| Oct 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Timing is everything.
When Apple Pay made splashy headlines with its debut on Monday, news was breaking on another retail front.
Another cyber security breach was being investigated, this time at Staples.
Already, more than a hundred million...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Dueling millionaires and ex-mayors. Foaming mad celebrities. Cries of corruption. Stolen campaign signs. Mayhem in City Council chambers.
Good Lord, you've gotta love Malibu, which finds itself at war over a November ballot measure that proposes to...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 5:29 PM
Collard greens are "the new kale." So say the chic eaters. But some concerned cultural guardians fear a new social and economic menace: "food gentrification."
Gentrification, simply defined, is when something that you used to buy because it was cheap...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Athletes often take off their gloves, their pads, their caps before they start an interview. Liv Tapsall takes a seat on the bench at the Trinity field hockey field and takes off her blonde wig.
She plays bald.
"We did this exercise in preseason where...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Winn-Dixie has updated its coupon policy, and the changes are sure to irritate extreme couponers.
The new policy posted Monday on WinnDixie.com, outlines 14 rules that should smooth the check-out process and help reduce confusion for customers and...
| Jan 12, 2014
A new grocery store seems to pop up every week in South Florida.
Big boys Publix, Whole Foods Market, Winn-Dixie, Walmart, Target, Costco, Sam's Club and BJ's get a run for their money from local chains Doris Italian Market, Joseph's Classic Market...
| Mar 9, 2014
People love to hate Walmart.
The world's largest retailer often gets kicked around for its nightmare customer service.
A new retail report ranking the best and worst stores confirms it. The American Customer Satisfaction Index surveyed more than 11,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:13 AM
So long, summer. It's been swell.
It's time to go back to school.
With children returning to South Florida public schools on Monday, this week will have its challenges.
Here are a few deals that will help make the transition a little less painful...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Dining out inspires dinner at home. Especially when the restaurant meal features seasonal ingredients with easy to re-create preparations. After a day of bicycling in Austria, a stunning skillet of golden pork chops smothered in pfifferlings proved...
| Sep 25, 2014
I received more email from you this week with additional sources for some of the things from last week.
So let's see what our shoppers are looking for and what you've found this week:
Trista wants to let readers know that their Publix store at...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 8:54 AM
The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 279 points Wednesday as the economic reports -- which have been weakening for weeks -- could not be denied.
Manufacturing dropped sharply. The ADP employment report made investors nervous about the unemployment...