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How four quick-service brands are encouraging guests to get healthy.

The idea of quick-service brands promoting an active lifestyle among their customers is not new. McDonald’s did it in 2004 with Go Active, through which it passed out stepometers in a line of Happy Meals for...

Start to Finish: Boyd Hoback

Boyd Hoback, CEO of Good Times Burgers & Frozen Custard and Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar, shares how his team energizes his success.

I started out in this industry as a busboy for a now nonexistent quick serve, and have been here ever since. I worked all...

McCormick’s Creek: Where It All Began…Sort Of

For my first ever trip to an Indiana state park, I chose the obvious starting point: McCormick’s Creek State Park, the very first state park in Indiana, opened in 1916.

But McCormick’s Creek wasn’t supposed to be the first state park; that honor should have gone...

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...