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Stories tagged: pizza

The Dirt: Rehabilitated hotel in to include restaurant

The rehabilitation of the former Otis Hotel, now called Hotel Indigo, is ongoing, but the restaurant permit is the first sign of the impending completion. The

Happy Hour of the Week: the Onion Bar & Grill North Spokane

Details + don’t miss: Discounts for wine, beer, wells and growlers are $1-$3, while the food takes the spotlight. Signature onion rings are 50% off, and $6 bites include a …

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 30, 2019

Pizza and beer lose their charm, roiling Yum and Molson Coors

A piping-hot pepperoni pie, washed down with a sudsy brew: The combo is a staple of macho American culture, a Sunday ritual while enjoying the football game, and the culinary …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 6, 2019

Florida boy calls 911 to order pizza, gets lesson and a pie

A Florida boy who called 911 to report he was hungry and wanted a pizza got a lesson in proper emergency call etiquette, but he also got a pie.

UPDATED: Mon., May 20, 2019

Impossible Foods debuts meatless sausage at Little Caesars

Impossible Foods debuts meatless sausage at Little Caesars, which will start testing it Monday at 58 restaurants.

Female apprentices wanted: Annual event exposes girls to trade career possibilities

High school girls in their junior and senior years get a taste of careers in trade at the annual Pizza, Pop and Power Tools event at Spokane Community College

South Sound Little Caesars Pizza franchisee fined $42,000 for labor law violations, state says

A South Sound Little Caesars Pizza franchisee has been fined $42,000 for allegedly violating youth labor laws, according to the state Department of Labor and Industries.

30 years running, Pizza Pipeline focuses on its local roots

On Monday, local chain Pizza Pipeline marks its 30th anniversary, and the dream has changed with age.

UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018

Papa John’s to pull founder from marketing

Papa John’s, which has had founder John Schnatter at the center of its logo and in TV ads, plans to pull his image from its marketing after reports he used …

UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018

Papa John’s says founder resigned as chairman of the board

Papa John’s founder John Schnatter has resigned as chairman of the board.

UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018

Pizza alfresco: Domino’s will deliver to beaches, parks in the Inland Northwest and elsewhere

Domino’s, which has been bringing pizzas to doorsteps for more than half a century, will now deliver to the great outdoors.

Little Caesars gives away free pizza after UMBC’s upset victory over Virginia

Little Caesars locations across the country, including several in Spokane, doled out free pizza combos Monday as part of a March Madness promotion that hinged on an unlikely victory in …

UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 4, 2017

Astronauts make, fling, float, eat pizzas on space station

The first-ever pizza party in space is getting sky-high reviews.

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017

Papa John’s cites NFL controversy in weak pizza sales growth

Sales growth at Papa John’s is slowing, and the pizza chain is blaming it on the outcry surrounding NFL players kneeling during the national anthem.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 19, 2017

Dorothy Dean presents: Thin-crust pizza that can stand up to many toppings

This crust is thin and crispy but can still hold its own when loaded with toppings.

No Bones About It: Celebrate the end of summer and garden’s bounty with veggie grilled pizza

Pizza on the grill sounds like a feat, but with the right prep work, it’s fairly easy to pull off.

CEO perks? Ski, eat pizza, dress on the cheap

Boards defend perks as a way to help bosses concentrate on their jobs, and to encourage them to stay in their jobs.

Reported inventor of ‘Hawaiian’ pizza dies in Canada

A Canadian man widely credited with inventing the pineapple-topped pizza has died at age 83.

Ten top Spokane pizza places: No matter how you slice it, these piping-hot pies will please your palate

Easily shareable and perfectly transportable, pizza is quite possibly the world’s most moveable feast.

UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017

Drug cops: Employees sold more than pizza at Papa John’s in Sammamish

Five employees at a western Washington state pizza restaurant police say were selling drugs in the parking lot have been arrested.

UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017

Chicago inmates can order fancy Italian pizza made in jail

Inmates in the jail’s medium-security Division 11 can now order pizzas made with the finest ingredients in the kind of ovens found in pizzerias. It’s all part of Sheriff Tom …

Pizza delivery man takes pie to stalled Amtrak train

A pizza delivery man in Delaware got an order from an unusual address: a stalled Amtrak train from New York on its way to Washington.

Inmates in Chicago jail can order hot pizza delivered to their cells

Life in Cook County Jail just got a little bit more like the college dorm experience, thanks to Sheriff Tom Dart. Inmates in the jail’s primarily medium-security Division 11 can …

UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017

Shawn Vestal: McMorris Rodgers is busy taking down protections for consumers on pizza and privacy

The harshest critics of our congresswoman, Cathy McMorris Rodgers, deride her as a do-nothing who has risen to leadership in a do-nothing legislative body – one that so far can’t …

UPDATED: Wed., March 29, 2017

Domino’s will begin using robots to deliver pizzas in Europe

Starship Technologies, the London-based company that has created six-wheeled self-driving delivery robots, will begin taking customers Domino’s pizzas in Germany and the Netherlands.

Don’t dip it: your perfectly good pizza slice doesn’t belong in a glass of milk

Just because people are doing it – and posting about it – doesn’t mean you should do it, too.

Federal charges for man who fired in pizzeria

A North Carolina man who fired an assault rifle multiple times inside a pizza restaurant in the nation’s capital while investigating the internet conspiracy theory known as “pizzagate” will face …

Police: Fake news story led gunman to popular DC pizzeria

A man who said he was investigating a fake news story about Hillary Clinton running a child sex ring out of a pizza place was arrested after firing a rifle …

In the Kitchen with: Terry Patano, Shaun Thompson Duffy pursue perfect crust for wood-fired pizza

The Patanos – Rebecca, 54, and husband Terry, 59 – started hosting pizza parties a couple of years ago after the completion of their custom, outdoor, wood-fired oven. These days, …

McMorris Rodgers bill on calorie labeling passes House of Representatives

A bill that would ease the regulatory requirements of small food businesses to provide calorie information for menu items, sponsored by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, passed the House of Representatives, …