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 "2 Held in Biff-Burger Robberies",  
St. Petersburg Times, August 15, 1956
 "Circuit Court Gets Pasadena Burglary Case",
St. Petersburg Times, August 24, 1956
 "Engineering Firm Will Begin Move Into Largo Area",
St. Petersburg Times, May 14, 1958
 "Carter Paint to Acquire Biff-Burger Restaurants",
St. Petersburg Times, October 6, 1962
 "Biff-Burger Chain Opens More Units",
Drive-In Management Magazine, May 1963
 "Gadsden Steel Company Erects New Biff-Burger Drive-In",
The Gadsden Times, February 13, 1964
 "Biff-Burger Opening is Set",
Statesville Record & Landmark, May 18, 1964
 "Business Opportunity",
The Gadsden Times, June 10, 1964
 "Restaurants Fighting New Licensing Edict",
The Palm Beach Post, October 24, 1964
 "6 County Robberies Net Hoodlums $1,129",  
The News and Courier, January 12, 1965
 "Business Opportunity",
The Herald Tribune, May 1, 1966
 "Burger Stand Fire Jams Route 51",  
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, August 26, 1966
 "Hamburgers Put on Dogs",
The Evening Independent, December 20, 1966
 "Biff-Burger Opens on Highway 19 South",
West Pasco Chronicle, August 31, 1967
 "Flying Saucers Help Promote Biff Burger",
Drive-In Restaurant Magazine, December 1967
 "Firebomb Does Little Damage",  
St. Petersburg Times, August 9, 1968
 "Hamburger Franchising Systems",
Hotel and Restaurant Administration Quarterly, November 1969
 "In Praise and Protest of the Almighty Hamburger",
St. Petersburg Times, December 28, 1969
 "What's A Restaurant? Madeira To Adopt Definition",  
The Evening Independent, May 18, 1970
 "Biff-Burger Proposal Appears Dropped",
The Evening Independent, May 21, 1970
 "Restaurant Held Up",  
Daytona Beach Morning Journal, January 20, 1972
 "Restaurant Held Up",  
Daytona Beach Morning Journal, January 10, 1973
 "Burgers Served Fast and Clean",
The Evening Independent, April 22, 1974
 "Young Victims of Recession Offered Help",
St. Petersburg Independent, February 12, 1975
 "Employment Ad: National Biff Burger",  
St. Petersburg Times, May 19, 1975
 "Topless Drive-In Apparently Violates Law",
St. Petersburg Times, November 10, 1976
 "Goodbye, Good Old Fashioned Cheeseburgers",
Fort Myers News-Press, June 3, 1980
 "Police Investigate Vandalism Case",
The Gadsden Times, September 22, 1980
 "Greensboro Is Biff-Burger's Last Stand",
The Charlotte Observer, October 2, 1980
 "Biff Lover Finds The Romance Gone",
Greensboro Daily News, July 31, 1981
 "Water Service Firm Organized",
St. Petersburg Times, February 11, 1983
 "Biff Burger Wins Hamburger War",
St. Petersburg Independent, May 29, 1984
 "Best Burgers? Biff-Burger, of Course",
The Evening Independent, June 19, 1984
 "Resorts Gambles on Future",  
Miami Herald, February 16, 1986
 "In Classic Style"
St. Petersburg Times, June 30, 1988
 "Classy Chassis"
St. Petersburg Times, August 12, 1989
 "Happy Days Are Here Again At Biff",
St. Petersburg Times, July 26, 1991
 "One Of A Kind Biff",
St. Petersburg Times, December 20, 1991
  "Serving It Up, No Chains Attached / Paradise For The Poodle-Skirt ",
St. Petersburg Times, June 12, 1995
  "Get That Barbecue Fix At Buffy's",
St. Petersburg Times, October 24, 1996
  "Burgers, Barbecue Are Golden Oldies ...Take You Back to the '50s",  
Tampa Tribune, May 16, 1997
  "Biffy Still Looking for Adventure",
Tampa Tribune, April 1, 1999
  "The 1960s: A Decade of Change",
The Gadsden Times, August 8, 1999
  "When the Hamburger was an Art Form",
The Gadsden Times, August 8, 1999
  "Biff-Burger Site For Sale",
Daily Item, Saturday, February 26, 2000
  "Opened in '66",
Daily Item, Saturday, February 26, 2000
