Friday, April 26, 2013
If you are looking for a nice steak dinner, but don't know where to go or are looking for a new place to try... we've got your list. Here are the top-rated steak restaurants in Racine, Caledonia, and Mount Pleasant.
Websites like Yelp! have empowered the everyday eater to become their local neighborhood's food critic, praising and damning behind the anonymity of a computer screen. Ever wondered if a restaurant is good or bad? Yelp! can be a good indicator of whether that restaurant is worth your time or money. Based on Yelp!'s highest-rated star ranking, here are the top restaurants for steaks in the Caledonia, Mount Pleasant, Sturtevant and Racine area with three, four or five stars. Oh Dennis! Saloon and Charcoal House Olde Madrid Sebastian's Fine Food & Spirits Yardarm Bar & Grill Corner House Pink Magnolia Texas Roadhouse
Friday, January 4, 2013
Times have been tough for our economy with manufacturing and construction jobs coming to a screeching halt five years ago, but things are gathering steam and businesses are starting to expand.
Manufacturing and construction jobs are slowly returning to Caledonia, Mount Pleasant and Sturtevant. But we're certainly not out of the unemployment trough created by the Great Recession over the past five years, according to a story on NPR, Five Years Of A Brutal Job Market, In Two Graphs. The story and graphs paint a dismal picture, with the national unemployment rate hovering at 15 percent, another 5 percent of people working part time and some who have given up looking for work. According to the story: Unemployment is still far higher than it was before the recession, as is a broader measure of unemployment (the wonks call it U-6), which also includes people who are working part time but want to be working full time and people who …
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Local businesses salute our service men and women with special deals year-round ,as well as on Veterans Day.
A number of local businesses are saluting veterans, military service men and women, and their families this Veterans Day by offering local discounts, specials and promotions. Here's a guide to specials in the Caledonia and the area. Two important notes: Free food: Store discounts: Free activities:
Friday, January 27, 2012
The two restaurants open about a week apart and are looking to fill 160 positions each.
Editor's Note: We had the wrong web address for applying to Red Lobster. It should be www.redlobster.com. A new banner will go up on the new Red Lobster, and we regret the error. After months of waiting, Mount Pleasant's two newest restaurants are just about ready to open their doors. Which, of course, means they need employees. Texas Roadhouse is scheduled to welcome its first diners on March 5. Red Lobster is scheduled for March 12, but both restaurants need about 160 employees, most of which will include flexible scheduling. If anyone is interested in serving what is being touted (see the sign on the door) as "the best steaks in Mount Pleasant," they can visit Texas Roadhouse starting Mon., Jan. 30, to fill out an application. …