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  • Labor Day 2014: What's open, closed and what should you avoid buying
    Labor Day Monday 2014: What's open, closed and what you should avoid buying
    Labor Day 2014 is upon us, and now's the time to find out what's open, what's closed, and what things we shouldn't open our wallets for while shopping. Labor Day signals the unofficial end of summer, a time when many of us take...
  • Whats open and what's closed on the 4th of July 2014?
    What's open, closed on 4th of July 2014? Post office, banks, store holiday hours
    As the 4th of July holiday rolls around this 2014, people are asking what’s open and what’s closed on Independence Day this year. Not to worry, as a majority of locations — including banks, the post office, retail markets, liquor...
  • Sharks in Orange Beach close it down for a full weekend
    Orange Beach sharks: Almost 150 sharks in water, shore closed for fear of attack
    An Orange Beach sharks scare led to the popular shoreline off the Alabama gulf coast being closed for most of the weekend to all potential swimmers after almost 150 sharks were seen in shallow waters. Although it remains a mystery as to why such a...
  • Paula Deen GA restaurant closed
    Paula Deen restaurant closed abruptly: Uncle Bubba's closes, surprises workers
    Paula Deen's restaurant in Savannah, GA closed suddenly days ago and took workers and customers by surprise. Uncle Bubba's Seafood & Oyster House, co-owned by Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers, shuttered Thursday and the first notice...
  • white house gift shot broke bankrupt barack obama
    White House gift shop goes broke, files for bankruptcy
    "With no sign of economic recovery on the horizon ..."Things are tough all over. If it’s not foreign visitorsat Yellowstone National Park believing they’re under arrest due to overzealous park rangers enforcing a supposed...
  • Food safety inspections are a must
    Is our food and environment safe during a shutdown?
    While our government is in the partial shutdown mode, some of our primary government agencies and services are either closed or are semi-closed. When they can’t function, we are affected. A few of the agency and service shutdowns may not put...
  • Government shutdown, why your fishing, hunting, lodging or camping trip may be ruined
    Government shutdown, why your fishing, hunting or camping trip may be ruined
    The federal shutdown began on Tuesday and all activities are suspended. National Wildlife Refuges, parks, Bureau of Land Management administered lands and national forests will be closed to public access, leaving open only areas that are necessary...
  • Sorry, We're Closed!
    Restaurant Closings!
    Before you venture out to some of Chicago's finest restaurants, you may want to find out if they're even open. Below are just some of the restaurants that have recently closed:1. Grahamwich at615 N. State St.2. West Town Tavern at1329 W....
  • Chicago's Museum Campus
    NATO Summit forces closing of Chicago’s Museum Campus for three days
    The Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium and the Art Institute of Chicago have announced that they will be closed for the entire weekend, May 19-21. The Field Museum will be closed on Saturday and presumably will also be closed the other two days;...
  • Adams Lanes closed.
    Adams Lanes goes out of business
    Another local bowling alley bites the dust. First it was Boulevard Lanes in May; now its Adams Lanes which closed its doors on Foulkrod Street as of June 1st. One former customer identified only as Bill said it was right up there with the demise...
  • New bank closings in Georgia brings the total for 2011 to 42 institutions
    New bank closings in Georgia brings the total for 2011 to 42 institutions
    Two new banks closed their doors in Georgia on Friday, May 20th, bringing the total number of bank failures in 2011 to 42 institutions.5/20/2011 *** GA *** Macon *** Atlantic Southern Bank *** $273.5 million dollar estimated FDIC DIF cost.5/20...
  • JFK airport to reopen at 6 p.m. Monday after blizzard of 2010
    JFK airport to reopen at 6 p.m. Monday after blizzard of 2010
    New York's JFK airport is scheduled to reopen Monday at 6 p.m. ESTCLICK HERE FOR AN UPDATE. JFK airport reopened Monday night.Good news for travelers. New York City has been blanketed in nearly two feet of snow but the sun is shining again in...
  • Six more bank closings on Friday bring yearly total to 160 for 2010
    Six more bank closings on Friday bring yearly total to 160 for 2010
    On Friday evening, six more banks closed their doors, or went into FDIC receivership.12/17/2010 *** FL *** Coral Gable *** The Bank of Miami N.A.*** $64.0 Estimated FDIC DIF cost.12/17/2010 *** GA *** Dawsonville *** Chestatee State Bank *** $75.3...
  • UK snow causes chaos, Heathrow airport shut
    UK snow causes chaos, Heathrow airport shut
    UK snow causes chaos, Heathrow airport shutSan Francisco residents can be happy they only have rain to deal with. It could be a lot worse. Take the UK for example. The country has practically come to a standstill due to snow.Heathrow Airport, for...
  • Snow shuts down London's Heathrow airport
    Snow shuts down London's Heathrow airport
    Snow shuts down London's Heathrow airportIt won't officially be winter until Tuesday, but Europe has already had its fill. Snow forced the closure of London's Heathrow airport today, Saturday, December 18. The airport says it will...