  "Biff-Burger Gives Fast Food Flavor",
Crusader, March 31, 2000, Vol. 41, No. 19
  "Best Boys' Night Out",
Weekly Plant, September 20, 2001
  "Fast Food, Fast Cars",
St. Petersburg Times, August 2, 2002
  "What Did That Building Used To Be? - Burger King, Burger Chef",
The, August 19, 2002
  "Gone But Not Forgotten",
Roanoke Times, September 3, 2003
  "Burgers Fine at Biff's; Buns Baffle",
Express-News, December 18, 2003
  "Biff-Burger Fan Seeks Special Sauce Recipe",
The Biloxi Sun Herald, September 1, 2004
  "Biff-Burger's Sauce Recipe",
The Biloxi Sun Herald, September 8, 2004
  "Comfort Food in Tampa/St. Pete",
Blog,, September 28, 2005
  "Don't Know What You've Got 'Til It's Gone...... ",
Blog, Yahoo 360º, March 30, 2006
  "Biff-Burger Featured Tasty Treats",
Johnson City Press, April 10, 2006
  "Biff-Burger Memories As Fresh As the Food Was",
Johnson City Press, June 26, 2006
  "Hamburger Heyday",  
The Gadsden Times, July 12, 2006
  "A Few Food Tips for Race Fans",
WETS-FM Public Radio, August 2006
  "Biff Burger",
Blog, 38 and Holding, December 1, 2006
  "The Wacky World of Yesteryear",
Blog, David Finlayson, March 19, 2007
  "Obituary for Earl P. Brane"   -Co-Founder of Biff-Burger  
The Columbus Dispatch, March 5 and 6, 2008
  "Fast Food Comes To A Slow-Food Town ",
Tampa Bay Online, March 16, 2008
  "Earl Brane"   Co-Founder of Biff-Burger Dies  
The Water Conditioning & Purification, April 2008
  "These Favorite Tampa Bay Restaurants Have Been Around Over 25 Years",  
St. Petersburg Times, June 10, 2009
  "Retro Fun",  
The Herald Tribune, June 18, 2009
  "Zephyrhills 100th Anniversary: Freezette, Biff-Burger, and the 1950s",, February 22, 2010
  "Biff-Burger of Haines City",  
Blog,, April 19, 2010
  "Biff Burger Memories Still Seared In Our Minds ",  
Snyder County Post, July 11, 2010
  "Return of the Biff-Burger? Restaurant Tries to Recreate Burger",  
The Daily Item, May 8, 2011
  "What Happened to Biff-Burger?",  
QSR Magazine, June 2, 2011, Web Exclusive
  "Biff Burger was the Second Fast Food Chain to Open in Kingsport",  
Kingsport Times-News, December 9, 2011
  "Biff Burger in Kingsport 1964-1974",  
Blog,, December 15, 2011
  "Remembering the Tasty Options That Once Were Here",  
Daily Item, June 8, 2014
  "Biff Burger -St. Petersburg, Florida",  
Burger Beast, August 24, 2014
Beef Burger    (Greensboro, North Carolina)
  "Obituary for Theodore A. Dunford"   - Original Owner of Biff-Burger on Lee Street  
The Roanoke Times, March 28, 2001
  "I'm Too Sexy For... The Beef Burger...It's No Bull",
The Carolinian Online, UNC, October 4, 2004
  "Beef Burger: A Greasy Slice of Life From a Greensboro Institution",
The News Record, August 12, 2005
  "Glory Days... Lee Street Burger Joint Withstands Test of Time",
The Business Journal, August 15, 2005
  "Glory Days...", "Biff Burger Glory Days", "Changing with the Times",, August 15, 2005
  "Restaurant Selling 45 Cent Hamburgers Through Tomorrow Night",
WFMY News 2, Greensboro, NC, May 01, 2006
  "The Beef on a Tasty Deal",
The News Record, May 02, 2006
  "Caught in the Web",
Zippy The Pinhead, May 23, 2006
  "Sauce Ensures Survival of '50s Throwback",
The News Record, June 01, 2006
  "Beef Burger - Greensboro's Finest Restaurant",, August 14, 2006
  "Old-School Fast-Food: Beef Burger",
The Guilfordian, Guilford College, September 28, 2007
  "Good Grease: Greensboro's Lively Homage to a Dead Franchise",, January 16, 2008
  "Return to Beef Burger Aka Biff Burger",, April 8, 2009
 "Greensboro 'Good' Burger=BEEF BURGER",  
Blog, Thought For Food Media, the, January 26, 2011
 "Beef Burger: 50 Years of Biff Goodness",  
