| May 30, 2013
| 12:41 PM
An economic upturn sent more customers to La Caņada Flintridge-based Sport Chalet Inc. stores in the past year, an official from the sporting goods chain announced last week.
"Sales were higher across all of our channels," Craig Levra, Sport Chalet's...
| May 31, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Starbucks is breaking up the love affair between smokers and their joe.
The classic pairing of coffee and cigarettes will be no more at the java giant, which beginning June 1 will prohibit anyone up to 25 feet from a Starbucks store from lighting up....
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Goodwill opened a new retail center in Hampton on Wednesday, welcoming hundreds of shoppers during its opening day activities.
The retail center houses a traditional retail store, an outlet and a computer store under one roof.
The building, located on...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Can new home decor collections save J.C. Penney? The struggling department store threw a housewarming party Thursday in New York, heralding new lines from an impressive roster of designers: Jonathan Adler, Conran, Martha Stewart, Pantone, Bodum and,...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Whether you prefer department stores or small boutiques, there is something for every shopper in Harford County. For some, the best place to start is Bel Air, also known as the “heart of Harford County.” At the intersection of routes 1 and 24,...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Every Monday and Thursday a truck brings goods from Target to the new Goodwill facility in Hampton.
Serious thrift store shoppers know that when the items with pink tags hit the retail floor, they won't last long.
"This will sell today," says Darick...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Scarves in bright colors and lightweight materials are fun accessories that will keep you warm if an evening breeze kicks in — or in the office air-conditioning.
The steal: $14.99
The blue hues and ikat print on this Merona scarf are a classic...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Musician and producer Sam Spiegel lives in a wooden A-frame house in the Hollywood Hills. It's a beautiful place, but its best feature is an apropos (if possibly apocryphal) history of weird musical collaboration.
"The guy who sold it to me says he...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Target is offering free fruits and vegetables this week with its $1 off fresh vegetable and $1 off fresh fruits coupon.
The coupons can be accessed using a smartphone. Send a text message that says FRESH or JULY4 to 827438. You will receive a link...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Andy Murray took the men's trophy at Wimbledon on Sunday, becoming the first Brit to do so in 77 years. And he remained all-Brit at the Champions' Ball on Sunday night -- both he and girlfriend Kim Sears were clad in Burberry. [Styleite]
| Jul 8, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Welcome to the sixth episode of this season's "Food Network Star," in which Baltimore's own Rodney "Pie Guy" Henry takes center stage.
Seven of the original 12 contestants were left at the start of this pivotal episode, which called upon the hopefuls to...