| Jul 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Ticketfly Inc., a San Francisco-based online seller of concert tickets, is now offering deals through daily discount company LivingSocial as it expands its mobile customer base to take on Live Nation Entertainment Inc.'s Ticketmaster.
| 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
| 9:36 AM
Interest rates on some student loans doubled to nearly 7% Tuesday after Congress failed to reach a last-minute compromise.
The interest rates on federally subsidized Stafford loans jumped from 3.4% to 6.8% but could be reduced when lawmakers return from...
| 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 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 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 1, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Groupon Inc. has OpenTable Inc. in its cross hairs, launching a similar restaurant-booking service to complement its daily deal offerings.
The new Groupon Reserve program is already live in 10 cities, including Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and...
| Jul 5, 2013
Downtown Hartford has introduced a new bar-night concept, and although it still includes mingling, music and drinks, the entertainment takes the form of paint brushes, smocks and a blank canvas.
For Paint Nite, which kicked off in May and runs four...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:34 AM
The following release was issued Wednesday morning by the Van Buren County Sheriff's Department:
Sheriff Dale R. Gribler is pleased to announce that the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office K9s will be receiving bullet and stab protective vests thanks to...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:31 AM
After being forced out earlier this year from the company he founded, former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason is attempting a comeback.
But not with a business venture. He's instead making his own music album.
Mason told the Wall Street Journal he plans to...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 9:32 AM
The iPhone 5 will be available to Virgin Mobile customers with a $35 pre-paid plan starting on June 28.
The popular Apple smartphone will go on sale starting at $550 in-store for the 16-gigabyte model. Users looking for more storage can head to Virgin...