The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a risk-based inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers.

Coral Grocery & Deli LLC, 120 Coral St., Aug. 20. Pass. No violations.

Country Garden Six Pack, 876 Manor St., Aug. 20. Pass. No violations.

Isaac’s Deli, 565 Greenfield Road, Aug. 20. Pass. A working container of Formula D and containers of Boil-Out stored on a cart next to deli papers. Tomato bisque placed hot in the walk-in cooler in containers greater than 4 inches deep, which is not a proper cooling method. Black and brown residue up inside the ice maker.

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Carmel Robinson was one of the many who made the line outside Discovery Church on Sand Lake Road to grab free food for her family.

“It helps out people that don’t have enough to feed their kids and their family. It’s a real blessing,” Robinson said.

She said her husband is the only one working at the moment.

“I’m on disability but my husband — he does construction but right now with the pandemic it’s very hard and I have three disabled kids so it really helps,” Robinson said.

[TRENDING: Massive plume of Saharan Dust heads

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Sierra Epps brought her two sons and her nephew to this food drive outside Mainland High School in Daytona Beach Thursday.

Epps said her oldest, who is going to middle school, got his vaccine just in time for his first day of school on Aug. 16.

“School is getting ready to start and kids get sick all the time so it’s really good to have everyone vaccinated,” Epps said.

Since her son got the vaccine, he also got a “shot” at getting free ham, too.

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Walking around Saratoga Springs or Ballston Spa, one might miss the lush verdant landscapes growing just behind the sprawling homes.

That includes the garden owned and cultivated by master gardener Kimberly Purdy of Saratoga Springs. She mixes perennials with fruits and herbs in a gardening style she describes as “controlled chaos.”

“Whatever flower’s blooming at that time, you can go out in my backyard and it feels like you’re smelling a different perfume that day,” Purdy said.

On Sunday, Purdy’s garden will be available to tour as part of the 26th Soroptimist Secret Gardens Tour.

Organized by Soroptimist International of

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Craving the sight of ocean waves with your mahi sandwich? We’ll toast to that. 

Here’s a handy list of six beachfront restaurants offering plenty of views to sweeten your dining experience. You’ll find most of these non-resort spots are clustered along the central and south county coast.

Al Fresco 

This Italian-leaning restaurant is perched at the ocean’s edge at Palm Beach’s Par 3 Golf Course. It’s a lovely, two-story building with lots of terrace dining and sweeping views of the blue waves and the golf-course greens. 

The terrace at Al Fresco, located at Palm Beach's Par 3 Golf Course, offers sweeping views.

Early risers in the know can tell you all about breakfast on the Al

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Mifflin aftermath

The existing Public Health emergency order, which took effect April 7, removed capacity limits and a face mask requirement on outdoor gatherings, so long as people can maintain 6 feet of distance. But it was a requirement thousands of party-goers failed to follow at the Mifflin Street Block Party last weekend.



17 people cited so far for Mifflin Street Block Party, Madison police say

At a news conference Thursday, Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway lambasted the event that’s been a perennial headache for mayoral administrations for decades but returned this year in the midst of a pandemic after a one-year hiatus.

“I just am consistently frustrated with the Mifflin Street

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