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Preliminary IREAD Scores Show Slightly Lower Passing Rate

A lower percentage of students passed Indiana’s required third grade reading test on their first try.

The Department of Education released preliminary results from this year’s IREAD-3 exam, which show 83.8 percent of third graders passed on their first try. Last year, the percentage was 84.2.

IREAD-3 is a...

Wahlburgers Moves into D.C.

Wahlburgers, founded by executive chef Paul Wahlberg and brothers Mark and Donnie, will bring its tasty, chef-inspired burgers to historic Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. Slated to open later this year, the restaurant will occupy 6,500 square feet at 1 Dupont Circle. The first of...

Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen Spices Up Brooklyn

Chef and television personality Carla Hall and partner Evan Darnell open Carla Hall’s Southern Kitchen—a fast casual serving Nashville-style hot chicken and family recipes—on Columbia Street in the Columbia Street Waterfront District neighborhood of Brooklyn. Intended to be a neighborhood gathering spot, Carla is excited...

CREAM Creates Doughnut-Croissant Ice Cream Sandwich

CREAM, a San Francisco–based dessert franchise that specializes in high-quality ice cream sandwiches using fresh, oven-baked cookies, is introducing a twist on their delicious sandwiches, the CREAM “Do’sant” Ice Cream Sandwich.

The Do’sant, a doughnut-croissant hybrid, is made with laminated pastry dough like a croissant and...