FOOD INSPECTIONS: 4 out of compliance
- Sunoco ruled out with 7 violations including expired milk pints and moldy string cheese.
- Vincenzo's Place with 8 violations including storing sub rolls in drawers lined with cardboard.
The state Department of Agriculture conducts annual inspections of food-serving businesses to ensure public safety and safe food-handling practices. Schools are inspected twice per year, according to the Bureau of Food Safety and Laboratories.
Whether an establishment is considered compliant or non-compliant is the discretion of the inspector. There are, however, several violations for which inspectors should automatically consider establishments non-compliant. Called "critical violations," they include food temperature issues, employee hygiene and issues with chemicals and how they're handled.
Depending on the severity of the situation, inspectors and their supervisors could file citations or close an establishment.
Below is a list of establishments that were inspected Jan. 31- Feb. 6.
OUT OF COMPLIANCE
Sunoco, 1947 W. Market St., 7 violations
Action: Violations included can of bug spray in cupboard observed under customer self service beverage counter; sanitizer stored in sink area above frozen beverage concentrates; milk pints displayed for sale past due date; packages of strong cheese in retail cooler observed moldy; beverage machine dispensing nozzles observed with food and mold-like residue; accumulation of mold-like substance on shelving in retail coolers; paper towel dispenser empty and hand wash sink in restroom; and floor in sink area has hole covered with cardboard.
Turkey Hill, 2 W. Main St., Dallastown, 11 violations
Action: Violations included no supervisor certified in food safety as required; original food certificate not posted in public view; customer self-service tongs exposed to possible contamination; chili and liquid cheese held at improper temperature; doughnut case is not properly labeled; torn rubber door gaskets observed on self-service refrigerator; accumulation of burnt char observed on roller grill; dried, hardened cheese splatter observed on chili/cheese hot dog holding unit; hand wash sink blocked; and paper towel dispenser empty at hand wash sink.
Royal Farms, 101 Carlisle St., Hanover, 9 violations
Action: Violations included salads, fruits and deli sandwiches observed with expired due dates; fruit stand with unwrapped apples has no sign indicating fruit should be washed before consumption; knives stored in water at improper temperature; ovens observed with encrusted grease and soil accumulation; hand wash sink blocked; mop bucket observed with old dirty standing water; entire facility extremely dirty and dusty; and ceiling and hood vents observed with large amounts of static dust and grease.
Vincenzo's Place, 2509 S. George St., 8 violations
Action: Violations included employees not aware of eight major allergens or big six illnesses; bagged onions stored directly on floor; refrigerated bain marie operating at improper temperature; time used in lieu of temperature to control ready-to-eat foods; unpackaged sub rolls stored in drawers lined with cardboard; cardboard used to line shelving; dried, crusted potato debris observed on cutting blades of french fry cutter; and hot water faucet broken at three basin sink.
New Emerald Garden, 564 Shrewsbury Commons Ave., Shrewsbury
Sushi by Jay at Weis, 1800 Roosevelt Ave.
Turkey Hill, 3690 E. Market St.
General Robert C. Lee's Spring Grove Hotel, 128 S. Main St., Spring Grove
Siwik Produce Farm, 201 Memory Lane
Jimmy Jax, 5060 Carlisle Road, Dover
Arby's, 409 Loucks Road
Arby's, 2910 E. Market St.
Wendy's, 459 Eisnehower Dr., Hanover
Agin' Cajuns Back Porch, 506 Nauvoo Road, Lewisberry
Astoria Diner, 1900 W. Market St.
Dallastown Area Middle School, 700 New School Lane, Dallastown
Dallastown Area Senior High School, 700 New School Lane, Dallastown
Friendship Elementary School, 3457 Sticks Road, Glen Rock
Shrewsbury Elementary School, 331 S. Main St., Shrewsbury
York Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Dr.
Bird-in-Hand Bulk Foods, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Country Style Deli, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Divino Pizzeria and Grille, 1 Center Square, Hanover
Glick's Produce, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Indian Rock Elementary School, 1500 Indian Rock Dam Road
Mom's Country Grill, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Old Fashioned Pretzel Haus, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Prince Athletic Association, 600 S. Richland Ave.
Regal 13 Plex, 1800 Loucks Road
Saras Jar Goods, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
Subway, 3782 Centennial Road, Hanover
The Dairy Barn, 12025 Susquehanna Trail, Glen Rock
All About Brownies, 201 Memory Lane
Dimm's Original Spice Company, 201 Memory Lane
Eastern York High School, 720 Cool Creek Road, Wrightsville
Eastern York Middle School, 746 Cool Creek Road, Wrightsville
Fairview Elementary School, 480 Lewisberry Road, New Cumberland
Mack's Ice Cream, 811 Delta Road, Red Lion
Pretzels Plus, 1155 Carlisle St., Hanover
Red Rose Restaurant and Lounge, 5370 Lincoln Hwy.
Silver Lake Inn, 1295 Lewisberry Road, Lewisberry
The Garlic Poet, 148 Sheraton Dr., New Cumberland
Arby's, 497 Eisenhower Dr., Hanover
Domino's Pizza, 2825 Carlisle Road, Dover
Jefferson Inn, 3 Hanover St., Codorus
Moonlight Cafe, 4140 Carlisle Road, Dover
Walmart Supercenter, 1800 Loucks Road
Brothers Pizza, 1000 Hanover Road
Dollar General, 4750 W. Market St.
Golden Crust Pizza, 59 E. Broadway, Red Lion
Mel's Seafood and Produce, 2997 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion
Shiloh Beverage Outlet, 2010 Carlisle Road
Valley View Elementary School, 850 Southern Road
Westgate Restaurant and Lounge, 1550 Kenneth Road
York Suburban Senior High School, 1800 Hollywood Dr.