| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Our friends at crazytowndeals.com pointed out this deal:
"Groupon has a great deal on Memberships to the Watermen's Museum in Yorktown.
The daily deal website is offering $20 for a one-year individual membership (a $40 value) or $29 for a one-year...
| May 29, 2014
| 5:34 AM
San Francisco will offer “Star Wars” creator George Lucas a choice lot across a street from the Bay and near the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for the home of the director’s planned cultural arts museum, should he choose his...
| May 30, 2014
| 3:12 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
Today is National Donut Day! Munch on free Krispy Kreme and Dunkin' Donuts and save with retail coupons for Father's Day gifts.
Like Doreen's Deals on Facebook; follow Doreen Christensen on Twitter@PrettyGoodIdeas and sign up for...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 3:54 AM
Jason Child, who is Groupon’s chief financial officer, on May 14 sold his five-bedroom, 5,389-square-foot house in Hinsdale for $1.65 million.
Child, who joined Groupon from Amazon.com in 2010, paid $2.52 million in February for a six-bedroom, 7,...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Once summer break begins, boredom can set in. Before the whining starts, we’ve come up with a list of activities proven with local families. Because there are two kinds of fun we search for during Maryland’s summer – in the shade and...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Tickets are on sale for concert seating and fancy meals at this summer's Taste of Chicago, and as in years past Mayor Rahm Emanuel's move to make some money for the city on Chicago's long-free midsummer extravaganza also will benefit a private ticket...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:18 PM
If you could get a $5 lunch for $1, would it taste better? Be a more satisfying lunch?
If you chose the bargain, guess again.
Price affects consumer satisfaction, and getting a deal doesn’t necessarily make diners like their food better,...
| Jun 13, 2014
Let’s be honest. Our latest civic tizzy isn’t rooted in the fact that big, back-lit letters have been affixed to the river-facing side of Trump Tower. It’s rooted in what those letters spell. If the 20-foot letters spelled out “...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's Personal Finance
Act quickly to undo the financial damage.
You have to change the date of your skiing trip, but you already bought the plane tickets.
The best-case scenario is that you learn about the change in plans within 24 hours of...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Groupon is honoring Presidents Day by giving customers an Alexander Hamilton -- $10 off $40 spent on a deal for any local business.
The promotion, which began this weekend, allows customers to "honor our money-minded Commander-In-Chief."
| Feb 11, 2014
| 1:46 PM
Shares of Groupon fell more than 6 percent on Tuesday despite a broader market rally, as investors react to the planned departure of a top executive.
The company said late Monday that Jeffrey Holden, the senior vice president of product management, will...