Top 10 Cities For Moms On Mother's Day

We love our mamas in North Carolina! Restaurant reservation app OpenTable is out with their 2018 list of the places where the most people take mom out to eat on Mother’s Day, and two North Carolina cities are in the top ten.

Top 10 Greek Food Favorites

My youngest son's soccer team had a game on Sunday against a squad comprised almost exclusively of boys of Greek descent. The Greek kids were good. They showed some serious soccer skills, and on top of that, they spoke Greek to each other on the field. Our boys didn't know what they were saying. It's…

Could A Big Fast Food Merger Be In The Works?

Rumor has it that the parent company of Arby's and Buffalo Wild Wings might be interested in adding Charlotte-based Bojangles' to its restaurant portfolio. According to a recent report, Inspire Brands is in merger-and-acquisition mode. They tried to buy the Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen chain last year but were unsuccessful. Some industry analysts feel that Inspire…

Restaurant Puts Dog To Work

We couldn't do what we do at K104.7 without the support of our valued sponsors and producing commercials for them is a big part of my role here. Fortunately, no one has come up with a way to completely automate the creation of advertising. However, there may be a new threat to my job security:…

Popular Chain Restaurant Conspiracy Theory Is Super Bizarre

These days, it seems there are conspiracy theories about anything and everything. From Katy Perry secretly being Jon Bennet Ramsey to Avril Lavigne's death hoax, there are no shortages for manipulated plots. Recently, the popular chain restaurant Outback Steakhouse has joined the conspiracy theory list.

Could This Really Be KFC's Secret Recipe?

A 67-year-old nephew of KFC founder Colonel Sanders is claiming to have found a finger lickin' good fried chicken recipe in a family scrapbook that belonged to Claudia Sanders, the Colonel's late second wife. Naturally, everybody is wondering if it includes the closely-guarded secret blend of eleven herbs and spices that made Kentucky Fried Chicken…

Take Me Dancing But Don't Take My Taco

As much as I might like to, I don't eat fast food. No, really. At 43, I don't burn calories as easily as I once did so I try to watch what I eat. Well, with one exception. I absolutely cannot pass up a taco. I'm not that picky about where my tacos come from…