| Jul 25, 2008
It's back-to-school time, and you're going over your child's zillion-page school supply list. Don't panic; we'll help you check off that supply list in no time. Our guide covers everything from standard yellow pencils to talking rulers. Yeah, they make...
| Jul 25, 2008
Although the rate of recycled waste in America has nearly doubled over the past 15 years, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, many families still find it challenging to 'live green,' while dealing with the hustle and bustle of daily life....
| Sep 10, 2014
Mayor Susan Haynie and three council members, police chief Dan Alexander, Freddie Scott from County Commissioner Steven Abrams' office and many of the city's movers and shakers were at the monthly meeting of the Boca Raton Federation of Homeowner...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:39 PM
Rent takes a bigger chunk of your paycheck in South Florida than almost anywhere in the nation, and the burden is getting heavier.
Renters here, on average, spend 44 percent of their incomes for a place to live, far more than the national average of 30...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 7:02 AM
Office Depot Foundation, the charitable-giving arm of office-supply retailer Office Depot, will present a Women's Symposium on Oct. 7.
Sign up now to save $20 on registration for "Maximizing Success through Innovation and Collaboration," to be held at...
| Sep 4, 2014
Office Depot has won a contract worth more than $100 million with Corporate United, a group purchaser for more than 240 companies nationwide.
The contract with Corporate United, one of the nation's largest indirect group purchasing organizations,...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Embattled Darden Restaurants offered Tuesday to replace eight of its 12 board directors as the company also warned about another weak quarter for Olive Garden.
Darden Restaurants Inc. chairman Charles Ledsinger and seven other members have offered to...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 10:47 AM
•The Office Depot Foundation donated 4,000 new sack packs containing school supplies to several local nonprofit organizations, schools and agencies. They included: BASE Camp Children's Cancer Foundation, Coalition for the Homeless of Central...
| Sep 3, 2014
A new Penny Mustard Furnishings store opened last week at Orland Park Place mall in Orland Park next to Dick's Sporting Goods.
The store is about 21,000 square feet and is the Wisconsin-based furniture retailer's fifth Chicago-area store. It used to...
| Aug 30, 2014
Shoppers know they can find deals every week at Zales, Office Depot, Staples and Best Buy. Yet these same stores also offer some of the worst deals in the retail world — branded credit cards with annual percentage rates that exceed 25 percent.
| Aug 17, 2014
Despite strong job creation, South Florida gets fewer financial incentives from the state than Florida’s other large metro areas, a new state report shows.
The reason: Open land and office space are hard to come by here, so the region has a...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:19 AM
Mundelein village Trustee Dawn Abernathy questioned at a recent board meeting why the village administration hadn't made more of an effort to purchase office equipment locally.
The board ultimately authorized the administration to pay bills totaling...