| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:21 PM
A Bronx woman says she lost her life savings thanks to two con artists.
The 74 year old was walking along East Tremont Avenue, in the Throngs Neck section, last wednesday when she said a woman approached her from behind.
"She said, Miss, Miss, did you...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 7:26 AM
In the rumor mill is an item that Harpoon Larry's is eyeing a spot at Peninsula Town Center. Both sides say it's too early for that to happen.
Harpoon Larry's is planning to leave its North Armistead Avenue location when its lease is up in 2013, says...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 5:10 AM
Police in Carlisle are looking for two men that stole over the counter medicine from two different CVS locations. On Monday afternoon, employees of the CVS on South West Street were notified by the store on East High Street that two men had just stolen...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:12 PM
HAWTHORNE, Calif. (KTLA) -- A 32-year-old Hawthorne man was charged today with sexually assaulting a woman he met through an Internet dating service.
Arron Henry Robinson is accused of picking the woman up at her residence and driving to a CVS store to...
| Aug 15, 2012
Burgeoning discount chain Family Dollar is opening a store soon at the former CVS Pharmacy building on Broad Street in west Bethlehem. It was not immediately known when the store would open, but the North Carolina-based chain and similar discounters...
| Aug 14, 2012
The usual peek at SOME things I'm looking into for Sunday's Retail Watch column. Deli -- New eatery opened at former Cafe Central space in downtown Allentown. Taste of Soul -- New soul food restaurant in downtown Allentown. Cottage Spice Co. --...
| May 31, 2012
Advance Auto Parts is opening a store on Allentown's Fourth Street next month. The auto parts store is scheduled to open June 4 at 1841 S. 4th St., officials said Thursday. This is merely the latest auto parts store to open in the Lehigh Valley in...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 11:54 AM
When wealthy developer Monty Blakeman died in April, his heirs knew they would inherit his multimillion-dollar estate.
What they didn't know was that the state legislature on May 4 — only 11 days after Blakeman's death — would increase the...
| Jan 6, 2012
Hundreds of Medicare-eligible state retirees or their dependents called state officials in the past week to say that they did not receive new 2012 prescription cards that would enable them to obtain medications they need – and the Office of the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 9:37 AM
A federal judge in the District of Columbia ruled Tuesday that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration can stop two Sanford CVS stores from selling controlled substances, but an appeals court on Wednesday blocked that move.
The measures are the latest...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 3:29 PM
The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration filed legal documents Friday detailing why it wants to block two Sanford CVS stores from selling controlled substances — a measure, federal officials have said, that is part of the agency's efforts to...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Chicago's largest operator of assisted living homes for the poor was looking to grow its business when it decided to add a new member to its legal team: the law firm of House Speaker Michael Madigan.
Within months of that decision, the most powerful...