- February 15, 1999
- Love Bites
This Valentine's, stick with the tried-and-true -- but not the expensive or stodgy. Chocolates plain and fancy that'll ensure a mouthful of kisses.
- December 14, 1998
- Package Deals
Your presents may look too pretty to unwrap -- but these bulk prices on ribbons and papers will keep you smiling as your loved ones do it anyway.
- March 26, 2001
- The Ride Stuff
No one knows the streets of New York -- or the equipment you need to navigate them -- like bike messengers. Here, they deliver the goods on how to get around.
- July 24, 2000
- Beach Bag Bingo
Straw votes: Surf, salt, and sunblock won't wreck these grown-up sand pails -- and at these prices, you won't have to dig too deep.
- July 30, 2001
- Lime Fever
The sipping point: Whether wasting away solo or on a cheap date, walk a straight line to one of our favorite margarita bars, and you won't freeze your assets.
- May 10, 1999
- Take a Bike
For the tire-less shopper: At these pedal pushers, you won't get shafted when you're shopping for gear(s). But you'll have to supply your own bell for the handlebars.
- February 18, 2002
- These Buds for You
Stylin', sized-down arrangements from the city's top florists will blow your sweetie away (without draining your bubbly budget).
- August 27, 2001
- Beauty and the Heat
Don't hit fall looking like something summer dragged in -- with these markdowns, you can look like a million bucks without spending nearly as many.
- July 19, 1999
- Net Gains
The ball's in your court: Great prices abound on racquets, accessories, clothing, and even court fees. But you're on your own about that backhand.
- July 12, 1999
- That's a Wrap
Sarong, good to know ya! From Nairobi to Bali, broiling summers are a way of life. So take a cue and try the insider's way to beat the heat: Tie one on.