Group blasts hospital over in-house McDonald's

...organization based in Washington, D.C.The group examined 200 public hospitals and singled out those with a fast-food restaurant on campus, "which jeopardize the health of the communities the hospitals are meant to serve," its report says...

Money stolen from fast food restaurant

A burglar shattered a drive-through window and took $2,444 from Church's Chicken at 2635 Peach Orchard Road.

Police seek suspect in Checkers holdup attempt

Police are seeking a man who attempted to rob a Windsor Spring Road fast-food restaurant early this morning.Deputies were called to Checkers, 3554 Windsor Spring Road, around 2 a.m. after an unknown man walked...

Rekindle Christmas spirit

On the Saturday after Christmas, I was driving from my house to a fast-food restaurant in Grovetown. I noticed an elderly man walking very slowly along Robinson Avenue. When I had gotten breakfast, I was returning...

Holdup suspect shot at fast-food restaurant

DECATUR, Ga. - Police say a man opened fire on a group of men he said tried to rob him at a drive-in fast food restaurant. Local media report the man told police he was sitting in his car outside a Sonic restaurant on Flat Shoals Parkway...

Why US inflation stays ultra-low while job growth is surging

...recession, but not as much as the official unemployment rate has.Jennifer Durham, a vice president at the 800-fast-food restaurant chain Checkers, says it plans to add 50 to 60 restaurants this year. Each should employ 25 to 30 people.But Checkers...

Hard to swallow

...similar calorie-posting requirements in 2009, showed average calorie consumption at four New York City fast-food restaurants actually increased 2.5 percent when the rules took effect.A follow-up study published by the International...

Fifth Jersey Mike's to open in west Augusta

...fifth Jersey Mike's is under construction in west Augusta.The demolition of a closed Church's Chicken fast-food restaurant at 2823 Washington Road was completed this week so that local franchisees Eric Clark and Jason Wren can redevelop...

Man who shot restaurant worker during robbery attempt pleads guilty

...of Bolden's co-defendent, Deandre Scott, was incorrectly reported. An Augusta man accused of shooting a fast food restaurant employee during an attempted robbery pleaded guilty Tuesday.Fredrick J. Bolden, 23, pleaded guilty in Richmond...

Dine & Dish: Tasty chicken and waffle is best of Bees Knees menu

I love the idea of a secret menu. Apparently, according to pop-culture sources, many fast-food restaurants offer these unannounced menu items for insiders who know enough to ask for them. Chick-fil-A, for example, can whip up a...