This post was originally published on this sitePANAMA CITY — Somethin’s Cookin’ owner Hannelore Holland hosted a Just for Kids cooking class May 23, when children prepared dough to make pizzas, braided bread and cinnamon rolls.The next children’s class is June 18; class size is very limited. Reservations are required by calling 850-769-8979.
This post was originally published on this siteU.S. financial markets will be closed May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.The New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq will resume normal trading hours Tuesday. The NYSE is scheduled to reopen its trading floor to some brokers Tuesday after it went fully electronic for two months after two people tested positive for coronavirus.The Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association recommended the U.S. bond market close at 2 p.m. Eastern on Friday and […]
This post was originally published on this siteWith Kentucky restaurants preparing to reopen their dining rooms at limited capacity on Friday, one staple of the fine dining experience will be notably absent — tablecloths and cloth napkins.The state’s new requirements for restaurants, which can open at one-third […]
COVID-19 dining out: Restaurants take to the streets to create socially distanced dining rooms as nation reopens
This post was originally published on this siteIn the historic downtown district of Warrenton, Virginia, last weekend, American flags floated on a balmy breeze above outdoor tables spilling out onto the sidewalk and into the street.Restaurants in this part of the state were allowed to reopen outdoor dining Friday. With a rooftop deck it could fill only halfway, Denim & Pearl Restaurant got the city’s blessing to take the indoors out. Antsy to get out of the house after weeks of self-isolation, diners lined up to […]
This post was originally published on this sitePier 1 Imports, which previously said it would close half of its fleet of stores, now plans to close all of its locations.The retailer, based in Fort Worth, Texas, announced in a news release Tuesday that it was seeking […]
This post was originally published on this siteWhile the coronavirus pandemic has accelerated bankruptcies for department stores like J.C. Penney, Walmart saw its revenue grow by $10.7 billion.The retailer reported its first quarter earnings Tuesday, […]
Bootleg barbershops and hair salons thrive as coronavirus stay at home orders persist in some states
This post was originally published on this siteCarmelle Harris saw the man standing at the open front door of her house. “Are you here for the haircut?’’ she asked.He was, and so Harris, wearing an N95 face mask, handed sanitary wipes to the man, and led him to the makeshift barber’s chairin the living room.Soft music played in the background as a breeze kicked up and wind chimes jingled. The smell of citrus-scented candles and incense co-mingled as the customer, John Batinovich of […]
Free Krispy Kreme doughnuts for graduates Tuesday. High school, college seniors just need to wear their caps and gowns.
This post was originally published on this siteHigh school and college seniors still have a chance to wear their cap and gown to celebrate their milestone, and with a sweet bonus.Krispy Kreme announced its 2020 Graduate Dozen promotion, which includes a box of a dozen doughnuts for free. The offer is only available Tuesday, May 19.To claim a free box, high school or college seniors need to head to a Krispy Kreme store, wear their cap and gown with a 2020 tassel. If students don’t have a cap and gown, they […]
J.C. Penney says it plans to close nearly 29% of stores – or 242 locations – as part of its bankruptcy
This post was originally published on this siteDays after filing for bankruptcy, J.C. Penney says it plans to close more than a fourth of its stores. According to a document filed with the Securities and Exchanges Commission on Monday, approximately 29% of the retailer’s 846 stores, or 242 locations, will close between the […]