Sticks Kebob Shop Fires Up New Franchising Opportunities

Sticks Kebob Shop Fires Up New Franchising Opportunities

Fast-Casual, Health-Conscious Eatery Targets Virginia to Florida for Expansion Charlottesville, VA  (RestaurantNews.com)  Charlottesville, Virginia-based Sticks Kebob Shop, a Mediterranean-style restaurant offering quick, healthy and affordable alternatives to fast food, is expanding through franchising opportunities. The highly popular, fast-casual eatery has been approved for franchise expansion in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. Founded…

Florida man sentenced to 18 months in prison for Pelosi, AOC death threats

Florida man sentenced to 18 months in prison for Pelosi, AOC death threats

A Florida man was sentenced to 18 months in prison Friday for menacing phone calls in which he threatened to behead House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Paul Vernon Hoeffer, 60, of Palm Beach Gardens, pleaded guilty in January to threatening the Democratic lawmakers and Kim Foxx, the top prosecutor in Cook County,…

Human Rights Campaign Demotes Fox Corporation From Top Workplace List Following Fox News Coverage Of Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill, LGBTQ Issues

Human Rights Campaign Demotes Fox Corporation From Top Workplace List Following Fox News Coverage Of Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill, LGBTQ Issues

The Human Rights Campaign is demoting Fox Corporation from its list of top workplaces following Fox News’ coverage of Florida’s ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill and LGBTQ+ issues. Aryn Fields, HRC’s senior press secretary, said that HRC has deducted 25 points from Fox Corp.’s score in its Corporate Equality Index. Fox Corp. had been among the…

Judge: Florida law discriminates against minority voters

Judge: Florida law discriminates against minority voters

A federal judge overturned many provisions of a Florida election law Thursday for discriminating against minority voters and ordered the state to be subjected to a decade of court supervision on future laws.The ruling tosses provisions of the law, known as SB 90, that limited ballot drop off boxes, aid to voters waiting in line…

Obama Judge Has Hissy Fit Over Florida’s Election Law

Obama Judge Has Hissy Fit Over Florida’s Election Law

In May 2021, the Florida legislature passed a major overhaul of state election law. The law’s goals were to make elections more transparent and trustworthy while outlawing known abuses of the system, particularly those abuses that came into being based on the whim of unelected officials and judges to allegedly allow the system to cope…

Mafia hitman escapes from federal custody in Florida

Mafia hitman escapes from federal custody in Florida

A New York mobster who killed three people and attempted to kill two others has escaped from federal custody after recently being moved to a halfway house, according to the Bureau of Prisons.Dominic Taddeo, a hitman from a Rochester-area crime family, pleaded guilty in 1992 to racketeering charges that included the killings of three men…