Plenty of Olympic athletes trained in Phoenix for the summer games, and we even managed to send some locals to compete in Athens this month. But the Valley's truest distinction at the Olympics is the presence of little Gabriela Cruz, one of only a handful of McDonald's employees from across the nation to be chosen to serve Sausage McMuffins at the Summer Olympics. We caught up with Cruz before she left the country. Cruz, a shift manager at a Golden Arches store in Litchfield Park, swears she didn't train for her honors, that it was her natural way with an Egg and Cheese McGriddle that got her plucked from thousands of hopefuls to represent McDonaldland and all of America. To which we say,... More >>>
Golden Arches gal Gabriela Cruz is at the Olympics.