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Restaurants are all in on plant-based burgers. Except McDonald’s.

January 15, 2020 by


By Laura Reiley Burger King touched off the plant-based-meat revolution in the restaurant world when it launched its Impossible Whopper in August. It was followed by Dunkin’ with its Beyond Sausage breakfast sandwich and White Castle with Impossible Sliders. Subway introduced meatless meatballs, Little Caesars started delivering Impossible Sausage pizzas, KFC added Beyond Fried Chicken, […]

Popeyes in Detroit closed after video of restaurant’s filthy conditions surface

July 26, 2018 by


An employee’s disturbing video revealing the filthy conditions inside a Popeyes restaurant in Detroit has triggered the health department to temporarily shut down the fast food joint. The video, from a Popeyes restaurant on Gratiot Avenue, showed dirty dishes scattered on the floor and shelves. The employee who posted the video, Shakita Shemere, 20, was […]

Hepatitis A from Food Handler at McDonalds

April 13, 2018 by


Health Department Investigating Hepatitis A Case in a Food Handler FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Jim Thacker PIO 859-626-4259 April 12, 2018. Richmond/Berea, KY. The Madison County Health Department is investigating a single case of hepatitis A in a food handler who worked while infectious at McDonalds restaurant on Glades Road in Berea, KY on March […]

E. coli cluster points to Panera Bread

April 6, 2018 by


New details point to Panera Bread as a possible culprit in a string of recent E. coli cases reported in four New Jersey counties, according to a report. Panera Bread has not returned Patch’s multiple requests for comment since Wednesday. A total of eight cases have been reported including four in Hunterdon County, two in […]

Fast-food employee spits on customer’s food in viral video

March 26, 2018 by


By Alexandra Deabler | Fox News A Pita Pit employee in Missoula, Mont. has been terminated after a Facebook video showed her spitting on a customer’s sandwich. The video, which has since gone viral with nearly 300,000 views, was uploaded to Facebook shortly after the altercation, which is said to have taken place at 3 […]