| Mar 21, 2011
| 9:11 AM
This weekend the Frugalista column was about knowing your store's coupon policy and how this can help you avoid hassles and even find new deals. Here are the coupon polices for the major grocery stores in the Chicago area:
- Jewel-Osco coupon policy...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 5:09 PM
Former State Highway Administration chief Neil Pedersen testified Wednesday in federal court in Baltimore that state Sen. Ulysses S. Currie constantly asked him the status of transportation projects sought by Shoppers Food Warehouse but never mentioned...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 11:53 AM
CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. is recalling about 131,300 pounds of ground beef because a family in Ohio fell ill after eating meat produced by the company that was contaminated with E. coli, the U.S. Department of Agriculture reported...
| Apr 14, 2011
In a move that could signal the end of the Superfresh grocery store franchise in Maryland, the chain's parent company, which operates more than two dozen stores in the state, said Wednesday it wants to sell most of its local outlets as part of a plan to...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 9:25 PM
BURBANK ( KTLA ) -- An estimated 62,000 grocery workers in Southern California have cast their ballots for a second time on whether to go ahead with a strike.
The vote was held Friday, just days after Albertsons and Vons began taking applications from...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 8:45 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Negotiations throughout the night failed to produce a resolution as Southern California grocery employees returned to work Monday and their union and three major supermarket chains tried to avoid a strike.
Ellen Anreder, a spokeswoman...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 8:45 AM
What do you need to weather the storm? According to Kendra Robinson, nurse educator at Olde Towne Medical Center in Williamsburg and Jennifer Shea of Supervalu (Farm Fresh): oatmeal, beans, tuna fish, peanut butter, dried fruit, canned low-sodium...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 7:50 PM
First lady Michelle Obama returned home Tuesday for two personal causes: improving the nation’s nutrition and helping feed her husband’s re-election campaign fund.
Speaking at a fundraising event at Plumbers Hall on the Near West Side,...
| Oct 26, 2011
First lady Michelle Obama returned home Tuesday for two personal causes: improving the nation's nutrition and helping feed her husband's re-election campaign fund.
Speaking at a fundraising event at Plumbers Hall on the Near West Side, Obama recited a...
| Jul 21, 2011
Some of the nation's largest retailers are joining first lady Michelle Obama's effort to bring fresh foods to impoverished neighborhoods by opening and expanding more than 1,500 U.S. grocery stores in those areas.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Supervalu Inc. and...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 1:05 AM
A proposed Minnesota amendment to ban gay marriage won't be fought by several Minnesota-based corporations, including some with Aberdeen ties.
Opponents of the marriage amendment on the 2012 ballot see natural allies in the state's prominent companies,...