| Jan 18, 2012
Nearly 30 Dollar General stores in Marion County are asking the state for the opportunity to stock their shelves with wine and beer. They have already requested the permits which concerns some neighborhood associations.
"Possibly adding liquor or beer to...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 6:17 AM
The newly revamped Powerball game is expected to feature more million dollar winners and it’s already done just that, delivering its very first million dollar prize in Indiana.
A Powerball ticket was bought at a store in Muncie matching the first 5...
| Aug 18, 2012
| 5:23 PM
The Caring Place, a downtown Allentown nonprofit that helps at-risk kids in the Lehigh Valley, has been innovative in finding ways to pay its bills as public dollars have shrunk.
The organization has become a landlord, renting floors if its building at...
| May 3, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Certain neighborhood groups do not want alcohol sold at their neighborhood Dollar General store, but the national chain is pursuing a national initiative to do just that. A company spokesperson said their customers drink beer so why not make it more...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:56 AM
The long wait for justice is finally over in the “Dollar Bill” Jefferson case. The former Congressman will have to report to prison on May 4 to serve a 13 year sentence. He was convicted on bribery and public corruption charges. While, it was...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 4:58 PM
What if we told you that something absolutely incredible — the inflation-fighting phenomenon known as the dollar store — could get even better.
Hogwash, some of you are probably thinking.
Well we've got some advice from Irene Sabo in...
| Feb 23, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Q. My bahia lawn is filling with dollar weed. I am told a weed-control product with the 2,4-D herbicide would be good. Can it be applied now?
A. Too bad we cannot cash in on dollar weed, as many gardeners would be rich. Instead, we are normally...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 11:05 AM
The first people to tell the public that the world's oldest bank was cooking its books weren't the bank's executives, its outside auditors at KPMG, its regulators at the Bank of Italy, or anyone else who had a duty to keep the place honest. They were...
| Dec 5, 2012
What if the smallest bill we had in the U.S. was a five spot?
And for a dollar we had just a coin, no paper? And the nickel was the smallest coin in the drawer?
"Most men don't want a lot of coins in their pockets," observed U.S. Rep. William Clay, D-...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 4:53 PM
The latest suburban scourge is worse than noisy neighbors, poorly-timed streetlights or rush-hour road construction.
Dollar stores are spreading like kudzu across Central Florida. Family Dollar. Dollar General. Dollar Tree.
They're strangling the...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 7:55 AM
What's a Slovenian with several hundred thousand euros in the bank supposed to do? Spread it out among at least a few different banks, that's what. Or move the money out of the country, while it's still possible.
Imagine what must be on the minds of...