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Animal Crackers!

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There is never a dull moment at the Sunnyside Diner. The staff go back and forth with each other all day long like a pair of siblings. It is never personal, it just helps them to pass the time. You have to be able to take it as good as you give it to work here.

Inside tip: Contrary to how it may seem to visitors, Sonny and Christy are extremely close.

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Picky Eaters!

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Have you ever vacationed with your children and dreaded paying for meals at restaurants that you know they will probably half eat? At the Sunnyside Diner, all kids 12 and under eat for free on Tuesdays. The kids menu is packed with items that will please even the pickiest of eaters.

Inside tip: Be sure to choose the right menu. The kids menu is so full that adults often pick it up and mistake it for the regular menu.

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The Book is Better!

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The unusually warm temperature today made for a slow shift at the Sunnyside Diner as most residents are outside trying to enjoy the warm up. The warm up will be brief as the temperature is projected to dip back down tomorrow. The Sunnyside Diner staff keeps themselves busy during the slow times by reading books and straightening up around the Diner.

Inside tip: Days like this are perfect to try someplace new because there is usually no wait to be served.

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Out of Luck!

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Griddle Creek has one of the lowest crime rates of any vacation destination, however, travelers still need to make an effort to keep track of their belongings. In most missing items cases, it turns out the tourist simply left the item behind somewhere. Griddle Creek is very proud and protective of their good reputation. Most of the residents live by the golden rule.

Inside tip: If you happen to lose anything at the Sunnyside Diner, Christy will be glad to take your number and call you if it turns up in the lost and found.

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Oscar Viewing Party!

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Residents around Griddle Creek are gathering with friends to watch the Oscars. If you’re in town visiting, there are also viewing parties being held that are open to the public.

Where to do: Look online for a list of the several locations around town that are hosting Oscar viewing parties. Host your own local viewing party. Café went into the kitchen to get more chips but ran back when he heard the yelling because he thought he had missed something.

Inside tip:  Even though they all have an opinion on who should win, only a few of them have actually seen all of the movies nominated.

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Work in Progress!

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It is usually around this time of year when people start to slack on their New Year’s resolutions, and the residents of Griddle Creek are no different. The low temperatures, combined with the snow and ice storms have exhausted everybody’s motivation. The winter starts to feel very long and people are in search of any type of comfort.

Inside tip: The Sunnyside Diner has some of the best comfort food in town.

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Valentine’s Day!

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If you are visiting Griddle Creek on this Valentine’s Day, there are plenty of fine establishments in which to treat your special someone to a lovely dinner. Romance is in the air, and the streets are filled with last-minute candy and flower shoppers. The most popular restaurants reach capacity quickly, so we suggest you call ahead to secure a reservation.

Inside tip: The Sunnyside Diner is open today, however, they strongly suggest you take your special someone somewhere a little more romantic.

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Love is in the Air!

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It is the time of year again when we celebrate love. Surprise your special someone with a romantic trip to Griddle Creek. You can breathe easy, the town is more than capable of meeting your getaway needs.

Inside tip: Occasionally you may meet a resident who is not a big fan of Valentine’s Day.

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Snow Storm!

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To the dismay of many tourists, the winter storm continues to drop more snow on the town of Griddle Creek. The snow storm has resulted in more business and school closings. Some Griddle Creek residents haven’t been to work since the first snow fall.

Insider tip: If you’re in town, please do not go out unless you absolutely have to.  Stay safe.

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Virtually avoiding Reality!

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Sonny loves the Sunnyside Diner however he is always looking for more excitement. Recently he has discovered virtual reality. Christy believes Sonny is obsessed with virtual reality and it is affecting his ability to focus on work. Sonny is confused with who this talking rabbit is that keeps interrupting and demanding he abandons his quests.

Inside tip: Don’t sit too close to the counter, Sonny may think you’re a dragon and try to slay you with a wooden spoon.

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