(Northampton, MA) — The Side Street Cafe in Florence has apparently closed its doors for good. A sign on the door Friday thanked patrons for their continued support but said the restaurant was closed for business. Chef and owner Patrick Shannon recently stopped serving sit-down dinners at the cafe in favor of lunch, catering, and prepared meals-to-go.
In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.
Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.
This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.
Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.