The Mansfield FD took out a fire in a light fixture near the roof of the Wendy's on Copeland Drive.
Monday night, Mansfield Fire extinguished a small fire in a light fixture near the roof of the Wendy's on Copeland Drive. A little after 7:00 p.m., the department was notified that there was smoke coming from the top of the building and had the majority of the fire extinguished at about 7:20 p.m. While there was little damage to the building, it is unknown if Wendy's will be able to open for business Tuesday morning. According to the Mansfield Fire Department, there were no injuries and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.
The Wendy's Corporation has not yet formulated a plan to respond to the Affordable Care Act as a Nebraska franchisee will cut non-managerial positions to 28 hours a week.
Officials from the Wendy's Corporation said they haven't formulated a plan to respond to the Affordable Care Act after a Wendy's franchisee in Nebraska announced that they would cut employees hours to avoid providing health care. "We are still reviewing our approach to the Affordable Care Act, when the employer mandate goes into effect in 2014," said Wendy's Corporate Media Contact Bob Bertini of company-operated restaurants. The company does not provide a breakdown of company and franchise restaurants, said Bertini. In the immediate area, however, the Wendy's Restaurants in Marlborough, Westborough and Southborough are all operated by Wendy's Corporate. Gary Burdette, the Vice President of Operations for the franchise that covers 100 …