There have been a lot of majestically rotating space stations since Stanley Kubrick blasted a Howard Johnson’s into orbit in 1968. For that matter, there have been plenty of suspiciously underpopulated space bases since Leslie Neilson touched down on Altair IV. Show More Summary
Hello friends! I am writing this morning from the Howard Johnson motel in Daleville, VA. I arrived here around 6:30 PM yesterday, after hiking 26 miles from Four Pines Hostel in Catawba, VA. It was my longest day yet, and also my first slackpack. For those who aren’t familiar, slackpacking is when someone drives the...
Remember Rax Roast Beef? Arthur Treacher's Fish & Chips? If Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill's new makeover works, the restaurant may be able to keep themselves from becoming one of those almost forgotten family restaurants.
Earlier Tuesday morning, Asian parents who police officials believe to be from Brooklyn, New York called the maintenance worker at a Howard Johnson hotel in Niagara Falls where they stayed about their newborn infant being locked in the hotel safe, according to NY Daily News. Show More Summary
The parents of an infant who was locked in a hotel safe in Niagara Falls, Canada, won't be charged, officials said. The child was placed inside a small safe in a room at the Howard Johnson Hotel on Tuesday by an older sibling duringShow More Summary
On Tuesday, maintenance staff at the Howard Johnson in Niagara Falls were called to a room because a family from Brooklyn couldn't open the safe. Inside was a crying baby, apparently under a year old. [ more › ]
Canada – Canadian police are looking for a Brooklyn family who locked their infant in a safe at a Howard Johnson Hotel in Niagara Falls, officials said.A maintenance worker was called to the room on Tuesday morning and was met by the...Show More Summary
Canadian cops are looking for a Brooklyn family who locked their infant in a Howard Johnson Hotel safe in Niagara Falls, officials said.
Canadian police are on the lookout for a family from Brooklyn, NY, after their baby was found locked in a safe in a Niagara Falls hotel yesterday morning. The family called staff to a room at the Howard Johnson Hotel to free the infant, who was "alert and crying," police...
Take a video tour of the revived Howard Johnson's in Lake George, New York. Once one of America's most popular chains, the Howard Johnson's brand is nearly extinct. CBS News correspondent Kristine Johnson tours Lake George, New York's Howard Johnson's, one of two surviving locations. Show More Summary
There's a distinctive, orange-roofed restaurant in Lake George, N.Y., where the past is a thing of the present
I remember stopping into Howard Johnson’s restaurant as a kid in upstate New York. I only recall going to the Liberty, NY location which I believe was also a hotel. When it comes to the menu, the only things I remember ordering, were the clam strips. Show More Summary
"Meaningless to millennials" — The Salt Lake Tribute said of Howard Johnson's in an April 2015 article. [ more › ]
As the Associated Press reports, there are now exactly two Howard Johnson’s restaurants left. H/t: RH
There are only two Howard Johnson's left in America. The New York Time takes a look at one of the last two remaining Howard Johnson's restaurants, which has become a sort of nostalgic tourist attraction. Located in Lake George, N.Y.,...Show More Summary
A businessman banking on a love of nostalgia recently reopened the country’s last orange-roofed HoJo’s in the Adirondacks town, evoking warm stories of the past among many local residents.
Pool and water playground at Howard Johnson Anaheim Hotel (Courtesy Howard Johnson) Disneyland is a must-see when visiting Southern California with the kids. To make the most of your family vacation there, it's a good idea to stay at a nearby hotel. Show More Summary
“Sorry I was late, Anna—I was busy staging an Instagram photo shoot in what looks like is the basement of a vintage Howard Johnson’s.” Read more...
Welcome to Life in Chains, Eater's regular series where writers share the essential roles played in their lives by chain restaurants—great and grim, wonderful and terrible. Here, the magician, comedian, taller half of Penn & Teller,Show More Summary
The location opened in 1956. What was once one of America's most iconic and popular chains, is now down to just two locations. According to NPR, one of the last three Howard Johnson's restaurants closed its doors this week. Located in Lake Placid, N.Y., the restaurant opened in April of 1956. Show More Summary