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Blue Top Drive-in building faces uncertain future

Blue Top Drive-in building faces uncertain future

HIGHLAND | The bright neon lights have dimmed at Johnsen's Blue Top Drive-In, a landmark Highland restaurant where carhops served up big burgers and homemade root beer for nearly eight decades.

July 10, 2013 10:00 pm Photos

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How to Take a Bite Out of  Your Family's Food Bills

How to Take a Bite Out of Your Family's Food Bills

If it seems like your grocery store bills are getting bigger, you're not imagining it: food prices are on the rise, and poised to go higher.

January 25, 2013 12:00 am

Food banks, pantries hurting from soaring food costs

CHICAGO | As food costs climb higher, more Chicagoans are turning to food pantries, which in turn are struggling to meet the need in because of rising costs.

February 11, 2012 10:10 pm
Global demand, ethanol fuel food-price hikes

Global demand, ethanol fuel food-price hikes

The continued rise in the cost of corn and other commodities on the global market will be serving up higher food prices at the local table. That doesn't mean, however, that higher grain prices will translate into a banner year for region farmers.

October 03, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Global demand, ethanol fuel food-price hikes

Global demand, ethanol fuel food-price hikes

The continued rise in the cost of corn and other commodities on the global market will be serving up higher food prices at the local table.

October 02, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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BRIAN HOWEY: The brutal jobs vs. deficit dilemma

BRIAN HOWEY: The brutal jobs vs. deficit dilemma

Rod Ratcliff, of Centaur Gaming, asked the most pertinent question of our times the other day.

June 26, 2011 12:00 am
EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Who's to blame for high food prices?

EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD: Who's to blame for high food prices?

If you ever had an economics class, the phrase "supply and demand" might sound familiar to you, but when you're pacing the aisles of the grocery store, do you ever think back to those days when you were sitting in your econ class doodling in your notebook?

February 27, 2011 12:00 am
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