Blog, The Shrone, the, September 8, 2011
 "Sauce of the Month",  
O. Henry Magazine, September 2012, Vol. 2, No. 5
 "Lunch For 51 Cents At Beef Burger",  
WFMY CBS News 2, December 10, 2012
 "Want Fries With That? Owner of Beef Burger Restaurant in Greensboro Wins $150,000",  
NC Education Lottery, August 05, 2014
 "Greensboro's Beef Burger Owner Wins Big Lottery Prize for a Third Time",  
Spectrum News, May 25, 2016
 "Greensboro Beef Burger Owner Lucks Out AGAIN — Wins Third Big Lottery Prize",  
WGHP Fox 8, May 25, 2016
 "Casual Dining: Beef-Burger is a Bit of Culinary History in Greensboro",  
Winston-Salem Journal, May 23, 2018
Kenney's   (Virginia)
  "Kenney's To Carry on Tradition in New Building",
The Lexington News Gazette, June 6, 2000
  "A Lexington Tradition in Transition",
The Lexington News Gazette, April 4, 2001
 "Spreading the Word About Habitat",
Roanoke Times, January 24, 2002
 "Kenneys: Gone But Not Forgotten",
Blog,, November 22, 2004
 "The Chicken on the Hill",
W&L News: Legal Seasoning, January 24, 2005
 "Kenneys Sauce",
Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley, 2006
 "Remember Kenney's Burgers?",
Habitat for Humanity in the Roanoke Valley, 2006
 "Try Kenney's Sauce and Help Huntington Area Habitat!",
Huntington Area Habitat for Humanity, 2006
 "Kenney's: Sauce Burgers Worth Indulging In",
W&L Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Spring 2006
 "Kenney Sauce",
Blog,, May 18, 2006
 "Coming Soon: A New Kenney's (Site)",
Blog,, June 26, 2006
 "Kenney Burger",
Roanoke Times, September 27, 2007
  "Kenney's Meat Loaf Recipe",
Patrick W. Garrett, September 20, 2008
  "Whatever Happened to Kenney's?"  3 Videos
WDBJ 7, March 10, 2009
  "ReStore Stocks Up on Sauce",
The Brewton Standard, July 29, 2009
  "Special Sauce | Kenney Sells Concoction for Habitat",
The Brewton Standard, August 3, 2009
  "William Kenney's History Has Many Rich Flavors",
The Roanoke Times, August 21, 2009
  "William Kenney Recalls His Life As A Business Man and His Work With Habitat For Humanity",, July 20, 2009
  "Founder of Kenney Burger Drive-Ins, Secret Sauce, Dies at Age 91",  
The Roanoke Times, July 17, 2012
  "Bill Kenney, Known For Restaurants and Secret Sauce, Has Died",  
WDBJ 7, July 17, 2012
  "Roanoker Bill Kenney of 'Kenney Burgers' Dies at 91",  
WSLS 10, July 17, 2012
  "Famous Roanoke Restaurateur Dies",  
WSET 13, July 18, 2012
  "Founder of Kenney's Burger Chain Knew Secret to Keep Customers Coming",  
The Roanoke Times, July 18, 2012
  "Obituary for William Kenney Sr.",  
The Roanoke Times, July 19 and 20, 2012
  "A Fried Chicken Experience",  
The Reider (Washington & Lee University), April 3, 2013
  "Kenney’s in BV Keeps Grilling Great Sauce Burgers After 50 Years",  
Sense of Place (Washington & Lee University), June 2013
Red Rabbit Drive-In   (Pennsylvania)
  "Red Rabbit Is Still Hopping 43 Years On",, July 12, 2007
  "The Red Rabbit Drive In – A Drivin’ Destination in Duncannon PA",  
Retro, May 21, 2010
  "Red Rabbit Drive-In in Duncannon has no Plans of closing",, June 07, 2011
  "Hop on Over: Bunny burgers, topped with nostalgia, served up at Red Rabbit",  
The BURG (Harrisburg's Community Magazine), July 12, 2012
  "Burger Battle Round 3 Results: The Red Rabbit",, March 15, 2013
  "The Red Rabbit Drive-In Near Duncannon Opens for its 50th Season",, January 31, 2014
  "Business Still Hopping at Red Rabbit: So many years, so many Bunny Burgers",  
The BURG (Harrisburg's Community Magazine), April 30, 2014
  "Landmark Eatery Serves Up Tasty Summer Fare",, July 26, 2014

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