TERRE HAUTE —
Taj Mahal, 1349 S. Third St. (3 Critical, 7 Non-Critical) Knives with food debris stored on knife racks, can opener with debris; cooked food items in walk-in cooler held more than 24 hours not date marked; employee drink stored in ice bin.
Fraternal Order of Eagles, 823 Poplar St. (2 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) Dirty baking pans, spatula, cutting board, knives left from night before; handwash sink observed dirty.
7th & Elm Bar & Grill, 729 N. Seventh St. (2 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) Cooked pasta, chili, soup not date marked; dirty pizza pans left from the night before.
Bob Evans Restaurant No. 58, 3023 S. Second St. (2 Critical) Open employee drinks observed on prep table at grill line; ice observed in handwash sink in waitress station.
Kentucky Fried Chicken, 4400 S. U.S. 41 (2 Critical). Mold on chute in ice machine; cooked side dishes in stacked aluminum pans not individually date marked.
Ballyhoo International, 900 Chestnut St. (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) Bar soda nozzle holders found with debris.
Circle K No. 2255, 1280 Lafayette Ave. (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) Handwash sink in storage area found dirty.
Riley Lions Club, 7880 Indiana 46 (1 Critical). Black debris found inside of ice machine.
Riley American Legion, 5600 Lama St. (2 Non-Critical)
Cackleberries, 303 S. Seventh St. (2 Non-Critical)
Brown’s Diner, 210 S. 91⁄2 St. (2 Non-Critical)
Ritter’s Frozen Custard, 2203 N. Lafayette Ave. (1 Non-Critical)
Dollar General, 1720 S. 25th St. (1 Non-Critical)
White Castle Systems Inc., 4340 S. U.S. 41 (1 Non-Critical)
Ambrosini’s, 1367 Wabash Ave. (1 Non-Critical)
Establishments with no violations
TC Wes Variety Store, 631 S. 14th St.
Sweet Escape Café, 8000 S. Education Drive
Riley Lion’s Den WCIEDD, 7880 Indiana 46
Dollar General No. 9482, 7205 S. Indiana 46
Franklin Elementary School, 1600 Dr. Iverson C. Bell Lane
Taco Bell, 3132 E. Wabash Ave.
Dreiser Square Community WCIEDD, Third and Washington streets
Maryvale Housing WCIEDD, 3461 St. Mary’s Road
Idle Creek Golf Course, 5353 Eldridge Road
Exit 7 Antiques, 3099 S. Sixth St.
Vigo Bowl, 210 S. 91⁄2 St.
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Elderly woman in fair condition after accident in Baesler’s lot
An 80-year-old Terre Haute woman is listed in fair condition today at Eskenazi Health in Indianapolis as the result of injuries sustained in Monday’s accident on the Baesler’s Market parking lot.
2 women survive ordeal along Indiana rail bridge
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — A video camera captured the terrifying plight of two women who became trapped on an 80-foot-high railroad bridge by a freight train that surprised them as they walked along the tracks.
Vigo County Jail Log: July 29, 2014
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Monday and Tuesday, based on jail records.
Illinois to ask voters about taxing millionaires
BERWYN, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation allowing voters to weigh in on whether Illinois millionaires should pay more income tax.
Illinois woman dies retrieving phone from fire
BARTONVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a central Illinois woman is dead after running back into her burning home to get her cell phone. A police officer who tried to save her was hospitalized.
Ivy Tech names Jeff Fanter senior VP, Anne Valentine VP
Ivy Tech Community College President Thomas J. Snyder announced the promotion of Jeff Fanter to the role of senior vice president for student experience, communications and marketing and Anne Valentine to the role of vice president for student experience and customer service.
Change in traffic patterns at U.S. 41 intersection improvement project
VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds motorists the intersection improvement project on U.S. 41 from just south of Interstate 70 to just south of Johnson Drive has switched traffic phases. Traffic is prohibited from turning left off of U.S. 41 at both Johnson and Davis Drives.
