| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:09 PM
A long time ago Dennis Myers learned a valuable lesson while working for Jack Welch at General Electric: You can't drive forward while looking in the rearview mirror.
Unfortunately, Myers, 75, could never apply that lesson while he was volunteering...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Evansville-based Shoe Carnival has opened its 24th Chicago area store at Lake View Plaza at 159th Street and LaGrange Road in Orland Park.
"We are excited to open a new Shoe Carnival location in the Orland Park area," Todd Beurman, senior vice president...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 1:48 PM
I found it interesting that the Daily Press Buzz question July 12 was on the subject of improving pedestrian safety along area roadways. Many respondents said that pedestrians would just cross anywhere.
Has anyone checked out the new...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:03 PM
The Lower Macungie shopping centers that stand to gain new competition from a planned Costco-anchored retail center have asked a judge to strike down a tax financing plan approved for the $140 million project.
The owner of the Trexler Mall and...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Construction has started on the new Whole Foods grocery store that will anchor the mixed-use section of the Tech Center at Oyster Point, the Timmons Group announced.
Primary developer W.M. Jordan Co. in Newport News is working with S.J. Collins...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:03 PM
From two acres in Kutztown comes a fiery commitment to pesticide-free food production.
Homesweet Homegrown in Kutztown creates sauces made from their own peppers grown on what were once fields of genetically modified corn.
"A lot of people don't...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:30 PM
A long-vacant 1920s office building in a recovering neighborhood of downtown Los Angeles has been purchased by prominent developers who intend to make it into a hip hotel for young people traveling on a budget.
The 13-story Commercial Exchange...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Summertime begs for crisp lager beers, and Noble Ale Works' Pistol Whip'd Pils is a modern take on the classic Bohemian Pilsner that will quench your thirst and open your eyes to just how flavorful this oft-misunderstood style can be.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:49 AM
As Trader Joe's prepares for its Friday opening, I can almost taste the Two-Buck Chuck wine.
The specialty grocery store with a cult-like following will make its Central Florida debut Friday with a ceremonial lei-cutting at 8 a.m. Live music, food...
| Jul 11, 2014
In covering the recent groundbreaking for a Whole Foods grocery store in Englewood , the Tribune described it as a "socio-economic experiment." If this were a stand-alone project, parachuted into the neighborhood, that description might be accurate. But...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:58 AM
Last year, Golden Road Brewery scored a break-out hit with its Heal the Bay IPA, and the intensely flavorful ale that won the brewery so many new fans is back for another summer. Heal the Bay is an approachable India Pale Ale that layers bright, fruity...