Thu., 1:37pm: Texas Roadhouse event benefits community

NILES — In preparation for its planned Nov. 4. opening, Texas Roadhouse is donating food prepared during training to area community organizations.

About 175 newly hired cooks, meat cutters and other kitchen team members, are donating meals prepared during training sessions to Warren, Niles and Howland safety forces and to the Cortland Food Pantry, Warren Family Mission and Someplace Safe Women’s Shelter, the company announced.

In advance of next month’s grand opening at 2260 Niles-Cortland Road S.E., the restaurant also is hosting invitation-only events to raise money for the Niles Community Services and Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.