| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Tucked into the corner of an administrative building, awash with the hush-hush of important work, an earth-toned room was occupied by furniture, books and knickknacks.
And there it lay — smack-dab in the center.
A curvy black case, held together...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The folding bike is riding the cycling commuter wave, and the clever engineering is making it quicker than ever to carry on a subway or in a car trunk. Now found in some regular bike shops as well as specialty urban-transportation stores, better designs...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Readers commonly write in to ask questions or offer advice in response to Savvy Shopper articles.
I love hearing from you. This is a grab-bag of inquiries posted by Savvy Shopper readers. Have your own question? Email email@example.com or post...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 8:32 PM
The guest-services kiosk at Fashion Outlets Chicago, the gargantuan new high-end outlet mall near O'Hare International Airport, rents strollers, wraps gifts, changes currency and can even get your clothes dry-cleaned within 24 hours. But its unlikeliest...
| Jul 21, 2013
After a lifetime of traveling internationally and paying zillions of dollars for going over the weight limit, I have changed my gluttonous, overpacking ways. I am now Someone Who Packs Light.
To wit: I have been living for nearly three months out of a...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:52 PM
The following items were taken from police reports:
•The owner of a gray 2010 Chevy Malibu reported four two-inch-long scratches on the trunk of the car July 11 after it was parked overnight in the lot of the Motel 6, 441 W....
| Jan 27, 2013
Barbara Brotine bought her small Samsonite suitcase in December for flights like the one she took on JetBlue last Sunday.
The bag is big enough to hold a laptop and a change of clothes and small enough to fit under an airplane seat, allowing her to skip...
| May 21, 2013
| 2:21 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- California retailers may be liable for large money awards if they falsely advertise that their products are on sale.
A federal appeals court Tuesday revived a potential class-action lawsuit against Kohl’s Department Stores for...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' upcoming awards for Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation will honor innovators whose filmmaking inventions were used in such films as "Avatar," "The Incredible Hulk" and "U2 3D."...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:35 PM
"Mad Men" sets: It's Season 5, and Don Draper has a new apartment. Set decorator Claudette Didul walks us through Don's new home -- how the look was put together, and where pieces came from....
| Apr 2, 2012
| 11:03 AM
SO YOU'RE TELLING ME THERE'S A CHANCE?!
Not just a chance. Sounds like this is actually happening.
ComingSoon.net was told the news at the press junket for the Farrelly Brothers upcoming "Three Stooges" film....
So we've always wanted to do a sequel...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:00 PM
Steven James Harrison, 55, passed away Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, at his home in Hagerstown, Md.
Born in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Betty Ellen Harrison and Kenneth L. Harrison.
He attended schools in Hagerstown and was a member of the 1973...