June 20, 2021

Cuba Libre looks to stimulate Puerto Rico economy with new location

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By Laura Smythe From Philadelphia BIZ Journals Old City staple Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar will make its first foray outside the continental United States next year by expanding to San Juan, Puerto Rico for its sixth location.  The Philadelphia-based restaurant brand, an affiliate of GuestCounts Hospitality, will begin construction on the $8.6 million project during […]

France Rouen: Fire kills 13 at birthday party in bar

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From BBC Eyewitness: “We saw the fire, and the flames – the chairs flew out of the window” A fire that killed 13 people at a bar in the French city of Rouen was caused by someone carrying a birthday cake with lighted candles, police say. Officials believe the person tripped on stairs leading to […]