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Burger King could move to Canada despite upset US customers

...in talks to buy Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons and create the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant company. The news pushed shares of both companies up more than 20 percent.But customers were already voicing their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-could-move-can
Burger King in talks to buy Tim Hortons

...reported by The Wall Street Journal.The new company would have 18,000 restaurants in 100 countries with about $22 billion in sales, which the companies say would make it the world's third-largest fast-food restaurant company.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-25/burger-king-talks-buy-tim-
Be adventurous at Laziza Mediterranean Grill

Walk under the green-striped canopy and enter the exotic food restaurant of Laziza Mediterranean Grill. It's no ordinary food joint with burgers and fries. This place has pizzazz! From chicken shawarma...

http://augusta.com/eat/laziza-mediterranean-grill
Third Cook-Out slated for Washington Road

...Wash ing ton Road near Interstate 20.The parcel at 2910 Washington Road in Augusta is under contract to the fast-food restaurant. The North Carolina-based chain opened its first Augusta location in summer 2013 on Walton Way, followed by a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-08/third-cook-
Wal-Mart market to anchor Martinez development

...a 41,000-square-foot Wal-Mart grocery store and 12,800 square feet in additional retail space. A fast-food restaurant and fuel station also are targeted uses for the development and includes retail areas to be developed by Polestar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-31/wal-mart-market-anchor-mar
Stranger helps raise $40,000 for North Augusta mother who left child in park while she was at work

...to a local mother accused of leaving her 9-year-old daughter at a park while she worked her shift at a fast-food restaurant.Clair Ryan, a 31-year-old from Nashua, N.H., has connected people across the nation who contributed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-26/stranger-helps-raise-4
Grocer-anchored center planned in Martinez

...grocery store and 12,800 square feet in additional retail space at 300 S. Belair Road in Columbia County. A fast-food restaurant and fuel station also are targeted uses for the 15-acre commercial development, according to the property's zoning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-27/grocer-anch
Augusta workers see benefits of minimum wage increase

...backpack.Every day from 4 to 9 p.m., except Wednesday and Thursday, Torres works the register at the fast-food restaurant on Walton Way and Gordon Highway. Sometimes she makes sandwiches. Her sidework includes cleaning and making drinks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-15/augusta-workers-see-benefi
Georgia would feel minimum wage hike, study says

...professor of applied economics at the University of Georgia, jobs will be lost and prices will rise. At a fast-food restaurant where nearly one-third of its costs go to personnel, the proposed 20 percent boost in the minimum wage translates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-25/georgia-would-feel-minimum
Heisman winner Jameis Winston charged with shoplifting

...apartment complex after having what was described as a "BB gun fight." Also, Winston was asked to leave a fast-food restaurant after filling a cup with soda at the fountain area, despite not paying for the drink. The restaurant declined to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-05-01/heisman-winner-charged-sh