Stephen Shuck

The NRN 50: Star power 
During the third season of the acclaimed HBO series “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” the show’s creator,...
The NRN 50: Catch me if you can 
In spring 2005 a woman made national news by claiming she had discovered a severed...
Blue Moon Mexican Cafe begins franchise push in Northeast 
While many restaurateurs work hard to establish their brands in Manhattan, Howard Felixbrod, founder and...
On the Menu: Visconti’s 
Even though the Boston bar in “Cheers” was known as the place where everybody knows...
On the Menu: Jerome Bettis’ Grille 36 
After leading his team to a Super Bowl victory in 2006, former Pittsburgh Steeler Jerome...
Under the Toque: Griffith fires up traditional sushi with American flavors 
With an eclectic résumé that includes an acting career in Hollywood, a country music CD...
On the Menu: Great Bay 
During the twilight of summer days this year, Great Bay restaurant in Boston is taking...
Marco’s Pizza encourages executives to run their own units 
The old adage, “If you want something done right, do it yourself,” has new meaning...
Under the Toque: Chef-philosopher Sullivan finds meditation, meaning in the kitchen 
Mark Sullivan, who studied philosophy in college and initially had his sights set on graduate...
Under the Toque: ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ champ Harper blazes trail to Vegas, hits jackpot 
Rock Harper and Bonnie Muirhead both faced closed doors August 13 as celebrity chef Gordon...
What’s Hot In: Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Area 
Cathryn’s Tuscan Grill
On the Menu: The Bernards Inn 
Silent-film star Mary Pickford once graced the halls of The Bernards Inn, as did other...
Under the Toque: Longtime chef Corbett remains a ‘Louisville Original’ 
Chef S. Dean Corbett runs two restaurants, has a third in the works, hosts a...

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Jun 29, 2015

J. Alexander's officially withdraws its IPO

Blog: J. Alexander's has officially withdrawn its plan for an IPO, proving that some restaurant companies can't quite go that route....More
Jun 26, 2015

Some companies still like running restaurants

Blog: Recent acquisitions of franchisees by Buffalo Wild Wings and Chili's show that some brands still like running restaurants. Here's why....More

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