| Feb 1, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The new Facebook Card lets users send friends a gift card with multiple balances for top retailers, including Target and Olive Garden.
"Facebook Cards are reusable. After you've received a card, the next time you get a Facebook Card gift, it will...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:52 AM
On a distant Valentine’s Day, a young Chicago gal living the sweet life enjoyed a swanky lunch in the Gold Coast with a new suitor and a dozen of the loveliest red roses. And, on that very same day, enjoyed a dinner date with another handsome...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Since the beginning of the republic, there has been a dynamic tension between constantly expanding diversity driven by immigration and the relentless homogenizing force of common American culture. And there's nothing like a long drive on an interstate...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:34 AM
The Target opening this fall in Canton at one of the city's largest new retail developments will be joined by a Harris Teeter grocery store and a lineup of stores and restaurants that includes Old Navy, Michaels, Loft, ULTA Beauty and Red Robin Gourmet...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:15 PM
La Cañada Flintridge
Dec. 18 to Jan. 2
Vandalism: 4130 block of Oakwood Ave., between 11 p.m. on Dec. 18 and 7 a.m. on Dec. 19. A 2001 Honda was smeared with animal feces. A similar incident occurred on Dec. 27, this time involving human feces. Owner...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 1:24 PM
It has been more than a decade since Target launched its first designer collaboration, sparking a seemingly endless number of imitators. The pairings lure customers with the promise of designer looks at mass market prices, while the designers and...
| Jan 22, 2013
No critic could find fault with how first lady Michelle Obama looked in her ruby-colored Jason Wu gown and freshly cropped bangs at the inauguration balls. She radiated warmth and sophistication, and the red velvet and chiffon halter-top design...
| Jan 27, 2013
Name of business: The Town’s Inn Sundry/Snack/Supply Shoppe
Owner: Karan Townsend
Address: 179 High St., Harpers Ferry, W.Va.
Opening date: Sept. 3, 2012
Products and services: Almost everything a modern convenience store or old-fashioned...
| Jan 26, 2013
You can spend weeks and big bucks on a home-improvement project, or you can invest considerably less time and money and end up with just as much satisfaction.
One such simple — and useful — project is to set up a mudroom in your home, a...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Good pizza comes to those who wait.
That's the motto of sorts for the folks at Rance's Chicago Pizza, whose pies are made in authentic Chi-Town style, right down to the Wisconsin cheese.
But how long a wait is it for such iconic Midwestern flavor?...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 5:08 AM
Save for a rainy day as Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. We've got our usual bumper crop of freebies,dining deals and fun things to do so you can...