The news that the restaurant chains Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale have closed stores and filed for Chapter 7 means that two of the best-known groovin’ 1970s restaurant chains are now, well bankrupt, and many have lost their jobs.But there is a future for these brands. There is valuable intellectualMORE HERE

One of the great losses of an American brand was the White Tower chain, which was shut down mostly in the 1980s by its owner, Tombrock Corporation of Connecticut. Many of the original White Tower restaurants still operate as other restaurants, including a number in Richmond, Virginia. But the gloryMORE HERE