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  1. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Toucan's to Bonny & Read's on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Hollywood, Florida, in this episode titled "Beach Rats." In 2004, two best friends and New Jersey natives, Jamie Hawks & John Franke teamed up to purchase their own bar.

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  2. Was this Orange bar beyond rescue? An unprecedented second reality TV ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Orange County Register

    The recent episode, "Second Base, Third Strike," airs at 1 p.m. Sunday. You can also see it at www.spike.com Second Base Bar & Grill, a bikini bar in Orange, is feeling the glare of the reality TV spotlight after Spike TV's "Bar Rescue" made a repeat visit to the establishment - the first in the show's history - then walked away from the attempted second rescue.

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  3. 'Bar Rescue' attempts to transform Underground Wonder Bar on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Examiner.com

    On last night's Spike episode of " Bar Rescue " titled, "Crayons and Anger Lines," Jon Taffer and his crew came to Chicago to meet with Lonie Walker at the Underground Wonder Bar, a live music venue where she ran a successful business for twenty-one years. When the property was purchased by a city development project, she borrowed $360,000 from family and friends to move to the high-rent district of River North Chicago .

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  4. Local nightclubs big moneymakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... nightlife industry," said Jon Taffer, president of Nightclub & Bar and host and executive producer of Spike TV's Bar Rescue. "Each year it's exciting to see top nightlife destinations battle it out by bringing in the world's hottest DJs and creating ...

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  5. NIGHTCLUBS: Top 100 made $1.36 billion in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... nightlife industry," said Jon Taffer, president of Nightclub & Bar and host and executive producer of Spike TV's "Bar Rescue." "Each year, it's exciting to see top nightlife destinations battle it out by bringing in the world's hottest DJs and ...

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  6. Revenue for top 100 U.S. nightclubs in 2014: $1.36 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... nightlife industry," said Jon Taffer, president of Nightclub & Bar and host and executive producer of Spike TV's "Bar Rescue." "Each year, it's exciting to see top nightlife destinations battle it out by bringing in the world's hottest DJs and ...

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  7. 'Bar Rescue' asks will Jon redo Second Base Bar and Grill on Spike?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's Spike season premiere episode of " Bar Rescue ," Jon Taffer and his crew returned to Second Base Bar and Grill in Orange, California. Here he converted the bar called Extremes into Second Base making it into a viable operation.

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  8. Jon Taffer Of Spike TV's Bar Rescue: 'I Know What The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Forbes.com

    ... Today I speak with Jon Taffer , who is best known as the no-nonsense, in-your-face host of Spike TV's Bar Rescue , where he drives failing bar owners to take ownership of their shortcomings to turn their businesses around. And while his particular ...

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  9. Chefs Lend Their Names to Pricey Chocolate Collection; 'Bar Rescue' Season FourRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Eater

    ... and the complete chef lineup - available here . [EaterWire] FOOD TV- The fourth season of Spike TV's reality show Bar Rescue has its premiere date: Sunday, February 8. As in past seasons, host Jon Taffer visits struggling bars across the country and ...

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  10. FiDi's The Holding Company gets new life and a new name with 'Bar Rescue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Long-time Financial District bar The Holding Company is gone. In its place, a new bar and restaurant concept thought up by Spike TV reality program "Bar Rescue."

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  11. Holding Company gets Bar Rescued, rebrands as America-loving Patriot HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | SFGate

    The Holding Company has vanished after 40 years of business in the Embarcadero Center, and thanks to Spike TV program Bar Rescue , it's been replaced by a newly branded bar and restaurant: Patriot House . As you may recall, longtime owner Mike Walsh sold the Holding Company last year to the Brown sisters, who are also involved with the Napper Tandy.

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  12. 'Bar Rescue' Host Jon Taffer Shares 4 Steps To Making A Great HireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Today, he is best known as the host of Spike television's "Bar Rescue," a reality show in which he attempts to get failing bars in the black using his signature high-energy style. Throughout Taffer's career, he has learned how to find employees who will make a business stronger.

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

    Dec 20, 2014 | 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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  14. Famous faces wish Las Vegas a happy holiday season on Miracle Mile...Read the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | 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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  15. Burbank Karaoke Bar Dimples Lays Down the Mic After Three Decades in BusinessRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | 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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  16. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Y-Not Three to Nick's House on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | 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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  17. 'Bar Rescue' transforms Packy's Pub to Campbell's Irish Pub on SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2014 | 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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  18. 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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  19. The Guy From 'Bar Rescue' Reveals Exactly How To Fire Someone - And ...Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | 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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  20. '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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