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2009-09-14 07:30:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Guy Fieri, star of 3 shows on Food Network including Diners, Drive-ins and Dives is taking American food culture to new heights by combining the worlds of food and rock n' roll. In November, The Guy Fieri Roadshow, produced by his company, Knuckle Sandwich, will hit 21 cities in 30 days and play in venues that seat from 2,000-5,000 fans. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090914/NY74427) Guy modeled this two hour food-a-palooza after a high...

2009-06-12 15:48:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Rocco's Cafe is proud to announce it was one of two restaurants chosen in the San Francisco Bay Area to be featured on Food Network's popular TV Show "Diners, Drive-ins & Dives," hosted by Guy Fieri. Chef/Owner Don Dial is pleased his restaurant was chosen and hopes everyone that watches will enjoy the episode about cooking homemade Italian food from scratch. The "Diners, Drive-ins & Dives" episode featuring Chef Don Dial and Rocco's Cafe...

2009-06-03 23:02:00

Thomas Henkelmann Takes Top Food, Decor and Service for Fifth Straight Year; David Burke Prime is Top Newcomer; Chain Restaurants More Popular than Ever NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The troubled economy is changing the ways that Connecticut restaurant-goers dine out, according to Zagat's 2009/10 Connecticut Restaurants survey, released today in hardcopy and on ZAGAT.com. The survey finds that while nearly half of locals' meals are prepared outside of the home, 78% of diners are making...

2009-06-01 17:00:00

The Capital Grille, First Watch, Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano earn top marks YONKERS, N.Y., June 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The tough economy has put diners in the drivers seat to find good meals, good deals and choices for every budget and taste according to Consumer Reports latest Restaurant Satisfaction Survey. The Capital Grille, First Watch, Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano, Maggiano's Little Italy and McCormick & Schmick's earned top marks among Consumer Reports ratings of 101 of...

2009-05-26 09:15:00

Expert Offers Tips on Enjoying a Safe and Healthy Restaurant Meal BOSTON, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to offering healthy dining choices for customers with food allergies, Uno Chicago Grill(R) ranks tops among chain restaurants(1), especially in terms of gluten-free options and menu transparency. The availability of such options is crucially important to the 12 million Americans who suffer from food allergies, in addition to the two million Americans who are estimated to suffer...

2009-05-20 14:18:00

Upcoming Event Teams Executive Chef Charlene Shade with Dr. Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars at The Morgan Library NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, June 19, 2009, Restaurant Associates at The Morgan Dining Room will collaborate with winemaker Barbara Frank of Dr. Konstantin Frank Wine Cellars for an evening of food and wine. Guests will learn how to properly swirl, sniff and taste each glass. In only a couple of hours, diners can develop a better understanding of how to select the...

2009-05-18 06:00:00

SPARTANBURG, S.C., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Denny's has launched a groundbreaking new multi-media campaign for the Denny's Allnighter program, which caters to a younger late-night crowd looking for tasty, affordable food after a concert, movie or other late-night festivity in a cool dining atmosphere. Denny's new campaign targets late-night diners by featuring original content and leveraging a variety of social medial platforms, including a free downloadable iPhone application. "The 'Creature...

2009-05-13 12:25:00

New Tourism Campaign Launches at PAstories.com HARRISBURG, Pa., May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell has proclaimed May 14 as "Shoofly Pie Day" in recognition of Pennsylvania's tasty treat, and to help launch the state's new spring and summer tourism promotion: the Peter Arthur Stories. "No dessert is as uniquely 'Pennsylvanian' as a piece of shoofly pie," Governor Rendell said. "We wanted to celebrate this pie, which was made famous by the Pennsylvania Dutch, and...

2009-05-05 23:01:00

Nearly Three-Quarters of Respondents Say They Are Adopting Cost-Saving Measures Restaurateurs Respond with Bargain Prix Fixes, Special Offers and Downscaling Jersey Diners Among Nation's Highest Tippers, Despite Subpar Service NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the just released Zagat 2009/10 New Jersey Restaurants Survey the current economic downturn is shaking up the state's dining scene. Based on 6,377 local diners, the new guide covers 1,003 eateries statewide. In a sign of...

2009-04-28 12:05:00

WASHINGTON, April 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One of the great restaurants in the city is now -- for the first time -- open for Saturday night dinner service. The recently renovated Fourth Estate Restaurant at the National Press Club has served its fresh new American cuisine to Washington leaders at business lunches for years but is now a destination for diners on Saturday night. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) Opening night is Saturday, May 2. "We are...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.