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Where to grab pizza, fries and frozen treats for free (or practically free) this week
 Looking for an inexpensive way to treat yourself?  Nobody wants to pay full price for food when discounts are available. And there are plenty of those happening right now. Here are four deals to know about:  You still have time to get to Marion’s Piazza before an offer for half-price pizza ends today, July 12th.  Marion&rsquo...

Posted: 5 days ago

Looking for an inexpensive way to treat yourself?  Nobody wants to pay full price for food when discounts are available. And there are plenty of those happening right now. Here are four deals to know about:  You still have time to get to Marion’s Piazza before an offer for half-price pizza ends today, July 12th.  Marion&rsquo...
UPDATE: 3 Dayton-area breweries snag medals in international beer competition
 Three Dayton-area breweries  collected medals at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship, according to results posted on the international competition’s web site this morning, and a Cincinnati brewery was recognized as one of the top two in the nation based on the awards given. The competition based in Oxford, Ohio, drew  6,300...

Posted: 8 days ago

Three Dayton-area breweries collected medals at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship, according to results posted on the international competition’s web site this morning, and a Cincinnati brewery was recognized as one of the top two in the nation based on the awards given. The competition based in Oxford, Ohio, drew  6,300...
5 beloved Dayton food trucks that have opened (or will soon open) restaurants
 The food truck phenomenon continues to roll across the region, enticing diners with a variety of cuisine. Some owners of the mobile kitchens have recently opened  or plan to open - brick-and-mortar stores to complement or take the place of their trucks. Here’s a look at the plans for 5 area food trucks that have added permanent...

Posted: 10 days ago

The food truck phenomenon continues to roll across the region, enticing diners with a variety of cuisine. Some owners of the mobile kitchens have recently opened  or plan to open - brick-and-mortar stores to complement or take the place of their trucks. Here’s a look at the plans for 5 area food trucks that have added permanent...
3 Dayton-area restaurants score Wine Spectator awards
 Three Dayton-area restaurants have collected 2018 Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards for the quality and depth of their wine lists, the wine magazine announced this week. The Paragon Supper Club and Carvers Steaks & Chops, both on Miamisburg-Centerville Road (Ohio 725) east of the Dayton Mall,  and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine...

Posted: 11 days ago

Three Dayton-area restaurants have collected 2018 Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards for the quality and depth of their wine lists, the wine magazine announced this week. The Paragon Supper Club and Carvers Steaks & Chops, both on Miamisburg-Centerville Road (Ohio 725) east of the Dayton Mall,  and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine...
New Asian market now open in Kettering
 A new Asian market has opened in Kettering, in space that once held one of the most popular nightclubs in the Dayton area. The Happy Asian Mart, located at 2801 S. Dixie Drive next to Capri Lanes bowling alley, offers shoppers vegetables, frozen and refrigerated Asian ingredients and dishes, sauces and dried goods.   T.J. Fan...

Posted: 11 days ago

A new Asian market has opened in Kettering, in space that once held one of the most popular nightclubs in the Dayton area. The Happy Asian Mart, located at 2801 S. Dixie Drive next to Capri Lanes bowling alley, offers shoppers vegetables, frozen and refrigerated Asian ingredients and dishes, sauces and dried goods.   T.J. Fan...
JUST IN: Oakwood candy shop to shut its doors 
 An old-fashioned candy store that opened less than a year ago in Oakwood will shut down permanently in the coming weeks, but its owner says she has absolutely no regrets.  Plans call for the Oakwood Candy Shoppe at 2541 Far Hills Ave. in Oakwood, which offers candy that customers remember from their childhood, to shut down...

Posted: 12 days ago

An old-fashioned candy store that opened less than a year ago in Oakwood will shut down permanently in the coming weeks, but its owner says she has absolutely no regrets.  Plans call for the Oakwood Candy Shoppe at 2541 Far Hills Ave. in Oakwood, which offers candy that customers remember from their childhood, to shut down...
Pie, donuts and Bad Juans on tap: 6 new restaurants we can’t wait to try
 There’s so much good eating on the horizon.  Last month a number of restaurants announced they plan to open. Here’s a look at what’s coming soon to Dayton. They had us at pie. A new and independently owned bakery founded by a local father-daughter duo has set an opening date of July 27 near the University of Dayton...

Posted: 13 days ago

There’s so much good eating on the horizon.  Last month a number of restaurants announced they plan to open. Here’s a look at what’s coming soon to Dayton. They had us at pie. A new and independently owned bakery founded by a local father-daughter duo has set an opening date of July 27 near the University of Dayton...
JUST IN: New health-food store & juice bar coming to Far Hills Avenue
 A Natural Foods Plus store which includes “The Juice Caboose” is coming soon to Far Hills Avenue in Kettering. Natural Foods Plus has operated a store at 2901 Philadelphia Drive at Siebenthaler Avenue for more than two decades. The new store will be located at 3070 Far Hills Ave. (Ohio 48) just south of Dorothy...

Posted: 15 days ago

A Natural Foods Plus store which includes “The Juice Caboose” is coming soon to Far Hills Avenue in Kettering. Natural Foods Plus has operated a store at 2901 Philadelphia Drive at Siebenthaler Avenue for more than two decades. The new store will be located at 3070 Far Hills Ave. (Ohio 48) just south of Dorothy...