| Dec 18, 2013
| 6:29 AM
Office Depot, which recently merged with OfficeMax, announced key executive appointments on Wednesday -- many of whom are familiar names from the original Office Depot.
Steve Schmidt is president of international operations, his current position. But...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 5:11 PM
The Naperville area was focused on new ideas in 2013 starting with the spring election where candidates made their pitches for how to improve the city and schools. Developers throughout the year pitched plans to open new shops, restaurants and a...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:24 PM
Gov. Pat Quinn dropped his appeal to the Illinois Supreme Court over his failed attempt to withhold legislators' paychecks until they sent him a bill to overhaul the state's public employee pension system, clearing the way to collect nearly $74,000 in...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Here's a business practice likely to keep booming in 2014: corporate extortion.
We don't mean extortion of corporations, as is practiced by Somali pirates or entrepreneurial Russians. We mean extortion by corporations.
In this field the victims are...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 3:14 AM
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| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:19 AM
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| Jan 17, 2014
| 3:22 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
It's a nippy 43 degrees this morning. Warm up with today's edition of hot freebies like free popcorn at AMC Theatres, coupon savings at Kohl's and Macy's and tasty dining deals at Domino's and Smokey Bones. You also can save at the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Google Inc. is wading into the morass of same-day delivery pilots and programs rapidly collecting in the Southland, competing with e-commerce giants such as Amazon.com Inc.
In the first expansion of a test it launched in the Bay Area in the spring,...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:38 AM
Office Depot announced Tuesday that it has selected Boca Raton for its corporate headquarters following its merger last month with Illinois-based OfficeMax.
The office-supply company, which has been in South Florida since 1986, said its decision was the...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:55 AM
Office Depot will continue taking care of business in South Florida.
The company announced Tuesday it has chosen Boca Raton as its corporate headquarters after its merger last month with suburban Chicago-based OfficeMax.
State and local economic...
| Dec 12, 2013
Long-time 30th District State Sen. Terry Link of Waukegan will be running again on his record in the 2014 general election, but that's just what motivated his challenger, Don Wilson (R) of Gurnee to enter the race.
With the filing deadline of Dec. 2...