Wednesday, December 12, 2012
People waited at Jewel stores in Elmhurst for hours to get their hands on the golden treat.
A bake sale of epic proportions is taking place online now that Hostess has delivered what it says is absolutely the final shipment of Twinkies. Shoppers all over the Chicago area want to get in on the gold rush. The price for a box on popular auction websites has fluctuated, from about $10 to tens of thousands of dollars. As of Tuesday night, they were selling on Amazon.com for as high as $52.95 a box. Last month, they were going for $200,000 on eBay. Making money was on the minds of many of the 50-plus people who swarmed the Jewel-Osco on Butterfield Road in Elmhurst Tuesday night. But the staff seemed ill-prepared for the grabby mob. Managers at both Elmhurst Jewel locations had said by phone Tuesday afternoon that trucks would be …
Monday, July 23, 2012
Police say two suspects involved.
This story has been updated with information from the FBI. -------------------------------------------------- Elmhurst police were dispatched to a bank robbery at the TCF Bank inside the Jewel-Osco at York and Butterfield Road at 12:30 p.m. Monday. The dispatch report, which came in at 12:28 p.m., reads that the suspects are two black men, "gun implied." The store was busy with shoppers going about their business. No injuries were reported. Police officers at the scene said they could not comment, but information likely will be provided later by the Chicago office of the FBI.
Monday, January 24, 2011
This colorful dish takes less than 15 minutes to prepare from start to finish!
I used egg linguine here but I think regular pasta of any kind would be better. The sauce was outstanding and provided an abundance of color and nutrition with just a few ingredients! 1 pkg linguine or other pasta 1pkg washed spinach drained can of white beans 1 small container of small tomatoes, halved 4 cloves garlic, chopped a few glugs of good olive oil, seasonings and a little parmesan cheese