| Dec 16, 2009
You may think you have a cool job, but the employees at Southwest Airlines now have research to back their claims.
Accoridng to the website Glassdoor.com, the Dallas-based airliner was the best company to work for in 2009, with 2008-winner General...
| Dec 15, 2009
Despite a two-year pledge by more than a dozen major food companies to advertise healthier foods to children, about two-thirds of those companies' ads remain for products of low nutritional quality, according to a study released Monday.
| Jan 20, 2010
Despite a historic pledge by more than a dozen major food companies to advertise healthier food to children, the least nutritious cereals are still the ones most aggressively marketed to kids.
Cereal companies do sell healthy options. But the ones...
| Feb 17, 2010
| 4:14 AM
William B. Darden, founded Red Lobster after years of restaurant experience that began at age 19, when he ran a Depression-era lunch counter called The Green Frog in his hometown of Waycross, Ga. The eatery's slogan was: "Service With a Hop."
| Mar 23, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of March 24, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 3:37 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of March 31, with coupon matchups. I don't list every item from the Wednesday grocery ad, only those that are close to their low prices or those that have a good coupon...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:30 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - Escalating costs helped push ConAgra Foods Inc.'s fiscal third-quarter net income down 6 percent, but the maker of Healthy Choice and Chef Boyardee absorbed some of the impact through increased prices.
ConAgra indicated in December...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
The South Dakota FFA will be teaming up with the Aberdeen-based Kids Against Hunger at the SD FFA Convention on April 11 in Brookings, for the first ever South Dakota FFA Day of Service. This service project exemplifies the final portion of the FFA...
| Oct 28, 2010
| 5:39 PM
Hopping seeks district apology
Bruce Hopping, a local activist and founder of the Kalos Kagathos Foundation, a nonprofit that aims to educate youth to respect and preserve the body, mind and environment, solicited an apology from the Laguna Beach Unified...
| Nov 14, 2010
| 4:48 AM
UPDATE: Don't throw away your Sunday paper. On p. 9 of the Tribune there's a coupon for $10 off a turkey with a separate $20 purchase. It's good for Jennie-O, Farm Fresh, Perdue or Butterball, fresh or frozen. They point out that a 16 lb. frozen Jennie-...
| Nov 21, 2010
| 1:33 PM
Social shopping is the new trend in Internet commerce these days.
Websites have sprouted up, promising great discounts if a certain number of people sign up to buy. Groupon and LivingSocial are some of the most prominent, but a small Maryland startup...