Tuesday, April 2, 2013
The popular breakfast spot was featured on Fox 8's April 1 Road Trip Breakfast episode.
StowNut Donut & Diner was featured in a Fox 8 video where New Day Cleveland is traveling around Northeast Ohio sharing favorite breakfast establishments in the area. StowNut shared a link to the video on its Facebook page. Click here to watch the video on Fox8.com.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Sleep Outfitters is asking to add onto the former KFC building.
City Council will vote tonight to allow Sleep Outfitters to move into and expand on the former KFC building on Kent Road, according to Planning Director Rob Kurtz. Sleep Outfitters is a mattress gallery. A settlement between KFC Corp. and a franchise owner in the area shut the fast food restaurants down in April 2012. Kurtz said Sleep Outfitters wants to add a 1,200-square foot addition so the building would be 3,900 square feet total. Proprietors have agreed to re-paint the outside, repair the bridge walls and install awings. The only other change will be the elimination of six parking spaces, Kurtz said. "In 2010, KFC sued Rao’s Hospitality, Gita Rao and Ganesh Rao Ponneri, alleging copyright infringement and breach of contract. KFC …
Thursday, April 26, 2012
According to a settlement, the fried chicken restaurant must close by midnight May 31, 2012.
A settlement between KFC Corp. and a franchise owner in the area is shutting the fast food restaurants down. "In 2010, KFC sued Rao’s Hospitality, Gita Rao and Ganesh Rao Ponneri, alleging copyright infringement and breach of contract. KFC said the franchise failed to pay about $175,000 in royalties and advertising fees," according to an Akron Beacon Journal story. In March, Rao's Hospitality and KFC Corp. received a settlement in U.S. Bankruptcy Court and the restaurants were ordered to close by May 31, 2012 at midnight. Calls to the KFC on Kent Road, that was newly remodeled, were not answered. Read more on Ohio.com. Mayor Sara Drew said she was not aware of a closing date for the Stow location. The Cuyahoga Falls KFC already closed …