ORLANDO Fla. With almost half its units shuttered and the rest up for sale, Smokey Bones Barbecue & Grill is continuing to tinker with its menu, perhaps in an attempt to make it more attractive to potential buyers. The Darden Restaurants-owned barbecue chain, which had been trying to reposition itself as more of a broad-menu grill concept, has added a ribs item and said it is working on possible other additions. The 73-unit chain said the new brown Sugar Glazed Baby Back Ribs is the ...

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