| Feb 2, 2015
County officials are betting on a new approach to lure businesses into Isle of Wight's troubled intermodal park — one that will cost the county up front but will pay dividends if successful.
The county has allotted $1.9 million in its proposed...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:44 AM
Keurig Green Mountain Inc., which has a production facility in Isle of Wight, released the results from a Harris Poll survey of 843 office workers on the benefits of having coffee in the workplace.
Here are the results:
- 89 percent say a good cup...
| Jan 12, 2015
Barnie's CoffeeKitchen thinks it has a solution to the constraints of single-serving machines.
The Orlando-based café and manufacturer is launching its next iteration of the cups used in the single-serve home machines, but a new design that allows for...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:05 PM
The Palatine Public Library will be giving away prizes in September, which is National Library Card Sign-up Month, as part of a push for more people to obtain library cards.
Other libraries, such as the Mt. Prospect Public Library, also are offering...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Keurig Green Mountain posted large fourth-quarter revenue gains despite seeing royalty income and sales from its brewers and accessories drop, according to its quarterly report.
The coffee firm operates a roasting, grinding and packaging facility in the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:45 AM
After reports that customers were scalded by hot water spraying from their coffee brewers, Keurig Green Mountain is recalling more than 7 million units just days before Christmas.
Ninety burn-related injuries were reported, and more than 200 instances...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:54 AM
If you purchased a Keurig coffee maker for the holidays, you may want to give that serial number another look. The company is recalling more than 7 million Keurig Mini Plus Brewing Systems after nearly 100 consumers reported burn-related injuries from the...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:20 PM
SANFORD — Two years ago, Orlando eye doctor Claude "Jack" Parker III popped the question and gave a $60,000 diamond engagement ring to Kimberly Herbstritt, a medical-software specialist in his office.
But unexpectedly, she broke it off and moved...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Pacorini, the largest provider of logistics services for the global coffee market, plans to invest more than $500,000 in a warehouse facility in Suffolk's Northgate Industrial Park, according to a news release.
The facility would employ 10 people and...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:19 AM
Kraft Foods, maker of Maxwell House coffee, said Wednesday it will raise prices on most of its U.S. single-serve coffees for the first time, extending its price increases to the more lucrative market.
Kraft will raise the price of its Maxwell House,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 2:51 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A roadside mailbox on the 16200 block of Alexandria Drive was torn down for the second time in a month on Nov. 14.
Makeup valued at $67 was stolen after being delivered to a multi-family residence on...