By Jonathan Garber Published August 30, 2019 Food and Beverage FOXBusiness Facebook Twitter Comments Print video Florida Governor Ron DeSantis braces for Hurricane Dorian: Declares state of emergency FBN’s Ashley Webster on how Florida is preparing for Hurricane Dorian. Hurricane Dorian is expected to make landfall on Florida’s Atlantic coast by Monday morning as a Category 3 or 4 storm. Continue Reading Below As Dorian batters the state, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) officials will be keeping a close eye on an unlikely indicator – the Waffle House Index – to measure the severity of the storm. The Waffle House Index, which was started with Hurricane Charley during the 2004 season, assigns color codes to measure the state of areas impacted by a storm. “Waffle House became almost like a rough guidepost,” former FEMA director Craig Fugate, the creator of the index, told FOX Business. … [Read more...] about Hurricane Dorian: Waffle House Index and why FEMA watches it
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By Madalyn Mendoza, mySanAntonio.com Published 10:27 am CST, Tuesday, March 5, 2019 Waffle House is giving local fans another taste of what their future plans are for a San Antonio location. Waffle House is giving local fans another taste of what their future plans are for a San Antonio location. Photo: David Kozlowski, Getty Images Photo: David Kozlowski, Getty Images Image 1 of / 20 Caption Close Image 1 of 20 Waffle House is giving local fans another taste of what their future plans are for a San Antonio location. Waffle House is giving local fans another taste of what their future plans are for a San Antonio location. Photo: David Kozlowski, Getty Images Waffle House says San Antonio will get a location … [Read more...] about Waffle House says San Antonio will get a location ‘one day,’ hopefully in the ‘near future’
Travis Loller, Associated Press Updated 11:37 am CST, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, Travis Reinking appears at a hearing in Nashville, Tenn. Reinking, accused of killing four people at a Tennessee Waffle House, has finally pleaded not guilty, nearly 10 months after his arrest. He has been held without bond since the attack last April 22. Reinking did not appear at his arraignment in Nashville on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, where his lawyer entered the plea. less FILE - In this Aug. 22, 2018, file photo, Travis Reinking appears at a hearing in Nashville, Tenn. Reinking, accused of killing four people at a Tennessee Waffle House, has finally pleaded not guilty, nearly 10 ... more Photo: Mark Humphrey, AP Photo: Mark Humphrey, AP Image 1 of / 1 Caption … [Read more...] about Man accused in Waffle House shooting enters not-guilty plea
A shortlist of the best “no reservations required” restaurants around the world has been announced by The World Restaurant Awards. The list celebrates restaurants which allow diners to indulge their spontaneity. The winner of this and other categories will be announced at an awards ceremony in Paris on February 18. While some people find restaurants with “no reservation” policies incredibly infuriating, others relish the opportunity to indulge their spontaneity. If you’re in the latter camp, you’ll be pleased to know The World Restaurant Awards has released a longlist for the best “no reservations required” restaurants in the world, ranging from haute cuisine to informal dining on a budget. The list was created by a gender-balanced judging panel of more than 100 experts representing 36 countries. Famous chefs on the panel, which also featured journalists and industry influencers, included Clare Smyth, David Chang, Yotam Ottolenghi, … [Read more...] about The 18 best restaurants in the world where you don’t need a reservation
Antonia Noori Farzan, The Washington Post Published 2:18 am PST, Monday, January 14, 2019 Like countless drunk people before him, the slim man clad in a T-shirt who wandered into an Atlanta-area Waffle House on Jan. 2 was there on a mission: He wanted to sober up with the help of some greasy food before heading home. But before he could order his hash browns, he passed out facedown on the counter. A video originally uploaded to Instagram shortly thereafter, and obtained by WSB-TV, a local ABC affiliate in Atlanta, shows what happened next. As the man slept, one worker at the Waffle House dumped a salt shaker onto his head, layered a slice of cheese on top, then squeezed on a heavy dollop of ketchup, while a second employee danced around in the background. Other shots showed a Waffle House employee moving around the man's arms, like a puppeteer with a marionette, and making him "dance" to rap music. The upsetting footage was provided to WSB-TV by the customer's fiancee, … [Read more...] about He went to Waffle House to sober up. Workers dumped food on him and posted the humiliating video to Instagram.