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Smoke on the Water

Smoke Signals

By: Carol Blakeslee-Collin | September, 2017

Upscale Barbecue at Smoke Signals in Lake Placid I never dreamed it would be this big,” mused Jason Stoltz as he descended the stairs to the main floor of Smoke Signals. For starters, Stoltz, 30, is not your typical restaurant owner. I expected someone older to meet me late one morning at the empty restaurant. read more


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September 2017

Mary and I enjoy eating out and we do it frequently. When I did a little research for this issue of Strictly Business I was surprised at a statistic from the digital news media Quartz, which reported that in 2016, for the first time in history, Americans spent more...



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