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  1. 'America's first karaoke bar' Dimples to sing itself outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Burbank Leader

    ... patron to kiss the whipped-cream-covered top. When Jon Taffer came to the bar's aid in his reality TV show "Bar Rescue" in 2013, he told Ferraro the "bizarre" ritual had to go. Taffer also moved all the memorabilia out of the bar and into storage. ...

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  2. Famous faces wish Las Vegas a happy holiday season on Miracle Mile...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Chain Store Age

    ... Show, cast of Absinthe, host of VegasDeluxe.com Robin Leach, cast of Rock of Ages, UNLV Runnin' Rebels,host of Bar Rescue Jon Taffer, Oscar Goodman and the cast of Cirque du Soleil, among many others. Since 2009, Miracle Mile Shops has been ...

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  3. Burbank Karaoke Bar Dimples Lays Down the Mic After Three Decades in BusinessRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Eater

    ... run-down, Burbank dive for generations of local drinkers. The watering hole was even featured on an episode of Bar Rescue with Jon Taffer not long ago, which helped to elevate its status while showcasing the place's penchant for ornery owner antics ...

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  4. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Y-Not Three to Nick's House on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Examiner.com

    On a recent Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Y Not Three in Milwaukee , Wisconsin, in this episode titled "Spoiled Brat Party." When his son graduated from college, Tony gave his son Nick the keys to Y-Not Three, a family franchise.

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  5. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Packy's Pub to Campbell's Irish Pub on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Packy's Pub in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in this episode titled "Irish Eyes Aren't Smiling." In 1986, Patrick "Packy" Campbell emigrated to the U.S. from Ireland and got involved in the bar business.

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  6. Sandbar Coconut Grove Becomes Hot Rock Korean BBQ Joint, Thanks to Bar RescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Miami New Times

    Over the weekend, Sandbar Sports Grill , a beloved college kid and locals hangout in Coconut Grove that's famous for its one-cent Miller Lites, was invaded by Spike TV's Bar Rescue . Hosted by bar-and-club expert Jon Taffer, the reality show specializes in "giving failing nightlife establishments one last chance at success."

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  7. The Guy From 'Bar Rescue' Reveals Exactly How To Fire Someone - And ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The reality show "Bar Rescue" is currently in its fourth season on Spike TV. Each episode offers an opportunity for veteran food and beverage industry consultant Jon Taffer to swoop in and revive a failing bar.

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  8. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Dirty Rooster to Lake Marie Lodge on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Lake Marie in Antioch, Illinois, in this episode titled "Swinging from the Rafters." In 2013 best friends Rob Hoffman and Steve Mallmann embarked on a mission to open a bar.

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  9. Jon Taffer on Gruber: 'We've Been Defrauded' on ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | News Max

    Jon Taffer, host of Spike's "Bar Rescue," says the White House has "defrauded" the public on Obamacare, as evidenced by recent video of the law's architect, MIT economist Jonathan Gruber, admitting that the law was written in a vague fashion to gain support. "He committed fraud in my view," Taffer said Tuesday on Fox News Channel's "Your World with Neil Cavuto."

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  10. Spike TV's Bar Rescue Hits Heat Restaurant & Lounge In HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Downtown Hollywood was hit with some of California's Hollywood this last week as the Spike TV hit show Bar Rescue, where consultant Jon Taffer rips each establishment a new one and rebuilds to success, descended on Hollywood Boulevard.

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  11. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Plush to Osteria Calabria on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Glenside, Pennsylvania, in this episode titled "A Dash of Bitters." In 2003, Bruno Smoje opened his own bar after growing up in the restaurant business.

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  12. Lickety Split is now 2nd State | Photo via @jkenney1392Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Phillymag.com

    Last night, Bar Rescue's Lickety Split episode ran on Spike TV. Jon Taffer remade the bar into two concepts, Alleged Pizza on the first floor and upstairs, 2nd State Lounge.

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  13. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Lickety Split to Alleged/2nd State LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in this episode titled "To Protect and to Serve." In 2003, former Philadelphia detective Tom Gaylord retired and opened Lickety Split, which immediately became a Philly hot spot.

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  14. Owner relishes being featured on 'Bar Rescue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    The owner of the bar Tres Cuartos, at 1007 Summit Ave. in Jersey City, Arroyo and his bar were featured in last month's episode of the Spike TV reality series "Bar Rescue," which helps revitalize struggling businesses. While the episode was filmed from Aug. 22 to 29 when the bar was still known as Laguna Lounge, Arroyo said that once the revamped bar opened about a month ago, profits have gone up and the clientele has changed for the better.

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  15. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Jack's Ale House to Jack's Fire Dept. on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Queens, New York in this episode titled "Anything You Can Yell, I Can Yell Louder." Three firemen; Brian McGowan and his brothers Jimmy and John took over their late father's bar, formerly known as the Firewater Inn that their father opened in 1986.

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  16. Jersey City bar owner reflects on being featured on 'Bar Rescue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    The owner of the bar Tres Cuartos at 1007 Summit Ave. in Jersey City, Arroyo and his bar were featured in Sunday's episode of the SPIKE reality series, "Bar Rescue," which helps revitalize struggling businesses. While the episode was filmed from Aug. 22 to 29 when the bar was still known as Laguna Lounge, Arroyo said that once the revamped bar opened about a month ago, profits have gone up and the clientele has changed for the better.

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  17. Philadelphia Bars Bailing on Bar Rescue a " FooboozRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Phillymag.com

    Michael Klein has the story that both recently filmed Bar Rescue bars are backing away from their Jon Taffer makeovers. The former Lickety Split has removed the " Alleged Pizza " graphics from its first floor and dumped its drink list from 2nd State Lounge upstairs.

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  18. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Laguna Lounge to Tres Cuartos on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Jersey City, New Jersey to the Laguna Lounge on this episode titled "El Moronte!!" In 2008, Ivan Arroyo brought his disc jockey reputation and Puerto Rican heritage to Jersey City. Ivan ran the place with his two sons, Josh and Jeremiah, but things took a downturn when his marriage to the boys' mother ended in divorce in 2013.

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  19. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Rhythm & Brews to 5th & Vine on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to the Staten Island , New York to help out Rhythm & Brews on this episode titled "Schmuck Dynasty." In 2003, twin brothers Erik and Steve decided to follow in their father's footsteps, so they bought the bar, changed the name to Rhythm & Brews and offered great musical acts.

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  20. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Undisputed to So/Yo on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew comes to the Yonkers, New York to help out the Undisputed Sports Bar & Grill on this episode titled "Thugs with Mugs." Former boxer Miguel Torres and his friend Brian O'Shea opened this bar in 2009 when each invested $50,000.

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