant’s hours to be open the public for lunch each weekday. In recent months, the Dayton Woman’s Club’s restaurant had been open to the public only two days a week. But those hours have expanded to 11 a.m...
2 local veterans launch ‘Freedom Whiskey Co.’ small-batch bourbon
 The idea for the “Have a Shot of Freedom Whiskey Co.” started with military veterans Zach Hollingsworth and Scott Brown enjoying a late-night splash of bourbon. “We do some back-porch whiskey-sipping,” Hollingsworth said of Brown, his neighbor in Springboro. “And one night, the conversation turned to, &lsquo...

Posted: 2 days ago

The idea for the “Have a Shot of Freedom Whiskey Co.” started with military veterans Zach Hollingsworth and Scott Brown enjoying a late-night splash of bourbon. “We do some back-porch whiskey-sipping,” Hollingsworth said of Brown, his neighbor in Springboro. “And one night, the conversation turned to, &lsquo...