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
Inmates part of new Legion post
Wearing khaki-colored matching uniforms, more than 20 veterans inside a maximum-security prison stood tall to salute the flag of the United States at an event that welcomed them as new American Legion members.
Putnam deputy released; April trial set
A Putnam County Sheriff’s deputy accused in federal criminal cases of excessive force against suspects in four arrests has been released to pre-trial supervision.
Parent group hoping to keep day care open
When Grace Finley takes her 4-year-old son to The Woods Day Care/Pre-School, she is reassured knowing that he’s receiving quality care, he’s safe and he’s loved. So when she, and other parents, learned Wednesday that the nationally accredited program is scheduled to close June 6, they were stunned by the news.
SCORE gets new home base
The Greater Wabash Valley SCORE Chapter 661 has moved to the former Indiana State Police Post building at the southwest corner of U.S. 41 and Jessica Drive on the Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley campus.
Mayor Bennett drops veto threat over financial consultant
Mayor Duke Bennett has dropped a threat to use his veto power in the matter of the Terre Haute City Council seeking to hire its own financial consultant.
Gas leak closes city streets
A natural gas leak caused the temporary evacuation of three homes in Terre Haute on Thursday morning.
Police records provide details into arrests in case
Police records provide more details of four arrests that are at the center of federal civil rights abuse allegations against a Putnam County sheriff’s deputy.
MARK BENNETT: First BaconFest sure to cure your salty fried meat cravings
Bacon taught me a life lesson.
I wrapped strips of it around chicken livers and secured the cold, gooey bundles with toothpicks to earn money.
New rules may keep moped riders on road
Rep. Dave Wolkins could oppose moped regulations for only so long, as more bikes zipped along the roads and were involved in an increasing number of accidents.
Nearly half of Indiana students get meal aid
Nearly 50 percent of Indiana public school students receive free or reduced-cost meals through the federal school-lunch program.
Hearing date set for Dugger charter school
The Indiana Charter School Board is scheduled to conduct a public hearing on April 8 related to a proposed charter school for the Dugger-Union Community School Corp.
Sullivan County ambulance overturns on Interstate 70
Two Sullivan County emergency medical technicians were treated and released from Terre Haute Regional Hospital after their ambulance rolled over in the median of Interstate 70, about 1 mile east of the Indiana 46 exit on Wednesday afternoon.
New trustee appointed to Indiana State board
Kathleen G. Cabello, president and co-founder of Cabello Associates Inc., has been appointed by Gov. Mike Pence to serve on the Indiana State University Board of Trustees.
Car from home invasion recovered
A stolen vehicle believed to have been used by suspects in a March 4 home invasion has been recovered.
- Sisters of Providence to close Woods Day Care/Pre-School in June
Sheriff: Investigation affecting department’s current police work
The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department is putting the best possible face on a string of allegations lodged against one of its deputies.
Greencastle Council seat will remain vacant for now
The Greencastle City Council is still waiting to learn the appropriate next step in dealing with one of its members who is facing federal allegations of civil rights violations while in his role as a Putnam County deputy.
Former pitcher Tommy John now saving lives
Terre Haute native Tommy John is well known for his illustrious major league baseball career, which spanned 26 years and included 288 victories.
Downtown housing project on schedule
Demolition of buildings fronting Wabash Avenue from Sixth Street west to Fifth Street is on schedule to be completed by the end of this month, with construction of a new five-story building to house Indiana State University students and retail shops starting in April, said Nicole King, marketing coordinator for Thompson Thrift.
Where no one follows the law
Loughmiller’s Pub across Washington Street from the Statehouse is a favorite hangout for legislators and lobbyists who like the tavern’s menu of gourmet burgers and craft beers. State police are regular lunch customers, as are state officials who regulate the sale of alcohol.
Terre Haute man facing felony arson charges
A Terre Haute man faces a charge of class-B felony arson in connection with an August garage fire.
Stolen gun, drugs found in search after traffic stop
A traffic stop Monday night on Third Street led to the arrest of a Terre Haute man on drug-related charges and recovery of a stolen handgun that had belonged to a Vigo County Sheriff’s Department reserve deputy.
Vigo election board to give presentation at NAACP meeting
A presentation by the Vigo County Election Board will be the focus for the March 17 meeting of the Greater Terre Haute Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).
Merom Water being acquired by Indiana American Water
Merom Water, a municipal water utility with approximately 125 customers, has been acquired by Indiana American Water, the company announced on Tuesday.
Vigo County Council approves software updates
A software upgrade that aids Vigo County emergency dispatch officers could be adapted to allow citizens to send in photographs of accidents.
ISTEP+ testing begins today in Indiana
The student body of Woodrow Wilson Middle School issued a collective battle cry on Monday as it began a week of standardized testing.
Red Cross kicks off fundraising campaign
Disaster can hit at any time, whether from a tornado or fire that leaves a family homeless.
Man arrested on multiple burglary charges
A Montezuma man has been arrested in connection with residential burglaries in Parke and Vigo counties and on suspicion of illegal sale of firearms.
$1.4 million revamp of Third Street in works
Plans to spruce up Third Street through downtown are taking shape.
New principal picked for Hoosier Prairie
Hoosier Prairie Elementary has a new principal, Jennifer Russell, effective today.
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