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Joe’s Crab Shack becomes first major restaurant chain to implement no-tipping policy

11 November, 2015 No Comments

Joe’s Crab Shack seafood chain is following in the footsteps of other restaurants, such as Danny Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group, and dropping tips for servers. Wages will be raised and begin at $14 an hour, but pay will vary based on each server's past performance, according to

Family Business: Hand-Crafted Atawalt Estate in Brentwood Lists for $11.25M

11 November, 2015 No Comments

Their family business helped fuel the city's building boom. Now, the descendants of the Atawalt family are selling their Craftsman estate for $11.25 million in Los Angeles. Owned by Richard and Patricia Atawalt since it was built in 1965, the home

9 Open House Hacks That’ll Sell Your Home Before Buyers Even Knock

11 November, 2015 No Comments

If you're prepping your home for an open house, you already know it's important to polish how your home looks inside. But many sellers overlook the outside of their home -- and if you neglect that, you could miss out on potential offers. Lots of

Let the Light Shine In: The Planar House Sparkles in the Desert

11 November, 2015 No Comments

If you're the type who can't pick (and stick with) a color scheme for your home, this modern marvel in Paradise Valley, AZ, might be your dream home. Designed by Steven Holl and listed for $2.5 million, the two-bedroom, three-bathroom

How they make a Bloomin’ Onion and other Outback Steakhouse secrets

11 November, 2015 One Comment

Outback Steakhouse’s Bloomin’ Onion is one of the most legendary chain restaurant dishes ever invented. While today there are knockoffs at plenty of other chains, including Chili’s Awesome Blossom and Lone Star’s Texas Rose, the Bloomin’ Onion, which was invented by Outback founder Tim Gannon,

3 Things Home Buyers Need to Know About Mortgage Interest

11 November, 2015 No Comments

Mortgage interest is a double-edged sword. On one hand, it's a tax-deductible expense, but it is also, by and large, the heaviest cost of homeownership. Of course, deciphering how much interest you have left to pay off on a mortgage can be tricky. Here are a

Chick-fil-A restaurant sets special table for veterans

11 November, 2015 No Comments

Most Chick-fil-A locations across the country will be offering free meals to veterans and active-duty members on Veterans Day. But one Georgia location is honoring veterans with a “Missing Man Table.” Customer Eric Comfort shared this photo on Facebook of the table at a location in Marietta.

Hall of Famer John Havlicek Selling Massachusetts Home

11 November, 2015 One Comment

NBA legend John Havlicek has listed his Weston, MA, home -- and its All-Star former occupant isn't the only selling point. The five-bedroom, 6,000-square-foot home features a number of superstar additions, from a detached three-car garage to a saltwater in-ground pool. In

McDonald’s to introduce mozzarella sticks nationwide in 2016

11 November, 2015 No Comments

McDonald’s is getting an Italian-style menu shake up with the roll out of mozzarella sticks across the U.S. next year. According to Business Insider, McDonald's US President Mike Andres announced the new menu item at an investors’ meeting Tuesday in New York City. Wisconsin McDonald’s

Fast & Furious: Detective agency posts $100,000 reward for missing Lamborghini

11 November, 2015 No Comments

In what might be a real-life case of "Fast and Furious," authorities are hunting for a white 2015 Lamborghini Aventador Convertible worth $450,000 that was last seen on the streets of New York City on October 28. Now Pinkerton, the legendary private detective agency, is offering

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