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Those Pesky Plastic Bags

I had a friend ask me what I do with plastic bags that I eventually accumulate.

Not just the standard grocery bags, but the plastic packaging, bread bags, dry cleaning bags, or other types of bags that are labeled as plastic #4 and don’t belong in the curbside recycling bin. 188 more words


Supermarket Employee Shuts Down Senior Scam

(CBS) – A Jewel Osco employee in Palos Park intervenes in the nick of time, saving an 85-year-old man from giving scammers thousands of dollars. 191 more words


Transients Decimate Elmhurst Beverage Supply as New Cook County Tax Hike Takes Effect 

by Dave Noble, City News Editor
ELMHURST – Comparing it to the mayhem during the much-publicized Hostess Twinkie production stoppage in 2012, south Elmhurst Jewel-Osco manager Tony Garza told reporters smoking cigarettes near the Redbox kiosk outside of the building’s front entrance on Thursday that Cook County residents continue to diminish the sweetened beverage supply in his store since a new tax hike took effect last month, resulting in a scarcity of sugary drinks that experts say are a dietary staple for most Elmhurst residents. 253 more words

The Elmhurst Funion

Nick D wants JoJo to introduce him to Anthony Rizzo and Elizabeth Moss

A conversation about grocery stores leads Nick Digilio to imagine Jojo, Jewel Osco’s mascot, introducing him to Cubs player Anthony Rizzo and actress Elizabeth Moss. 42 more words

Nick Digilio

The President of Jewel-Osco Sent Nick D a JoJo Bobblehead!

For weeks Nick Digilio has proclaimed his love for JoJo, Jewel Osco’s new mascot.

Well word got to Jewel President Doug Cygan who was kind enough to send Nick a JoJo bobble head which he describes in this podcast. 42 more words

Nick Digilio