| Mar 23, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of March 24, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 3:37 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of March 31, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:30 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - Escalating costs helped push ConAgra Foods Inc.'s fiscal third-quarter net income down 6 percent, but the maker of Healthy Choice and Chef Boyardee absorbed some of the impact through increased prices.
ConAgra indicated in December...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
The South Dakota FFA will be teaming up with the Aberdeen-based Kids Against Hunger at the SD FFA Convention on April 11 in Brookings, for the first ever South Dakota FFA Day of Service. This service project exemplifies the final portion of the FFA...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 5:39 PM
Hopping seeks district apology
Bruce Hopping, a local activist and founder of the Kalos Kagathos Foundation, a nonprofit that aims to educate youth to respect and preserve the body, mind and environment, solicited an apology from the Laguna Beach Unified...
| Nov 14, 2010
| 4:48 AM
UPDATE: Don't throw away your Sunday paper. On p. 9 of the Tribune there's a coupon for $10 off a turkey with a separate $20 purchase. It's good for Jennie-O, Farm Fresh, Perdue or Butterball, fresh or frozen. They point out that a 16 lb. frozen Jennie-...
| Nov 21, 2010
| 1:33 PM
Social shopping is the new trend in Internet commerce these days.
Websites have sprouted up, promising great discounts if a certain number of people sign up to buy. Groupon and LivingSocial are some of the most prominent, but a small Maryland startup...
| Nov 28, 2010
Settled on the sofa watching the usual rubbish on TV, I notice that predictable, uncontrollable, nightly craving. At first, I sit there, fighting it. But the longer I fight, the worse it gets. After 20 minutes, I can't concentrate on anything, I feel...
| May 5, 2011
| 9:09 AM
Heralded as "the first new cake in 100 years" when it was introduced, the chiffon cake — one of the darlings of midcentury cuisine — became famous for its wonderfully light and airy texture, seemingly weightless as angel food but with a...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 8:47 AM
Here are the best deals from the Jan. 2, 2011 Sunday newspaper ads. In this weekly write-up, I go through the coupons, grocery ads, drugstore deals and other noteworthy offers in the Sunday Chicago Tribune. If I've missed anything, I'd love to hear what...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Rhythmic Circus, a percussive dance company from Minneapolis, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Aberdeen Civic Theatre, 212 Second Ave. S.E.
Rhythmic Circus performs with a seven-piece band, “combining dance, music and vocals for an...