| May 29, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Here's another chapter in the endless book about why you shouldn't believe everything your read or hear on product promotions. Lornamead Inc., whose "Lice Shield" products are sold at major chain stores including Walmart, CVS, Rite Aid, Walgreens and...
| Apr 22, 2014
Tinley Park officials are drafting local regulations for the cultivation and distribution of medical marijuana in the south suburb.
Although the village has not adopted a medical marijuana ordinance yet, Tinley Park officials are considering making...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Palos Hills officials are mulling over a request by the owner of a medical marijuana dispensary to allow a clinic in the city.
Michael Perkowski, of Tinley Park, asked council members at a recent Committee-of-the-Whole meeting about requirements for a...
| May 31, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Our shiny red generator sits in the garage with a bunch of junk piled on top.
After Hurricane Wilma left us without power for what seemed an eternity in 2005, we and many others got generators for free thanks to a Federal Emergency Management Agency...
| Jun 1, 2014
MinuteClinics are springing up in CVS retail stores at the rate of 150 a year across the country. The first one on the Peninsula opened in Hampton in mid-May and will be followed by additional locations in Newport News and Williamsburg within the month....
| May 7, 2014
| 6:41 AM
After a wonderful coupon class at the Hampton Public Library’s main branch on Sunday, I realized it might be time for a more general refresher course.
Here is a reminder — and maybe some new information for beginning couponers —...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Authorities will collect unwanted and expired prescription drugs Saturday from residents looking to get rid of their supplies.
The Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Station, Glendale Police Department and CV Alliance, a local nonprofit drug and alcohol...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Walgreen Co., the nation’s largest drugstore chain, said it will close 76 unprofitable stores around the country in the second half of the fiscal year.
The Deerfield, Ill., company has 8,210 stores nationwide, or 138 more than a year ago. Of...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 1:11 PM
The City Council approved a mixed-use project entailing a pair of six-story buildings and a CVS pharmacy in downtown Glendale Tuesday.
Developer PH Glendale, LLC plans to build a bridge over an alley that separates the buildings at Central and Wilson...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 1:41 PM
I know many hearts are broken over the loss of Laguna College of Art + Design student Nina Fitzpatrick, a pedestrian who died after being hit by a car in a crosswalk. But sympathy, while heartfelt, is little consolation for her friends and family.
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:30 AM
There's a Chick-fil-A on the Sunset Boulevard corner where Lana Turner was said to have been discovered, a public school at the former Ambassador Hotel site where Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft filmed their trysts in "The Graduate" and a CVS in the...