| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:40 PM
As you may have heard, Twitter has filed for a confidential initial public offering of stock, so in case you aren't too familiar with the company, here are five quick things you should know.
It has 200 million monthly active users
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:17 PM
SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter has set the price range of its hotly anticipated initial public offering between $17 and $20 a share, with hopes of raising as much as $1.4 billion.
At $20 a share, Twitter would be valued at about $11 billion. That...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:37 PM
A Wrigleyville man was arrested Sunday night after he was accused of assaulting a U.S. Postal Service police officer who suspected the man was driving his moped around Lakeview while intoxicated.
The man, Eric Dahl, 33, was charged with aggravated...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:53 AM
Groupon is offering a $10 voucher to Toys "R" Us for $6.
The discounted voucher, which acts like a store gift card, must be used before Nov. 23, 2013. Any unused vouchers will be refunded in Groupon credit for the amount paid.
The voucher may be...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:01 AM
Busch Gardens announced Friday morning that it will offer a $30 "Fun Card" for Christmas Town this year.
No Twitter deals will be available.
In addition, an announcement was made in September that annual pass members can purchase a Christmas Town pass...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Great Wolf Lodge resorts, including the Williamsburg location, are offering a discount through the daily deal website Groupon.com.
The Williamsburg location is offering a 39 percent discount on one or two-night stays.
For $219, a family of six can...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Food-focused watchdog group Center for Science in the Public Interest has its hooks in Long John Silver’s, accusing the seafood chain of serving the least healthful meal in the country.
The advocacy group said it ran laboratory tests on the chain&...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 10:46 AM
Former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason wasn't kidding when he said he was working on an album: It's now on iTunes, Spotify and other digital outlets.
Mason, who was fired earlier this year from the company he founded, released his "motivational business music"...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Pick up a $35 voucher for Ace Hardware for $15 through the daily deal website Groupon.com.
The deal, as of Wednesday, July 3, will be available for four days.
The voucher expires Sept. 30, 2013. Only one may be purchased per person. An additional...
| Jul 8, 2013
I've been saying for some time that what's missing from rock music are hip workplace references such as "shareholder value," "culture of transparency" and "metrics."
Well, thank God somebody finally listened.
Andrew Mason, who founded Groupon and then...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Review site Yelp Inc. is allowing users to order food online for delivery and pickup, partnering with businesses such as Eat24 and Delivery.com.
The offering, called Yelp Platform, can be accessed on desktop computers and mobile gadgets, the San...