The Big Boy mascot sitting out in front of area restaurants may be a thing of the past. The restaurant's name remains the same, but the mascots will be changing. Big Boy is moving aside for Dolly, at least for now.
What better way to celebrate an 81st birthday than with 81 cent hamburgers!!! Big Boy Restaurants will be marking their 81st Birthday on Thursday, June 15th, 2017. All Michigan Big Boy locations will celebrate by offering the iconic, classic Big Boy Double Decker for just 81 cents with the purchase of any Pepsi product*
(Ed. Note. Second in a series)
Although Grand Rapids is a growing, vibrant city of national acclaim and newfound business desire, some existing haunts in the city are drying up.
For all the H&Ms, Cabella's and Five Guys, there are other older franchises struggling to stay afloat.
This is a look at some national and regional chains that are leaving the market, in some cases, completely.
I knew this was going to happen. But I just didn't realize it would happen so soon. Yes I get the random AARP email wanting me to join. "They have no idea who I am" I say to myself to make me feel better. "They have no idea if I'm 25, 35 or 42" I tell myself. Yet I'm just kidding myself. I KNOW I'm getting older. This weekend, however, my fears were confirmed.