While Washington considers tighter controls on guns, it should try keeping its own firearms under control, too.About 250 guns were lost by, or stolen from, agents at the Department of Homeland Security and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in recent years. Some went missing under inexcusable circumstances such as being left in a briefcase on the subway, left in unattended backpacks on a beach, left on the roof of a vehicle and left behind at restaurants, according to inspector generals’ reports.That number is minuscule compared to the number of weapons those agencies have. But law enforcement agents shouldn’t be misplacing any guns.They know how dangerous firearms can be if they end up in the wrong hands. What if children found the ones left in public? Some ATF agents even lost track of their weapons at home, which could have put their family at risk.It’s harder to criticize agents whose weapons were stolen. But the ATF suspended 11 whose weapons … [Read more...] about Federal agents have lost guns at home, in restaurants and even at the beach.
Enjoy fixed-price, multi-course menus and other deals at nine restaurants — from Italian hot spot Centro to the Thai-inspired Bayleaf — during Downtown Allentown Restaurant Week, Sunday through April 22.Three-course, $35 dinners include entree choices of beef massaman, chicken and shrimp, salmon with Thai panang curry and more at Bayleaf; carrot spaccatelli, chorizo-stuffed flounder, crispy duck leg and eggplant ravioli at The Dime; and arugula pappardelle, carrot ravioli, crispy skin salmon and top sirloin steak at The Hamilton Kitchen & Bar.Lunch highlights include a choice of a half sandwich (chicken and sprouts, chicken cordon bleu, brisket or pulled pork) and either soup or salad for $9.99 at 99 Bottles; and a $15, three-course meal with third-course options of brisket poutine, chicken pomodoro and a meatloaf sandwich at the Allentown Brew Works.All-day specials include a half cheesesteak and Crabfries for $11.95 at Chickie’s and Pete’s and a choice of … [Read more...] about Downtown Allentown Restaurant Week to feature nine participants
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- After more than 1,400 nominations it's time to begin the fun part -- voting to determine who makes Cleveland's Best Burger! Scroll down to vote in the poll. cleveland.com readers recommended 275 restaurants throughout seven counties in Northeast Ohio. The response was incredible and we thank everyone for nominating their favorite beef burger spots. Determining the list of contenders for this first round of voting was no easy task. Now, the voting period begins. There are 86 restaurants in the poll below. All are local joints or Ohio-only chains. Your votes determine which 20 advance to the Finals, which will include visits from Cleveland's Best reporters for samplings, photos and video. Here are the important details on the poll: Voting is open until Thursday, April 19 at 9 a.m. We invite you to vote hourly for your favorite. The restaurants are listed in alphabetical order in the poll. Please make sure you scroll all the way down to see all … [Read more...] about It’s time to vote for Cleveland’s Best Burger: 86 restaurants, Top 20 advance to Finals
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest These are some of the best restaurants with outdoor seating in Carmel Woody's Library Restaurant, Convivio and more. These Carmel restaurants have great outdoor dining areas. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Amy Haneline and Liz Biro, IndyStar Published 2:55 p.m. ET April 11, 2018 CLOSE Sun. Finally! Now find your haven alfresco? Here are some of the best patios — some quaint, some sprawling — in Central Indiana. Amy Haneline / IndyStar CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE It's … [Read more...] about These are some of the best restaurants with outdoor seating in Carmel
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Enjoy eating al fresco? Try these 10 Morris County restaurants with outdoor dining Warm weather is finally here. Don't stay indoors a minute longer. Check out 10 Morris County restaurants with outdoor dining areas. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Leslie Ruse, Morristown Daily Record Published 5:00 a.m. ET April 12, 2018 CLOSE Tour Rockaway Townsquare's newest restaurant. 12/15/17 Michael Izzo CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Enjoy dining al fresco? With temperatures finally warming … [Read more...] about Enjoy eating al fresco? Try these 10 Morris County restaurants with outdoor dining