Fox's Pizza sets fundraising record during annual event

Fox's Pizza Den in Punxsutawney, Pa., raised close to $51,000 during its annual "Pizza and Prevention" fundraiser. The event raises money for the Punxsutawney Fire Department. The amount set a record for the 12th straight year. The Fox's Pizza team, led by owner Scott Anthony, sold 5,392 Big Daddy pizzas and coupons on Oct.

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Fox's caps a successful Pizza & Prevention effort

Punxsutawney Spirit: Fox's Pizza Den raised $22,208.50 for the Central, Elk Run and Lindsey, Pa., fire companies during its Pizza & Prevention event in October.   Fox's owner Scott Anthony launched the annual fundraiser in 2002, on the first anniversary of the Sept.

Fox's Pizza Den fundraiser breaks record

The Punxsutawney Spirit: The seventh annual Pizza & Prevention, an annual partnership between area fire departments and Fox's Pizza Den in Punxsutawney, raised about $20,000 last weekend. The total was a 30 percent increase over last year's amount.

Fox's preps for fire prevention event

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Fox's Pizza Den adds new state

News Democrat & Leader: Murraysville, Pa.-based Fox's Pizza Den is opening a restaurant in Russellville, Ky., in mid-May. Fox's operates locations in 31 states, but the Russellville location will be the first in Kentucky.

Fox's Pizza Den honored by chamber

The Punxsutawney Spirit (Pennsylvania): The Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce has named Fox's Pizza Den as the Small Business of the Year. Fox's has been nominated for the award each year since 2004, when the award was first established.

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Fifth Pizza & Prevention drive raises $13k for Pa. firefighters

The Punxsutawney Spirit: A Fox's Pizza Den franchise in Punxsutawney, Pa., hosted a fundraiser for its local firefighters for the fifth straight year. Organizer Scott Anthony believes the event raised an estimated $13,300 from one day's sales of 1,333 Big Daddy's pizzas.

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