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City Hosts Free Reusable Bag Giveaway Ahead Of New Bag Tax

CHICAGO (CBS) – A new meaning to BYOB – Bring your own bag…or pay the tax.

The Chicago Checkout Bag Tax takes effect on Wednesday, Feb. 370 more words


Lawsuit Claims Jewel-Osco Discriminates Against Older Employees

Age is just a number, unless that number is used by an employer to discriminate against you, which is why four current and former employees of Jewel-Osco are suing the supermarket chain. 508 more words

Retail Services

Local Man Cuts Jewel Deli Line with Risky Move

by Dave Noble, City News Editor

ELMHURST – Stating that he simply took advantage of an opportunity when it presented itself, local resident Bruce Mercer told a handful of reporters gathered in the utensils and cookware aisle of the S. 246 more words

The Elmhurst Funion

My Lovely Family

This is the first time my parents are visiting me in the US. Today we went to see the Bahá’í temple and also roamed around in downtown Evanston. 257 more words


My aunt and sister didn’t know I was awake in my room playing Alphabear (Have you played? Aren’t they adorable?!) when I heard my name mentioned. 310 more words


Super De Duper: American Supermarkets

While some seek out museums, galleries and other attractions, I seek out supermarkets. Few things tell you more about a society than their shopping habits, and America has the brashest, most excessive shopping habits of them all. 644 more words

Greed Is Good

Walmart Faces Lawsuit For Selling Parmesan Cheese With Wood Pulp Filler

With federal regulators now cracking down on Parmesan cheese products that contain wood pulp and other fillers, it was just a mater of time before the first lawsuit was filed against a retailer selling its grated cheese product as “100% Parmesan.”  354 more words