Latest Hot dog Stories

2009-10-29 13:16:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Hot Dog & Sausage Council today applauded Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez for his donation of 1,000 hot dogs and hamburgers, along with buns and rolls, to the Community Soup Kitchen in Morristown, N.J.

2009-10-28 09:56:00

OMAHA, Neb., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Inspired by last weekend's famous sideline "hot dog incident," Hebrew National would like to show its appreciation by offering football fans free hot dogs the next time a uniformed professional U.S.

2009-10-01 04:20:00

Eatturkey.com features Turkey Hot Dog and Turkey Burger recipe videoS for tailgate partIES WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- There's sure to be a pre-game celebration with National Turkey Federation's (NTF) new twist on the turkey hot dog.

2009-09-02 16:53:22

The owner of a Florida hot dog stand said the 1982 black Cadillac hearse he parks by the stand during its open hours is an effective attention-getting device. Jim Belcher, 50, who grew up in a Boston-area funeral home, said curious customers come to see the hearse parked next to his Hallacious Hot Dogs stand in Lakeland but they stay for the wieners, The (Lakeland) Ledger reported Wednesday. People see this, and they want to know what's going on over here.

2009-09-01 07:03:00


2009-07-31 13:42:47

Organizers of National Mustard Day said the main celebration, involving free hot dogs and music, will be held in Mount Horeb, Wis., this year for the last time. Officials with the town's Mustard Museum said the facility and its annual mustard celebration, which involves free hot dogs with mustard and a $10 surcharge for those brave enough to ask for ketchup, are moving 18 miles away next year to Middleton, Wis., USA Today reported Friday. Village administrator Larry Bierke said the town's...

2009-07-16 10:09:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- July is National Hot Dog Month and July 20 is National Hot Dog Day.

2009-07-04 14:17:42

Defending Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest champion Joey Chestnut says he practiced hard to successfully retain his crown Saturday in New York. The 25-year-old told the New York Daily News he went into the annual Fourth of July competition in Coney Island confident he would repeat as the hot dog-eating champion of the world. I've been practicing hard, Chestnut said wolfing down a personal high with 68 hot dogs.

2009-06-18 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In a quest to comprehend America's passion for the humble hot dog, the three-man Canadian film team of comedian dougieluv, his assistant Paul and cameraman Blake have piled into their stylin' wheels -- a 5 speed 1988 Chrysler Dodge Caravan -- and they're taking

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