| May 18, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Once tipping the scales at 412 pounds, commercial driver Glenn Horack now carries two precious things in his Peterbuilt truck to help with weight loss: His wife, Karla, — who keeps him honest — and a slow cooker.
But Horack, who has dropped...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Dallas is No. 1, and it's not for a good reason. According to Sperling's Best Places and the New York Times, Dallas is the highest risk city in the nation when it comes to natural disasters.
Just look at the last two weeks of weather, and you can see...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 9:42 AM
Black Friday, or (as we bargain hunters like to call it) the shopping Olympics, is almost here. If you're heading out, be sure to plan your route, put on comfortable shoes and time your arrivals. For the best deals, you'll need to be at the head of the...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Cabela's has announced plans to build a store in Grandville, Michigan, near Rivertown Crossings mall.
The outdoor sports giant expects to open the store in spring of 2013.
The proposed 88,000-square-foot store will be located on the east end of the...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Kenneth Rodgers built his home on Bristol Avenue in Walker back in the early 70s, because of the serene location with quick access to shopping and the hospital.
“I was heartbroken when they first announced Cabelas’s was going in,” he...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 3:43 PM
An 8-year-old boy is in the hospital after being accidentally shot in the head by his grandfather at a Kansas City, Kansas, Cabela's sporting goods store on Friday.
According to authorities, the grandfather was cleaning an antique gun in the Cabela's...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 6:03 AM
I'm going to go ahead and state the obvious...Cabela's is one of the more sane stores, opening at 5am on Black Friday [as opposed to midnight]. Now, the downside to this--the closest Cabela's store is in Verdi, NV. If you want to get away from our area,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 5:39 PM
Most of the long-struggling Owings Mills Mall will be torn down starting in 2013 to make room for a $65 million retail development, a move that Baltimore County officials hope will complement other burgeoning projects in an area targeted for growth.
| Dec 4, 2011
| 3:11 PM
With the Christmas shopping season off to a rousing start, state officials are hoping this will be the best season in years for sales taxes pouring into state coffers.
The gifts being purchased at a brisk pace at malls and retail outlets from Danbury...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 1:11 PM
The third and final day of a job fair for 150 jobs at Grandville's new Target store was conducted Saturday.
The job fair took place at Grandville High School at 4700 Canal St. SW. Potential workers submitted resumes and interviews were conducted all...
| Dec 8, 2003
Department stores and shopping malls long have enjoyed a holiday advantage: Santa Claus.
The same parents who bought toys at Wal-Mart would take the kids to Macy's to sit on Santa's lap and have their picture taken.
This year, though, they won't have to...