Michaels

(DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Update On Michael’s Security Breach

Officials at the Michael’s arts and crafts store chain are offering new information about a cyber-breach into customers’ credit and debit cards. Here is their latest statement and a list of stores and dates of […]

04/18/2014

Photo Credit: Thinkstock

Holiday Shopping Online: Sites For Cyber Monday And Beyond

The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.

11/07/2012

(credit: Thinkstock)

Chicago Back-To-School Guide

There are some great ways to prepare for the school year without stressing yourself or your wallet. Avoid the cookie-cutter look of the big chain stores with these fun, funky area options sure to please any family.

08/03/2012

(credit: Hyacynth Worth)

Winter Crafts For Kids

Though we’ve had a relatively mild winter in Chicagoland area this season, the latest arctic blast and snowstorm have reignited a need for fun, easy indoor crafts. Here are a few we love as well as a few we’ll soon be trying.

01/25/2012

Photo Credit: Thinkstock.com

Tips On Best After Christmas Sale Shopping

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… after holiday sales have begun! Starting the day after Christmas, you can find that most stores holiday merchandise has marked down to nearly 50% off the original pricing…

01/03/2012

(credit: fantasycostumes.com)

Chicago’s Best Halloween Costume Shops

Halloween is right around the corner and the pressure to find the right costume is mounting. If you had great ideas months ago, and now you can’t remember any of them, it’s time to stroll through some of Chicago’s Halloween and costume shops to get ideas for putting together the perfect costume.

10/25/2011

Michaels

Michaels Hit With Another Lawsuit For Card Skimming Problem

The Michaels craft store chain is facing more trouble, now having been hit with a second lawsuit after disclosing its checkout line pin pads were subjected to tampering.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011