| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:04 AM
It's been a long month of celebrations.
So far, we've collected freebies for Labor Day on Sept. 2, International Literacy Day and Grandparents Day on Sept. 8, Cheeseburger Day on the 18th and Talk Like a Pirate Day on Sept. 19.
A few "holidays" we...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 9:25 AM
You understand I thought I was too old to be seduced. Even if, on rare occasion, I still dream of the handsome stranger who will serenade me beneath my window (we'd have to add a second floor, but so what?) and carry me off to the land where the...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Talk Like a Pirate Day is Thursday, so brush up on your "Ahoy, Mateys!" and bust out the bandanas and eye patches.
Yes, landlubbers, Talk Like A Pirate Day is a real holiday with a backstory, according to TalkLikeAPirate.com.
Legend has it that Talk...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Krispy Kreme and the Salvation Army Stuff the Bus school supply drive starts Aug. 4 and runs through Aug. 17. All types of school supplies are needed, including notebooks, binders, pens, pencils, scissors, crayons, markers, glue, rulers, and hand...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Friday June 7 is National Doughnut Day. While it's easy to assume this billowy sweet treat is an all-American concoction, some food historians credit the Dutch, others German bakers and other research links them to Central Europe. Krispy Kreme, Dunkin&...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:16 PM
There's one day a year where tons of local establishments will bend over backwards to offer you special deals and discounts. Check out this list of places to go for free stuff on your birthday.
NOTE: Many of the freebies below require you to sign up for...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Dunkin' Donuts released its Glazed Donut Breakfast Sandwich today and arteries everywhere are concerned.
The sweet and savory flavor explosion made by putting bacon and egg between a glazed doughnut comes in at roughly 360 calories per sandwich. ...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Subway is facing an outcry over a single inch.
The giant sandwich chain is still dealing with peeved consumers after an Australian customer alleged, with photographic evidence, that the company’s popular Footlong sub doesn’t live up to its...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 2:42 PM
No more missing inches: Subway says that never again will a Footlong sandwich meet a ruler it can’t match.
In the company’s own words: “We regret any instance where we did not fully deliver on our promise to our customers. We freshly...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:23 AM
The day after Dunkin’ Donuts sent Angelenos salivating with news of its imminent return to Southern California, rival chain Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. said it’s growing as well.
Krispy's physical presence “is substantially smaller...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Investors, cheered by an optimistic forecast, are sweet on Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc., pushing the treat-maker’s stock to its highest level in more than eight years.
On Friday, the Winston-Salem, N.C., company watched its stock soar to $17.74 a...