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Jeni’s Ice Creams Bring the Scoop to Decatur

Sydney Love Managing Editor For weeks the sign, “Jeni’s Ice Creams,” has been shining in the place of what used to be the frozen yogurt shop, Froyolo, in Decatur Square. Well, last Thursday on November 6, The Profile was invited to cover their opening event, and we jumped at the opportunity. Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams […]

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Pictures of Jeni’s Grand Opening in Decatur Square

Photographs taken by Magdalena Madrzyk ’18  Last night was the opening party of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams in Decatur Square. A VIP party was held for nearby businesses from 4pm to 6pm, following with free ice cream to the public from 7pm to 10pm. Although it was chilly outside, the line remained long throughout the night, […]

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Fall Beers

by Dina Alvarado Staff Writer  Fall is my favorite season for many reasons. For me, Fall means awesome sweaters, cold weather that’s not too cold, Halloween, and of course, great seasonal beers. The two beer styles that immediately come to mind are Pumpkin Ales and Stouts, but there are beers outside of those two styles […]

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A Decatur dynasty: Leon’s Full Service and the Brick Store Pub

Take a stroll in downtown Decatur and you will have no shortage of options for food. Whether you want a burrito, a sushi roll or a stiff drink, there is something that will get you a fix. But not all of them have an intrinsic tie to the land beneath them, in more ways than one.

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From our advertisers: Valentine’s Special at Leon’s

Leon’s Full Service will be serving up something extra-special for this Valentine’s Day. On Tuesday night they will offer a four-course meal with beer pairings designed especially by the chef for $75 per person (a steal considering some of the best beers cost over $10 — and you’ll get four!).

Call ahead (404-687-0500)to ensure you get a reservation for you and your special someone, and take a peek at their seasonal menu online.

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Scoutmob: A New Way To Coupon or a Ripoff?

coutMob is a downloadable mobile app that brings local deals to your fingertips. I recently had a chance to take a stab at it when I went to dine out with friends at Decatur’s own Noodle. And I must say my experience using the app was not what I expected it to be. The deal available was 50% off your meal at Noodle. Who wouldn’t want that? But looks can be deceiving. The deal listed was only for dine in orders, which would suck if I was trying to take it home, fortunately I wasn’t. The app also neglected to tell me I could only use one coupon per table despite the fact we all agreed to pay separately. Lastly, the app added its own gratuity to make sure the waiter received his tip, which kind of sucked because I felt it over-tipped his crappy service. So the question is does this app in my opinion fail or pass?

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