| Oct 3, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Activist hedge fund manager Bill Ackman said he has closed nearly half of his short position on the stock of Los Angeles nutritional products company Herbalife Ltd. but said he still firmly believes it is a pyramid scheme that will attract regulatory...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, I have loads of savings on fun things to do, and dining deals, too, so you can keep on saving right through...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:19 PM
The budget fight may be happening in Washington, but it's investors on Wall Street who keep getting smacked.
Stocks fell Friday for the sixth day out of the last seven, and ended the week with a decline. Investors focused on the risk that the government...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The rise of designer collaborations is one of the best things to happen to your small yet stylish budget in recent years.
These partnerships are sometimes called high-low collaborations, meaning that a high-fashion designer will create a collection for...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:26 AM
Lareatha Anne (McFarland) "Tootie" Goodwin, 77 years of age, of Rothbury, Mich., passed away on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at her daughter's home in Holdrege, Neb.
She was born on Feb. 18, 1936, at Carp Lake, Mich., the daughter of Gordon and Della (Ford)...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:02 AM
"Modern Family's" Sofia Vergara admits she has a fondness for Hermes Birkin bags. In August's Harper's Bazaar, she says she tells her agent: “What would you prefer? Me popping champagne bottles and doing drugs and wasting money or buying bags? These...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:47 AM
Freebie Friday magically morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend....
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:05 AM
A group of 17 American retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., Target Corp. and Macy’s Inc., have signed on to a five-year agreement to help improve safety at garment factories in Bangladesh.
The accord is separate from a legally binding plan...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Fans can meet Stefanie Scott, who stars as Lexi Reed on the Disney Channel comedy "A.N.T. Farm." Aug. 2 at Lehigh Valley Mall. Stefanie plays a high school student who moves away from home to attend a prestigious A.N.T. (Advanced......
| Aug 12, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Office Depot's 1,700 employees in Boca Raton may soon know who their new boss is.
Office Depot and OfficeMax, which agreed to a $1.2 billion merger in February, said Monday that it has narrowed down its selection to five candidates of a new chief...
| Sep 5, 2013
Signs for a remodeled and expanded Westfield Hawthorn Mall in Vernon Hills drew questions at a recent Village Board meeting about the brightness of lighting and off-premise advertising.
Village officials and representatives from the mall discussed the...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 4:09 AM
It's Shopping Saturday! You have three days of fun ahead celebrating the Labor Day weekend. Use my long list to make a mad grab for savings with retail coupons, dining deals and fun things to do good through Monday.
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