Tuesday, 14 November 2017 15:32

Dunkin Donuts


Everything we do is about you. From chefs who create exciting new flavors, to crew members who know exactly how you want your drink—we prioritize what you need to get you on your way. We strive to keep you at your best, and we remain loyal to you, your tastes and your time. That’s what America runs on.


Dunkin’ Donuts is the world's leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers each and every day. True to our name, we offer 50+ varieties of donuts, but you can also enjoy dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods.


In 1950, Bill Rosenberg opened the first Dunkin' Donuts shop in Quincy, MA. Just five years later, a franchise legacy was born. We have more than 11,300 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants worldwide – that's over 8,500 restaurants in 41 states across the U.S.A. and over 3,200 international restaurants across 36 countries!


  • On-the-Go Mobile Ordering
  • Accepts DD Cards
  • Drive Thru
  • Baskin-Robbins
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Thursday, 09 November 2017 08:51


To say Starbucks purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees is very true. That’s the essence of what we do – but it hardly tells the whole story.

Our Heritage

Every day, we go to work hoping to do two things: share great coffee with our friends and help make the world a little better. It was true when the first Starbucks opened in 1971, and it’s just as true today.

Back then, the company was a single store in Seattle’s historic Pike Place Market. From just a narrow storefront, Starbucks offered some of the world’s finest fresh-roasted whole bean coffees. The name, inspired by Moby Dick, evoked the romance of the high seas and the seafaring tradition of the early coffee traders.

In 1981, Howard Schultz (Starbucks chairman and chief executive officer) had first walked into a Starbucks store. From his first cup of Sumatra, Howard was drawn into Starbucks and joined a year later.

In 1983, Howard traveled to Italy and became captivated with Italian coffee bars and the romance of the coffee experience. He had a vision to bring the Italian coffeehouse tradition back to the United States. A place for conversation and a sense of community. A third place between work and home. He left Starbucks for a short period of time to start his own Il Giornale coffeehouses and returned in August 1987 to purchase Starbucks with the help of local investors.

From the beginning, Starbucks set out to be a different kind of company. One that not only celebrated coffee and the rich tradition, but that also brought a feeling of connection.

Our mission to inspire and nurture the human spirit – one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time.

Expect More Than Coffee

We’re not just passionate purveyors of coffee, but everything else that goes with a full and rewarding coffeehouse experience. We also offer a selection of premium teas, fine pastries and other delectable treats to please the taste buds. And the music you hear in store is chosen for its artistry and appeal.

It’s not unusual to see people coming to Starbucks to chat, meet up or even work. We’re a neighborhood gathering place, a part of the daily routine – and we couldn’t be happier about it. Get to know us and you’ll see: we are so much more than what we brew.

We make sure everything we do is through the lens of humanity – from our commitment to the highest quality coffee in the world, to the way we engage with our customers and communities to do business responsibly.

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Monday, 27 February 2017 10:10

D & L Cab Company

Our drivers will get to you to your destination as quickly as possible, and will get you from point A to point B, safely and smoothly. We pride ourselves in going above and beyond and don't just offer taxi service, we make sure it is a first class service.

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Thursday, 22 December 2016 08:25

Flipside Coffee & Espresso Bar

Music and coffee, one of the best ways to start your day! Groove to classic rock as you sip on your espresso while tasting the amazing fresh from scratched bakery goods. Flipside Coffee & Espresso Bar is an exclusive establishment for conisoures of coffee, pastries & great music. Evening hours coming soon!!! 

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Thursday, 01 December 2016 14:32

Aurelio's Bake Shop

We create custom cakes to compliment your wedding style. Communication between bride and groom is just as important as between bride and baker. We recommend starting the design process at least three months before the big day. That starts with a design consultant followed by a cake tasting. The cake tasting is relaxing, yet fun, part of the planning process that can include not only the bride and groom but also some family members. The experience is an easy way to incorporate everyone while making planning progress.

Stop in this Holiday Season for an assortment of delectable delights and specials.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016 16:48

Mom's Diner

If you're heading down I-88 and are craving a great breakfast like your mom cooked, Mom's Diner is the perfect place to make a pit stop. Only a couple of miles off of the interstate with gas stations and plenty of conveniences along the way. Cross the Rock River from Rock Falls, IL and travel up a hill. You'll find Mom's Diner right on the corner. Even better-FREE WIFI and a very welcoming and pleasant atmosphere. See you there soon.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016 16:25

Asian Buffet

Visit us online for coupons, special offers, online ordering. Delicious & hot Chinese food is just mouse clicks away! Stop on in when visiting the Rock Falls IL area for good food, good service with great prices & selections. Click Here for the menu.

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Thursday, 17 November 2016 15:42

Applebee's Grill & Bar

Applebee's. Good Food. Good People.

Applebee’s started with the same philosophy we follow today – focused on serving good food to good people. Today, what was once a popular neighborhood restaurant has grown to become a popular restaurant in neighborhoods all across North America – with almost 2,000 locations and counting.

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Friday, 21 October 2016 10:21

Smoked on 3rd

BBQ Bistro & Catering Company

Welcome to Smoked on 3rd!  Bringing you local, delicious farm to fork BBQ.  Stop in today!

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Thursday, 06 October 2016 08:12

The Factory Pub & Grub

High quality food and drinks in a warm and relaxing atmosphere!

Located in downtown Sterling, The Factory Pub-n-Grub takes on a warm and casual neighborhood pub and eatery, perfect for throwing back a drink when your shift ends, indulging on one of our signature sandwiches, enjoying a tasty appetizer, or some combination thereof.

Our specialty is our food! Our menu features appetizers, salads, burgers, sourdough sandwiches, and much more. The Factory Pub-n-Grub restaurant serves fresh American fare along with a few seasonal items. We also have a variety of specialty drinks, unique cocktails, such as the White Gummy Bear and the Pink Lady; we also offer craft beers, and wine. Open for lunch, and dinner, The Factory Pub-n-Grub offers an assortment of delicious dishes to appeal to every palate.

Pub Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM | Friday & Saturday 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM

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