TERRE HAUTE —
Feb. 25-March 1
Page’s Food Market Inc, 2600 Lafayette Ave. (5 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, meatballs and chicken tenders found in deli case at 107 to 130 degrees; should be 135 degrees or above (discarded); sheet pans and meat grinder components found unclean; deli slicer and scoops, tongs and ladles used for hot foods shall be cleaned every 4 hours; handwash sink in veggie prep room and faucet in meat room unclean; mouse droppings observed in storage rooms, walk-in cooler, on shelves and under equipment. Follow up in 30 days.
McDonald’s, 3606 S. U.S. 41 (4 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) Built-up grease and debris found on pass through trays and wire baskets; handwash sink found dirty; ice machine found with built-up black and ink debris; no sanitizer measured in wiping cloth buckets. Follow up in 30 days.
Crazy Buffet, 4676 S. U.S. 41 (3 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Found container of shrimp stored in container of beef; on buffet, found fried corn, teriyaki chicken, sweet and sour chicken, fried potatoes, green beans and broccoli at 108 to 130 degrees; should be 135 degrees or above; cut melons on buffet found at 58 to 61 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less.
The Original Spaghetti Shop Inc, 2446 Wabash Ave. (3 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) Portioned pasta not date marked; dirty knife on dirty ledge above three-bay sink, mounted can opener with debris; handwash sink handles observed with accumulated food debris.
Teppanyaki Grill Inc, 3810 S. U.S. 41 (2 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) In cooler by grill found cracked raw eggs stored above lettuce; dirty utensils and containers found stored with clean utensils and containers.
Locust Street IGA, 1140 Locust St. (2 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) Ice machine in produce room found with pink and black debris in it; handwash sink in produce room found unclean.
Panda Garden, 3540 S. U.S. 41. (2 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) Egg rolls at 65 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less (discarded); egg rolls, sweet and sour chicken and shredded cooked chicken pulled from freezer not date marked.
Terre Haute Bowling Center Inc, 600 E. Springhill Drive (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Chute on ice machine observed with mold; no certified food handler on staff.
Marathon Express, 301 S. Third St. (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Handwash sink found dirty; coffee urn needs to be sanitized after washing.
Los Tres Caminos, 5147 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Beans cooked on 2-25-13 found in walk in cooler at 54 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less, not cooled in time limits (discarded).
Pat’s Café, 11890 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Meat slicer and muffin pan observed with dried food debris.
Park Avenue Diner, 2697 E. Park Ave. (1 Critical, 5 Non-Critical) Employee observed assembling sandwich with bare hands.
Show-Me’s, 2324 S. Third St. (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Bar soda nozzle holders found with debris.
The Coffee Grounds, 423 Wabash Ave. (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Handwash sink observed dirty.
Subway, 3401 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) No sanitizer dispensing in three-bay sink.
Long John Silver’s, 2021 Wabash Ave. (2 Non-Critical)
Ruby Tuesday’s No. 7673, 3451 S. U.S. 41 (1 Non-Critical)
Establishments with no violations
Kmart Express, 4651 S. U.S. 41
Terre Haute Skate World, 7801 S. Indiana 46
Speedway No. 5196, 481 W. Honey Creek Drive
Peddle Park, 1616 S. 25th St.
Subway, 1735 N. Third St.
The Original Spaghetti Shop Inc, 2446 Wabash Ave. (No violations)
TERRE HAUTE —
Feb. 25-March 1
- Local & Bistate
Purdue shooting leaves one person dead
A Purdue University engineering student opened fire inside a basement classroom Tuesday, killing a teaching assistant and prompting officials to put the campus on lockdown, police and the university said.
2 bodies found in Pimento home
Police were at the scene of a death investigation on Sunday in southern Vigo County.
“It’s a double death investigation,” Vigo County Chief Deputy Clark E. Cottom told the Tribune-Star at the scene.
THS grad Miller among students in adjacent building when shooting occurs
Kris Miller and his roommate were in a computer lab of Purdue’s mechanical engineering building Tuesday when they received a call that a shooting had occurred next door.
Bosma moves gay marriage ban bill to friendlier committee
Republican House of Representatives Speaker Brian Bosma sent a bill that proposes a constitutional ban on gay marriage to a more conservative-leaning legislature committee Tuesday, because it lacked support on the first committee to which it was assigned.
We enter the deep freeze again
If you had to step outside to get your newspaper this morning, you might have noticed it’s painfully cold once again.
