Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Max & Erma’s Becomes Second Columbus-Based Restaurant Chain to be Sold in a Week
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Max & Erma’s stock closed up nearly 30 percent Monday on word the Columbus-based restaurant chain is being purchased by a G & R Acquisition Inc of Pittsburgh.
Restaurant spokesman Robin Yocum says G & R is owned by Pittsburgh entrepreneur Gary Reinhardt Senior, a fan of the restaurant, and the headquarters will remain in Columbus
Yocum says the well-known sundae bar, cookies and garbage burger will remain part of the restaurants. The chain has 79 corporate-owned locations and 27 franchise locations.
Last week, Wendy’s restaurants, a Columbus-based operation for 39 years, was sold to the owner of Arby’s.