IU commemorating WWI centennial in 2014-15
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University plans to spend the upcoming academic year exploring the lingering impact of World War I.
Indiana higher ed chief rolls out class load campaign
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s higher education commissioner wants college students to get the message that they should take at least 15 credit hours each semester if they expect to graduate on time.
Indiana higher ed chief rolls out class load campaign
Indiana's higher education commissioner wants college students to get the message that they should take at least 15 credit hours each semester if they expect to graduate on time.
Bus safety features
New safety features on South Vermillion School Corp. buses have led to fewer disciplinary problems and fewer incidents of motorists illegally passing stopped school buses, officials say.
Humvee driver says foot caused fatal accident
Kyle Pendergast, 22, the Terre Haute driver of a black Humvee charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing the death of a teenager, has told police he could not turn the wheel before the vehicle flipped in a field in an early Saturday morning accident.
Cleaner may have contaminated water
Groundwater and soil testing is set to begin within a week to learn whether toxic chemicals might have seeped into the wells of a small southside neighborhood and even beyond.
Housing Authority’s Warren Village nearing completion
Construction on the newest Terre Haute Housing Authority property – Warren Village – should wrap up next month, a housing authority official said Monday.
Observers predict ‘wide open’ process of picking next chief
State Supreme Court Chief Justice Brent Dickson surprised observers in June when he decided to step down after a brief tenure as the state’s top judge.
Multi-vehicle accident in parking lot
A woman was hospitalized with injuries after a multiple-vehicle accident late Monday morning in the Baesler’s Market parking lot on Poplar Street
Old National acquires Michigan bank
Evansville-based Old National Bancorp and Grand Rapids-based Founders Financial Corp. said Monday they have finalized an agreement under which Old National will acquire Founders through a stock and cash merger.
Ohio man falls to death at Cataract Falls rec area
Indiana conservation officers are investigating the death of an Ohio man that occurred at about 4:10 p.m. Sunday at Cataract Falls State Recreation Area in Owen County.
65,000 chickens die in rural Indiana fire
WARSAW, Ind. (AP) — Thousands of chickens have been killed in a fire on a northern Indiana farm.
One person hospitalized after parking lot pile-up
A woman was hospitalized with injuries after an accident late this morning in the Baesler’s Market parking lot.
Indiana teachers worry about revamped ISTEP test
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana teachers are heading back to classrooms starting this week and face the daunting task of preparing students for a standardized test that’s been retooled three times since 2009.
‘Test jury’ gauged in Indianapolis home blast case
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors and attorneys for one of the suspects in a deadly Indianapolis house explosion have begun assessing whether they can find an impartial jury to hear the case.
Vigo County Jail Log: July 28, 2014
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, based on jail records.
Old National strengthens position with Grand Rapids-based Founders Bank & Trust pending acquisition
Evansville-based Old National Bancorp and Grand Rapids-based Founders Financial Corp. jointly announced today the execution of a definitive agreement under which Old National will acquire Founders through a stock and cash merger.
Conservation officers investigate death at Cataract Falls
Indiana Conservation officers are investigating the death of an Ohio man that occurred at about 4:10 p.m. Sunday, July 27, at Cataract Falls State Recreation Area in Owen County.
Postcards from the war front
A native of France, Marie Decleir saw humanity at its worst as she experienced the death and destruction caused by World War I, which began 100 years ago today.
Watching Gordon make history
As race car drivers competed on the track on Sunday in Indianapolis, racing fans in Terre Haute gathered around television screens and watched history unfold during the “Crown Royal Presents, The John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard.”
STATE OF THE STATEHOUSE: Inept amid partisan fury
Retired Congressman Lee Hamilton has warned of the perils of political ideology, calling the body where he spent 34 years “noxiously partisan.” Now, he worries the divide is downright dangerous.
Restaurant Inspections: July 28, 2014
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