Oyster heaven: Hama Hama hits upon a tasty business model

While the Hama Hama Co. oyster farm has certainly grown, it’s not what you’d call large. About 30 people make the briny goodness happen.

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Honolulu food festival explores the wonders of canned meat

HONOLULU (AP) — In Hawaii, Spam rules. No, not the kind that you get in your email, but the kind you eat — or don't eat, as it may be for many mainlanders. To honor Spam lovers in Hawaii, Hormel Foods released a new flavor — Portuguese sausage Spam — exclusively for the state at...

Chick-fil-A brings crowds, long traffic backups to Bellevue

Fans of the new Chick-fil-A restaurant in Bellevue are creating backups onto I-405, overflowing into nearby parking lots and creating litter and grumpy neighbors. The city says the crush that started more than three weeks ago may not die down.

Labor organizers seek unusual ally in fast-food franchisees

NEW YORK (AP) — Labor organizers are opening a new front in their campaign for a $15-an-hour wage for fast-food workers with a push to mobilize an unusual ally: franchisees. The Service Employees International Union on Thursday launched a website in hopes of building a national network of fast-food franchisees who want stronger protections for...