| Feb 2, 2014
Today's big game is not just about football. It's about fun, food and freebies.
But first, a word on the sponsors.
Budweiser and Heinz are getting buzz with Super Bowl spots already posted on YouTube.
The King of Beers goes all in for a misty-eyed...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Albertsons is making a play for the top spot in the U.S. grocery industry with the purchase of rival Safeway for more than $9 billion in cash and stock.
Safeway, now the second-largest chain behind Kroger Co., owns the Vons and Pavilions brands in...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:57 AM
A woman dining on a kale salad from a Manhattan deli was shocked to find a little extra protein mixed in with her leafy greens.
What she originally thought was a pea turned out to be the head of a dead lizard, according to NBC New York.
As if I needed...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando have already raised ticket prices this year, but SeaWorld Orlando might wait a couple of months before matching them.
During a conference call last week to discuss SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.'s fourth-quarter...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Walmart's putting the go in BOGO sales.
I reported Tuesday on my Shop-O-Matic blog that the world's largest retailer is ad-matching buy-one-get-one-free sales from Publix, Winn-Dixie and other grocers in a new Florida program.
"Our customers have told...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 7:40 AM
The making of the South Florida-filmed movie “Taste It: A Comedy About the Recession” had its share of rookie moments, like when the film crew debated the offer of a featured actor, a Playboy Playmate, to go topless for one scene. She lost....
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:29 AM
|| Rank || Rank '12 || Company (Local subsidiary) || 2013 Full-time || 2013 Part-time || 2013 Total || 2012 Total ||
|| 1 || 1 || Walt Disney Co. (Walt Disney World) || 43700 || 26200 || 69900 || 66700 ||
|| 2 || 2 || Adventist...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:12 AM
Tuesday update: I contacted Aldi yesterday about the $10 off coupon. Aldi says it will honor the $10 off coupon in all its U.S. stores, according to a rep. The company removed the coupon from its website yesterday moring. This is the email I received this...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 2:56 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at Veterans Day sales at your all fave stores. Save $10 at Macy's and JC Penney and get in free at national and state parks Saturday...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 3:53 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. Save $10 at Macy's until 1 p.m. and Plus, I have loads of savings on fun things to do, and dining deals, too, so...