Usually when someone says "loose meat" it has never been a compliment, until now. On the outskirts of the Miami Valley, in the town of Greenville, a legendary burger joint has existed since 1934. It is called Maid-Rite Sandwich Shoppe. Over the years it has developed a cult following. People drive miles, and even come from out of state to taste their 'burgers.' They aren't even burgers, they are "loose meat sandwiches" or "Maid Rites." Why are so many people coming to eat these sandwiches and why are they so good ?? The Big Ragu and Crew set out to solve the mystery. We have a … [Read more...] about Loose Meat: The Mystery of MAID-RITE Sandwiches
Street Fair is Coming! Plans for summer events are really brewing around Yellow Springs. The Chamber is full of signs ready to go out and huge maps of booth positions. Artists are dropping in with questions. You can feel the energy in the air. Street Fair is coming June 11th 9 a.m.-5 p.m.! Everywhere I turn, artists are working feverishly to get a booth full of pottery, sculpture, paintings, hand-crafted clothes, bags or unique jewelry ready for you. One of my favorites is Jennifer Float’s booth with her colorful and whimsical paintings. Jenny is a happy painter. She has a very … [Read more...] about Yellow Springs Street Fair is Coming!