Nintendo Switch’s big challenge: luring casual gamers

March 3, 2017 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

David Flores, 34 years old, right, and his wife Nao Imoto, 31 years old, show off Nintendo’s newest computer game consoles “Switch” at a retail store Bic Camera in central Tokyo. Friday, March 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) NEW YORK (AP) — With three kids and constant travel for work, John Hussey jumped at the [&hellip...

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Peppers Grill & Bar

March 3, 2017 • Dining GuideComments (0)

Ever had a bad case of the Mondays? Do you just need to have some good food and a cold beverage in your life? Peppers Grill & Bar wants to cure you of those ailments and invite you to partake in Monday night therapy at one of the most relaxed lounges in...

Fat finger: Typo caused Amazon’s big cloud-computing outage

March 2, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif. Amazon’s cloud-computing service Amazon Web Services experienced problems in its eastern U.S. region, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, causing widespread problems for thousands of websites...

US stock indexes pull back from record highs; Oil falls

March 2, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

The New York Stock Exchange is prepared for the IPO of Snap Inc., Thursday, March 2, 2017. The company behind the popular messaging app Snapchat is expected to start trading Thursday after a better-than-expected stock offering. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan) Banks...

US average 30-year mortgage rate falls to 4.10 percent

March 2, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Wednesday, March 1, 2017, photo, a model home is open, at lower right, for potential buyers of either new construction or newly-built homes in a housing development, in Zelienople, Pa. Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell during the week, breaking a...

McDonald’s lays out plan it hopes can reverse drop in visits

March 1, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

This Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017, photo, shows the golden arches at sunset at a McDonald’s restaurant in Robinson Township, Pa. McDonald’s Corp. says it will launch mobile order-and-pay and curbside pickup in the U.S. toward the end of 2017. (AP...

Lured by deals, car buyers go for SUVs, pickups in February

March 1, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, photo, Chevrolet cars sit on the lot of a dealer in Pittsburgh. Strong demand for pickups and SUVs helped brighten February 2017 for the U.S. auto industry. Overall sales of new vehicles were expected to fall slightly from...

Record highs for US stocks; Dow crosses 21,000-point mark

March 1, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

A board above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange shows the Dow Jones industrial average closing number above 21,000, Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Banks and other financial companies led U.S. stocks sharply higher, pushing the Dow Jones industrial...


Wakefield Oil Co.

March 1, 2017 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

On behalf of the Wakefield family, we would like to thank all those who reached out and offered their condolences for the passing of Wendell Wakefield. The community outreach and support our family felt was greatly appreciated. Wakefield Oil Co. will continue...

Amazon cloud storage failure causes widespread disruption

February 28, 2017 • BusinessComments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon’s cloud-computing service, Amazon Web Services, is experiencing an outage in its eastern U.S. region, causing unprecedented and widespread problems for thousands of websites and apps. Amazon is the largest provider of cloud...