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Raising Cane's Cadillac; Antoine's Rolls Out Block Party For 175th Anniversary

Merchant's all abuzz with extremely local honey.


LOUISIANA— Todd Graves, owner of Raising Cane's chicken tender empire, just purchased a $150,000 Cadillac convertible. Excuse its beauty here. []

CBD— A humungous bee hive has just been relocated from the Maritime Building, and resident coffee shop Merchant will reportedly be using the colony's honey for its drinks and crepes. [Advocate]

QUARTER— Ian McNulty reports that in honor of 175 years of business, Antoine's will host a block party with $1.75 drinks and a complimentary champagne toast this Friday, October 2, From 5  to 7 p.m.  The restaurant also has a wine dinner and Prohibition-era gala planned for this week as well. [Advocate]