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  • Are gas prices really that bad?

    Sure, gas prices have dropped a bit as we enter the early stages of summer. But they're still pretty high.   Or are they? Via cars.com, Gizmodo stacks up the price of gas against several other commodities.   For example, Coke costs 3.84 a gallon,...
  • Savvy Shopper - Daily Bargains

    Savvy Shopper - Daily Bargains
    Save 50% off Frappuccino's at Starbucks Today, May 10, 2011
  • Like Starbucks, more companies expanding benefits

    Like Starbucks, more companies expanding benefits
    When Starbucks said this week that it would pay for employees to get a four-year college degree online, the coffee company joined a growing number of employers that are adding benefits to attract and keep workers. Tuition assistance, paid time off, wage...
  • What if Starbucks' 'Race Together' had caught on in corporate America?

    What if Starbucks' 'Race Together' had caught on in corporate America?
    Howard D. Schultz, the chief executive of Starbucks, said in a letter to employees on Sunday that baristas would no longer be encouraged to write the phrase "Race Together" on customers' coffee cups, drawing to a close a widely derided component of the...
  • Steve Smith, leading U.S. tea connoisseur and entrepreneur, dies at 65

    Steven Smith, a Portland, Ore., entrepreneur whose enchantment with tea and wizardry at blending flavors helped turn the United States into a nation of tea connoisseurs, died Monday at his home in Lake Oswego, Ore. He was 65. The cause was complications...
  • Starbucks stops writing 'Race Together' on cups

    Starbucks stops writing 'Race Together' on cups
    The most controversial facet of Starbucks’ “Race Together” campaign — in which baristas wrote the words on customers’ cups to initiate conversations about race relations — has come to an end, the coffee company...
  • Starbucks restores old Gilmore gas station for your refueling pleasure

    Starbucks restores old Gilmore gas station for your refueling pleasure
    It could be argued that what gasoline was to the 1920s, caffeine is today – our most vital fuel. So how perfect is it that Starbucks has taken over one of the original Gilmore gas stations and restored it to something like its former glory? The...
  • Starbucks takes a risk with 'bold' Race Together campaign, brand experts say

    Starbucks takes a risk with 'bold' Race Together campaign, brand experts say
    Starbucks wants its baristas to join the conversation about race relations in America. A new campaign called Race Together that launched at all company stores this week is intended to encourage discussions about race between Starbucks employees and...
  • Orland Park gets a new Baby's Cheesesteak

    Orland Park gets a new Baby's Cheesesteak
    Baby's Cheesesteak, which closed an Orland Park location in August, reopened recently at 15020 S. LaGrange Road in the Art Van Furniture plaza in Orland Park. "We closed because of the expansion of LaGrange Road and because Starbucks wanted our...
  • Frankfort Italian restaurant relocates

    Frankfort Italian restaurant relocates
    Little Joe's Famous Italian Ristorante, which closed its location in the Crown Centre shopping center in Frankfort in January, is finally open again in its new digs a few blocks away at 20805 S. La Grange Road in the Walt's Foods plaza in Frankfort. The...
  • European Union launches probe of tax breaks for Apple, Starbucks, Fiat

    European Union launches probe of tax breaks for Apple, Starbucks, Fiat
    European Union officials said Wednesday they had launched an investigation into whether Ireland and two other member nations were providing improper tax breaks to Apple Inc., Starbucks Corp. and Fiat Group. The announcement came as the U.S. and other...