July 4, 1995
Manhattan Bagel Co. has completed its acquisition of I & Joy Bagels for 1.5 million shares of common stock. With the addition of I & Joy's 16 stores, the Eatontown, N.J.-based Manhattan Bagel Co. now presides over a network of 107 units in 11 eastern states and California, the company reported. In June, Manhattan Bagel agreed to purchase Bay Area Bagels, operator of eight Holy Bagel stores in San Francisco.
February 15, 1996 |
As prevalent as coffeehouses have become in Ventura County in recent years, they are getting a serious run for their money by bagel shops. According to Elizabeth Huff of the Ventura County Environmental Health Division, which processes permits for food service operations, the number of businesses dedicated to bagels has grown from two to 10 since 1994. Last year, bagel shops opened in Westlake Village and Oxnard, with two starting up in Camarillo.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 29, 1998
The county Department of Health Services has the power to shut down food facilities for as long as necessary for the owners to correct conditions that pose a danger to the public health.