Good start for 'buy local' campaign

Nov 17, 2008 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Lincoln-Way Sun

Tim Reilly's "buy local" campaign is beginning to gain steam. Reilly, owner of two Babe's Hotdogs restaurants in Joliet, started the campaign several weeks ago to find ways to survive the deteriorating economy ...

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Babes Sucks

Valparaiso, IN

#1 Dec 17, 2008
So much for the head of steam. Less than a month after this article the Babe's location on 59 is closed. How long has this been in the works? Why not focus on selling hot dogs at the new location instead of wasting time with a cheesy Buy Local campaign or a character nights?
Texas Longhorn

United States

#2 Dec 17, 2008
Maybe they should have been told that after the last propeerty tax increase, people like me don't shop in Will County anymore.
Babes Vomits

Bensenville, IL

#3 Dec 30, 2008
Real shrewed putting a hot dog place right by a Portillo's.
Beat down

Joliet, IL

#4 Dec 30, 2008
Oh great another place to get overpriced food. Eat @ JOES

“No, that's not a picture of me”

Since: Dec 07

Plainfield, IL

#5 Dec 31, 2008
Beat down wrote:
Oh great another place to get overpriced food. Eat @ JOES
HELL YEAH! "We salt everything". Love the place. You can practically see through the paper bags by the time you get home, from all the grease on the onion rings. Nothing better on the way home after a pint or two.
Babes Vomits

Bensenville, IL

#6 Jan 2, 2009
Eat local then puke local-the grease is overbearing
J Dogs

Joliet, IL

#7 Jan 3, 2009
Eat @ Joes.......Went there last night. Looks like they cleaned the place up!!Fries or Rings??
Babes Vomits

Bensenville, IL

#8 Jan 28, 2009
Was in there the other day-it is no longer cleaned up. And the restroom reeked.
i remember

Richmond, KY

#9 Apr 28, 2010
yep
No_User_Name

Urbandale, IA

#10 May 6, 2010
Joe's has a bathroom? Is that just pissing on the dumpster out back?

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