The Unbreakable Rules of the Chicago Dog—and When to Bend Them

The Unbreakable Rules of the Chicago Dog—and When to Bend Them

People will tell you that the one unbreakable rule of a true Chicago-style hot dog is that it should never, ever have ketchup on it. No ketchup on the premises, within a city block, within nineteen miles—no ketchup even by the existentially accommodating standards of a Noël Coward Martini, wherein a glass of gin is … Read more

Resident Dogs doubles up, opening in Travelers Rest and Greenville | Food

Resident Dogs doubles up, opening in Travelers Rest and Greenville |  Food

TRAVELERS REST — One thing Meredith Bost learned since she started creating hot dog recipes about six years ago is that people don’t love hard-boiled eggs as a topper. Still, while Post and her business partner, Kris McGowan, sat in the almost-complete Resident Dogs diner in Travelers Rest, McGowan said he may just have thought … Read more

Pollinator garden opens on Capitol Campus to protect bees, butterflies, birds | News

Pollinator garden opens on Capitol Campus to protect bees, butterflies, birds |  News

Olympia, Wash. — A new pollinator garden was unveiled at the Washington State Capitol Campus on June 22 to support butterflies, bees and birds. It is full of plants that attract these pollinators, as well as provides them with food, water and shelter. Signs throughout the garden feature information about the importance of pollinators, their … Read more

Office Cats Laid Off as Companies Close

Office Cats Laid Off as Companies Close

Zhaocai is out of a job. Two months away from the office and locked down at an unfamiliar apartment, he’s withdrawn into himself, becoming more suspicious of strangers. He spends much of the day sleeping, or keeping to himself quietly. At night, he gets into bed and mewls for attention. Zhaocai is part of a … Read more

Why People are fond of Dogs. | Flashback

Why People are fond of Dogs.  |  Flashback

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Sheriff’s department adopts abandoned dog | Indian News

Sheriff’s department adopts abandoned dog |  Indian News

Sometimes good things can come from the most unexpected places. In this case, it was the Lowes parking lot in Whitestown. Back in April, a one-eyed golden retriever mix was found in a parking lot, abandoned. At the Humane Society for Boone County, before a dog is taken in, it has to come to the … Read more

It’s a bird; it’s a plane; it’s a box | Local News

It’s a bird;  it’s a plane;  it’s a box |  Local News

Finally! I’m so tired of waiting a whole day, often two days to get my electric toothbrush, vitamins or weed-trimmer battery delivered to my door. Before long, we will be getting our Amazon packages within a half hour of ordering. Nearly a decade ago Amazon founder Jeff Bezos promised drones would be delivering Amazon packages … Read more