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Holiday shoppers flock to Groupon for discounts

Holiday shoppers flock to Groupon for discounts

Bundled up with a scarf during her self-directed tour of the city on State Street in Chicago’s Loop, Katie Currey, a 27-year-old student said she signed up for Groupon’s email offers but hasn’t bought anything for herself yet. However, Currey said she is considering using Groupon to purchase gifts this holiday season, “the right offer […]

Macy’s Opens New Holiday Season Window Displays

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The Chicago branch of the Macy’s department store opened its new holiday season window displays on November 5, 2011. The store, located on state street in Chicago’s downtown shopping area, is now ready for holiday shoppers. Young and old stopped to look at the Christmas displays titled “Yes Virgina, there is a Santa Claus,” which […]

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New Jobs for Veterans Announced by Obama

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On Wednesday, first lady Michelle Obama announced a pledge of 25,000 jobs for veterans by 2013. The American Logistics Association (ALA), pledged that the 270 companies of their organization, including Tysons foods, Coca-Cola company, Uni-lever and ConAgra, would offer jobs to veterans and military spouses. [View the story “Obama administration announces jobs initiative for veterans” […]

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Greenhouse Garden: Oasis in the City

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Greenhouse Garden: Oasis in the City
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