Fairway Market will go public today and could soon be worth more than fancy-food competitor Whole Foods. Bloomberg reports that the supermarket chain's IPO is scheduled to be $453.6 million. The company, which currently has 12 stores throughout the East Coast and aims to expand to more than 300 shop ... More >>
Facebook wants your money!
The social networking behemoth filed its initial public offering today, so now you will soon be able to spend time and cash on the site by becoming a stockholder. (It's the American way!)
Facebook, which was birthed in a Harvard dorm some 8 years ago, the New York ... More >>
Rajiv Pandey, a 33-year-old Long Island man, is accused of making a bomb threat Friday to the Long Island Power Authority because he was upset at losing his power during Hurricane Irene. The Daily News reports Pandey "called the newsroom at News 12 Long Island, warning he would place a bomb i ... More >>
It might be time for you to start rethinking what part of your produce should end up in the trash. Rinds and peels can be put to good use.
A profile of Anne Saxelby of Saxelby Cheesemongers, which was just named Manhattan's Small Business of the Year.
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Former Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, a longtime adviser to Barack Obama, is "in talks" to work in a senior communications role at Facebook, Andrew Ross Sorkin reports at the New York Times' DealBook blog. Gibbs' role would lend the company some press savvy legitimacy ahead of the company's ma ... More >>
Facebook, which the Wall Street Journal calls "one of the world's hottest technology companies" (have you heard?), will likely go public this year as its shareholders surpass 500 in number, forcing the company to either disclose its financial information "or go public by April 2012." This com ... More >>