Levy redirects school funds
If the new “protected levy” legislation goes into effect later this year, it would mean “a substantial reduction” in revenue for Vigo County School Corp. bus transportation, capital projects and bus replacement funds, according to the district’s chief financial officer.
School debt levy redirects funds across Indiana
School officials and state legislators from around the state are searching for ways to keep the school buses running — and children safe on the streets — pending the loss of millions of dollars for school transportation.
More than 50 school districts in Indiana stand to lose at least 20 percent of their revenues for transportation, new buses and other big-ticket projects under a new law that requires them to first pay off their debts.
VIDEO: Sen. Donnelly updates T-S editorial board
Passage of a long overdue U.S. farm bill could be completed by the end of this month, Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., said Tuesday.
Vigo coroner tries again for salary increase
After being denied last year, Vigo County Coroner Dr. Susan Amos is again seeking to have her county salary increased to match that of several other county office holders.
BOSTON MARATHON: Not intimidated
One reason Mike Morris — and many runners can relate — has been a distance runner for 30 years is it’s restorative powers. Not to the body but to the mind.
Even when he was in grade school, it was obvious Justin Huxford was a special kid.
He was the first at Rio Grande Elementary School to walk 100 miles around the school grounds over the school year, one of just a handful of kids to meet the goal.
Answering the call
Static was the only thing on TV or radio. People were on their knees as they prayed. It was, as if for three whole days, the world stood still.
TH wins 8th Tree City USA ‘Growth’ award
Terre Haute was named a 2013 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.
ISU hosts Ukraine panel today
In Ruth Fairbanks’ morning commute to work recently, she heard two news stories on the radio about Ukraine. Considering her drive-time is just five minutes, it demonstrates how unstable — and newsworthy — Eastern Europe is these days.
Their dream rises: Mother-daughter duo team up to expand eastside bakery
As she gently formed a round sourdough, Marta Shelton seemed to hold her dreams in the palm of her hands.
Church resurrected: Prairie Creek church that burned in the midst of a winter storm ready for rebirth
From the ashes of a devastating winter fire comes out a church reborn.
Vigo School Board to approve central pool bond resolution
On Monday, the Vigo County School Board will receive an update on a planned, $9.8 million aquatics center that will be built in Voorhees Park.
Inconsistent help: FEMA’s disaster decisions frustrate state, local leaders
Pamela Jackson thought she was lucky to escape harm as a tornado bore down on her neighborhood last November. She huddled in a bathroom with her two disabled sons, critically ill husband and six other family members as the twister blew out windows and tore the roof off her house. Hers was one of scores of homes and businesses in Howard County that were damaged or demolished by the storm.
A team of Vigo County high school students — and its robot — are gearing up to compete against 127 teams from throughout the world in an upcoming international robotics competition.
VCPL to install free ‘little libraries’
Coming soon to a neighborhood near you: A Little Free Library.
Flaws in new ed standards ‘too substantial’
A State Board of Education member formally requested Friday that an education panel abandon a proposed overhaul of Indiana’s education standards and instead recommend that the state’s previous benchmarks be reinstated in classrooms this fall.
Spike in mumps cases reported across Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Public health officials are investigating a sharp increase in the number of mumps cases recorded in central Illinois.
Police: Fatal fire began with dropped cigarette
SANTA CLAUS, Ind. (AP) — State police say a fatal house fire in a southern Indiana town began when a disabled woman dropped a cigarette.
Board member asks for old Indiana school standards
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A State Board of Education member is calling for a proposed overhaul of Indiana’s education standards to be ditched and that the state’s old benchmarks be reinstated in classrooms this fall.
A real page turner
Victory was sweet for the Franklin Elementary teammates, who won their first ever Battle of the Books competition Thursday at Meadows Elementary.
Rep. Bucshon leads discussion on minority care in Vigo County
The list of problems seems endless: Lack of health insurance, mental illness, cultural barriers and stigmas about routine medical check ups, to name only a few.
Vigo County students, educators recently made a 2-week trip to Terre Haute’s sister city of Tajimi
Six Vigo County high school students and two educators, including superintendent Dan Tanoos, recently returned from a two-week cultural exchange trip to Tajimi, Japan.
Tribune-Star columnist named company’s best
The Tribune-Star’s Mark Bennett has been named CNHI’s Columnist of the Year for 2013 in its large newspaper division.
Clay man arrested on drug charges
An eight-month investigation by the Clay County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement agencies resulted in the arrest of Wednesday of a Clay County man on meth-related charges, authorities said.
Drug raid leads to arrest of siblings
Siblings were arrested Thursday after police said they discovered an active meth lab in a Terre Haute home, authorities said.
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