• Kowloon Jun 24, 2020

    Kowloon's Car Hop, Drive-in Movie Opening Plan Is Set

    Kowloon, the easy-to-spot Asian restaurant in Saugus, Massachusetts, will begin its much-anticipated car hop service this week and hold a grand opening next week for its first drive-in movie — the classic “E.T.” Since the coronavirus pandemic, the iconic Route 1 restaurant has only been open for takeout. The Wong family, which owns the 70-year-old landmark, recently came up with…

  • throwback businesses May 19, 2020

    Vt. Throwback Businesses Adapt Well to Era of COVID-19

    For certain Vermont businesses, strategies that worked decades ago are suddenly back in fashion, because they promoted physical distancing even before the era of COVID-19. “It’s part of our nature,” said Gail Daha of the A&W Restaurant on Route 7 in Middlebury. For nearly 70 years, the location has operated as a car hop. There was no need to...

  • throwback businesses May 19, 2020

    Throwback Businesses Find New Interest During Pandemic

    For many businesses across the country, the coronavirus pandemic has meant getting back to basics. Sales strategies like phone orders, home deliveries and even drive-in theaters have suddenly made a comeback.

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