• Locations: News Published

    What a Kroger-Albertsons merger might mean for consumers

    The largest retail grocery chain merger in U.S. history — between Kroger Co. and Albertsons Cos. — is estimated to be a $24.6 billion acquisition. Last October, Kroger announced the complex deal to acquire Albertsons that would pay all shareholders $34.10 a share. The proposed merger, if approved by federal… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Carbondale Marketplace aka Willits 2.0?

    Opinion by Frosty Merriott

    For two decades and through two public referendums, many of us in Carbondale — think Town Mothers or simply citizen activists — struggled and labored, marched and met to have development along Highway 133 done right. We wanted just the right development,read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Francisco case continued

    The saga of the Michael Francisco case goes on. A hearing in Carbondale Municipal Court on Monday, April 26, was over almost as soon as it began, resulting in another continuance.

    Citizens packed the courtroom — as many as the spaced seating inside Town Hallread more →