| Oct 22, 2010
| 3:38 PM
GLENDALE-- Nestle is recalling some packages of 'Raisinets' chocolate covered raisins over a potential peanut allergy risk, the company announced.
The recall only affects 'fun size' mini-bags of the treats, which are typically handed out to trick-or-...
| Nov 6, 2010
| 10:37 AM
Here are the highlights from the deals and coupons found in this week's Sunday Chicago Tribune.
Smack dab on the front of Sunday's Tribune you should get a sticker for a free 3-piece order of sausage pancake bites at Dunkin' Donuts. Um, ok. Sounds gross,...
| Jul 8, 2010
It's enough to make a burger executive, and maybe some children, very unhappy.
Health advocates are involved in another season of rallying against the marketing of certain foods to kids. One California county this spring banned toys in most fast-food...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 9:14 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago grocery stores Jewel-Osco for the week of Feb. 10, 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...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 4:43 PM
Pet food sales in North America and revenue growth in the developing world were bright spots in 2010 for Nestle, S.A., with U.S. headquarters in Glendale, company officials reported Thursday.
Leaders of the Swiss company said that despite a rise in the...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:07 AM
Here are the top deals to be found at Chicago Jewel-Osco grocery stores for the week of June 23, 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 4, 2011
| 5:45 PM
The Glendale Community College Theatre Arts Department will present the Elmer Rice play, “Two on an Island,” opening at 8 p.m. March 31 in the Auditorium Mainstage Theatre.
Melissa R. Randel directs the production, set in the late 1930s and...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:06 PM
This photo shows what I made with an unadvertised Jewel-Osco sale item and a sweet coupon deal today: Frugalista's Cheapo Summer Cooler. To make, pick up a 1/2 gallon of Oberweiss lemonade, on sale through May 22 for $1.50 (plus bottle deposit), and...
| May 24, 2011
| 5:17 PM
What kind of chocolate does a man who has logged 26 years at one of the world’s most celebrated chocolate companies recommend?
“I like dark; the stronger the better,” said Ray Fischbach, technical services director for Glendale-based...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Those king-size Mars and Snickers bars in vending machines are about to shrink to a more princely size.
By the end of 2013, confectionery giant Mars Inc.will sell only chocolate bars that are 250 calories or less, according to NPR. A full king-size...
| Dec 20, 2008
| 4:05 PM
Chicago-area supermarkets, gourmet shops and bakeries routinely sell mislabeled products that pose a danger to those with food allergies, according to Tribune testing and a comprehensive check of grocery aisles.
When informed of the findings, more than a...
| Jan 19, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Cadbury finally bowed Tuesday to a new, roughly $19-billion takeover bid by Kraft Foods Inc. after months of wrangling. Together, the two will challenge Virginia-based Mars Inc. as the world's largest candy company. Mars itself completed a massive $23-...