Restaurants

Here is where US service members can find freebies and meals this Veterans Day

Including restaurants, businesses and experiences

Originally Published: 11 NOV 21 07:49 ET By Noah Sheidlower and Radhika Marya, CNN (CNN) -- This Veterans Day, restaurants, businesses and entertainment venues are offering freebies and deals for America's active military personnel and veterans. Although many of these…

McDonald's is offering free 'Thank You' meals to teachers

As a token of appreciation to teachers across the country

Originally Published: 10 OCT 21 14:05 ET By Alaa Elassar, CNN (CNN) -- Teachers are going to get a little extra lovin' this week with free breakfast "Thank You" meals from McDonald's as a token of appreciation. Any educator, including…

Here is how you can score free Starbucks and Dunkin' today

In celebration of National Coffee Day

Originally Published: 29 SEP 21 06:27 ET Updated: 29 SEP 21 09:24 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- It's that time of the year again: Today is National Coffee Day. This year's commemoration arrives just as Americans are…

New Ventura's Mexican Restaurant location comes to Victoria

Expansion of new dining location

VICTORIA, Texas - On Monday, Sept. 21, Ventura's Mexican Restaurant held a groundbreaking for the new expansion. Ventura's Tamales will be expanding into a new location adjacent to Detar North Hospital. The new location will be rebranded as Ventura's Mexican…

Burger King copies McDonald's with celebrity meals

"Keep It Real" meals uses celebrities real names instead of their stage names

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 06:45 ET Updated: 09 SEP 21 08:04 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- Burger King's menu is getting a big makeover and its customers might not even notice. That's why Burger King…

McDonald's is adding a sweet new treat for fall

The new sweet treat hits menus Sept. 1

Originally Published: 17 AUG 21 07:59 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- McDonald's is adding to its year-old bakery item selection with the introduction of a new glazed doughnut. The new sweet treat hits menus at its United…

McDonald's raising US workers' pay in company-owned stores

Hourly wages will rise to $15 an hour by 2024

By DEE-ANN DURBIN AP Business Writer McDonald’s is raising pay at 650 company-owned stores in the U.S. as part of its push to hire thousands of new workers in a tight labor market. Ninety-five percent of McDonald’s are franchisees, and…

'Restaurants are the gateway to opportunity'

President Biden promotes Restaurant Revitalization Fund

Originally Published: 05 MAY 21 10:38 ET Updated: 05 MAY 21 15:20 ET By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday promoted the newly launched Restaurant Revitalization Fund, which was established to help struggling restaurants and other…

Public data will reshape Victoria's downtown

Victoria City Council's master plan proposes to use public participation data

VICTORIA, Texas -- Victoria City Council is currently working on a master plan that will bring more businesses downtown. In order to guarantee improvement, they want the renovation to include participation…

The last slice: Remembering Halepaska's Bakery

While the bakery is closed their legacy will live on in kitchens around the Crossroads

VICTORIA, Texas- Newscenter 25 was the first to report on Sunday, April 26th about Halepaska’s permanently closing its doors after almost 70 years of service. Halepaska’s Bakery has…