Ryan’s #2333, 5501 S. U.S. 41, (3 Critical, 4 Non-Critical) — Cabbage, chicken and noodles on Mongolian table 96-120_, ham and cheese, cheeseburgers, corndogs 98-199 degrees; On buffet chicken salad, chopped chicken, bean salad and crab salad found at 45-55 degrees, should be 41 degrees or less (discarded); Pizza and cheeseburgers not marked with time to discard.
Magdy’s Inc., 1000 S. Sixth St., (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) — No sanitizer dispensing in automatic dishwasher; Knives in rack observed with food debris.
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill, 2506 S. Third St., (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) — Several stainless steel pans, plastic containers, and lids found with food debris in clean rack.
Imperial Lanes, 400 N. Third St., (1 Critical, 3 Non-Critical) — Accumulated pink mold gelled in bottom of soda nozzle holder in front bar.
Monical’s Pizza, 3704 S. U.S. 41, (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) — Sausage, pepperoni, cheese in pizza toppings cooler found at 48-51 degrees, should be 41 degrees or less.
Casey’s General Store #2, 819 W. National Ave., (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) — Bottle of cleaner not labeled properly.
Kmart Express, 4651 S. U.S. Hwy. 41, (1 Critical, 1 Non-Critical) -—No sanitizer dispensing at sink.
Highway 40 Sports Bar & Grill, 558 National Ave., (1 Critical) — Handwash sink at bar blocked by trash can.
Edibles Catering & Food to Go, 2629 S. Third St., (1 Non-Critical)
Hyte Community Center, 618 Wabash Ave., (1 Non-Critical)
Taco Bell, 2105 N. Lafayette Ave., (1 Non-Critical)
Subway, 2399 S. Indiana 46, (1 Non-Critical)
Establishments with no violations:
Lost Creek Elementary School, 6001 Wabash Ave.
Dollar Tree Store #3164, 3648 S. U.S. 41
Brownstone Manor, 66 S. 12th St.
Dollar General, 7 Meadows Shopping
Papa John’s, 1234 Wabash Ave.
Marathon Express Mart #2, 820 W. National Ave.
Vigo County Head Start, 705 S. Fifth St.
Establishments approved to open:
Gingersnaps Coffeehouse and Café at Ivy Tech, 1650 E. Industrial Drive
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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.
Tasting their way to a cure
People appeared to be in high spirits Friday inside the historic Indiana Theatre as they gathered for an evening of wine, food and conversation while supporting efforts to find a cure for breast cancer.
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.
Same-sex marriage: 4 couples sue state over ban
Four gay couples from southern Indiana sued the state Friday, seeking to force Indiana to recognize same-sex marriages from out of state and issue licenses to same-sex couples.
Time to check smoke alarms
Three years after a house fire on South Nine Street in Terre Haute resulted in the death of three people, a Terre Haute grandmother still wonders if the outcome of that fire would have been different if smoke detectors in the home had been working.
Indiana State Board extends president’s contract
Indiana State University has signed up Dan Bradley, the school’s president, for an additional three years of service.
New animal shelter gets welcome boost
The aging Terre Haute Humane Society shelter is not a place for the faint of heart.
4 couples sue Indiana over same-sex marriage ban
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four couples from southern Indiana are asking a federal judge to force the state to recognize same-sex marriages from other states and issue marriage licenses to gay couples.
Vigo County Jail Log: March 7, 2014
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Thursday and Friday, based on jail records.
Bill for welfare drug testing in negotiation
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two Indiana lawmakers trying to pass a bill requiring drug tests for some welfare recipients say they have passed voluntary drug tests.
Book signing March 7 in Crossroads Café to benefit Success By 6
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Groups ask regulators to probe plant’s power woes
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Environmental and citizens’ groups are asking Indiana regulators to launch a formal investigation into problems and delays that have sharply limited the power output of Duke Energy’s $3.5 billion coal-gasification plant near Edwardsport.
Nature trust expands Owen-Putnam State Forest
POLAND, Ind. (AP) — State officials say funding from the Bicentennial Nature Trust has helped the Indiana Department of Natural Resources expand a central Indiana state forest by 84 acres.
Vigo County high school team in FIRST Robotics’ Crossroads Regional
Drivers of remote-controlled robots will match skills, similar to those used in basketball and soccer, to score in the FIRST Robotics’ Crossroads Regional on the campus of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.
Benefit planned for daycare fire victim
Veronica Gray never met 19-month-old Emma Lloyd, but when she learned about the child’s tragic death in a Sullivan day care fire, she had to do something.
Winter’s costs add up for Vigo
While still within county and city budgets, the snowstorms of January and February were more costly than a year ago.
Mayor Bennett threatens veto of consultant funding
Mayor Duke Bennett is threatening to veto a measure before the Terre Haute City Council that would transfer money into the council’s budget allowing the body to again hire a financial consultant.
Semitrailer fire slows eastbound traffic on Interstate 70
Traffic on Interstate 70 was slowed Thursday afternoon by a semitrailer fire just east of Terre Haute.
Tests show Skittles had no unusual chemicals
The Indiana State Health Department has given Skittles a clean bill of health.
No problems reported in early 10-digit phone dialing
Just be grateful you (probably) aren’t using a rotary telephone these days.
Cloverdale woman sentenced to 10 years in molestation/neglect case
A Cloverdale woman received a 10-year prison sentence Thursday after pleading guilty to child molesting and neglect of a defendant in Vigo Superior Court 3.
Youth orchestra performs March 9
Crossroads of America Youth Orchestra will present its "Spring" concert from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 9, in Central Presbyterian Church at 125 N. Seventh St.
Gun stolen by Dillinger gang returning to Nortern Indiana
AUBURN, Ind. (AP) — The FBI plans to return a .45-caliber Thompson submachine gun stolen by members of the John Dillinger gang from a northeastern Indiana police station to the department.
Indiana workplace safety agency addressing issues
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