Notes from the 8/24/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 8/24/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  •  Red Plum has no unique coupons.
  • Smart Source has no unique coupons.
  • USA Weekend has no grocery coupons.

Notes from the 8/17/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 8/17/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  •  Red Plum has:
    • $.35/1 Indiana Kitchen bacon, expires 10/31/14.
    • $1.00/1 Indiana Kitchen boneless pork loin, expires 10/31/14.
  • Smart Source has no unique coupons.
  • USA Weekend has:
    • $3.00/1 Stopain GEL twin pack “redeemable only at Walgreens,” expires 11/9/14.
    • $2.00/1 Stopain product (excluding the GEL twin pack), expires 11/9/14

Notes from the 8/10/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 8/10/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  •  Red Plum has:
    • $.35/1 Aunt Millie’s Homestyle bread, expires 9/30/14.
    • $.35/1 Snack Planet sweet goods, expires 9/30/14.
  • Smart Source has:
    • $.50/1 Rips bite-size licorice 4+ oz, expires 10/31/14.
  • USA Weekend has:
    • $2.00/1 Kerasal NeuroCream, expires 9/30/14.

Notes from the 8/3/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 8/3/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • Neither Red Plum has unique coupons.
  • Smart Source  has:
    • $1.50/1 Glucerna bar multipack, expires 9/28/14.
    • $3.00/2 Glucerna shake multipack, expires 9/28/14.
    • $3.00/1 Ensure Active 4 pack, expires 9/28/14.
    • $3.00/2 Ensure multipacks, expires 9/28/14.
    • $.55/1 any Splenda, expires 9/14/14.
    • $.50/1 Rave 11 oz hairspray AND separate FREE trial size (up to $1.00) instead of the $1.00/1 good on either in the Tribune.
    • $1.00/1 Barilla entree instead of the $.75/1 in the Tribune
  • USA Weekend has no grocery coupons.

Notes from the 7/27/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 7/27/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • Red Plum with Nesquik on the cover has:
    • $1.50/1 Visine 1/2 fl oz or larger, expires 9/30/14. Interestingly, this coupon is in the Tribune’s SS, but where it would be in the Sun-Times tells you where you can print it.
  • Red Plum with Sally Hansen on the cover has no unique coupons.
  • Smart Source with Red Lobster on the cover has:
    • $1.00/2 Post products, expires 9/7/14.
    • $1.00/2 Post kids’ cereals & treats, expires 9/7/14.
  • Smart Source with Healthy Essentials on the cover has:
    • $4.00/1 Refresh Optive Advanced product, expires 8/31/14.
    • $3.00/2 any Refresh products, expires 8/31/14.
  • USA Weekend has no grocery coupons.

Notes from the 7/13/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 7/13/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • Red Plum has:
    • A page of six FIN e-cigarettes coupons, from $10.00/1 to $2.00/1 on a variety of products, all expire 10/1/14.
  • Smart Source has:
    • $2.00/2 Arm & Hammer liquid, powder, or single use laundry detergent, expires 8/23/14.
  • USA Weekend was missing from my paper again, so I am not sure if it had any grocery coupons. I can’t find anything that says it has been discontinued, but that is possible.
  • I got a one-page Pantene flyer with $4.00/2 shampoo or conditions and $2.00/1 treatment or styler coupons, both expire 8/31/14.
  • I got a flyer of Ruby Tuesday coupons.

Notes from the 7/6/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 7/6/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • P&G was in Friday’s paper, as is usually the case.
  • USA Weekend was missing from my paper, so I am not sure if it had any grocery coupons. Please comment here if you found any in yours.

Notes from the 6/29/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 6/29/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • Red Plum has:
      $1.00/2 King’s Hawaiian excluding 4-pack dinner rolls, expires 8/31/14.
  • Smart Source has no unique coupons.
  • USA Weekend has no grocery coupons.

Notes from the 6/22/14 Chicago Sun-Times

Here are some notes of interest to couponers from the 6/22/14 Chicago Sun-Times! Note that ads and flyers can vary by location depending what stores are near you and what they decide to put in your paper. Please keep in mind that the Sun-Times always has fewer coupons than the Tribune, so I am not going to list every coupon that is missing. I will make a note of coupons that are not also in the Tribune, hot coupons included in the Sun-Times inserts, and any noteworthy variations in value.

  • Red Plum has:
    • $.35/1 Indiana Kitchen bacon, expires 8/31/14.
    • $.75/1 Indiana Kitchen pork ribs, expires 8/31/14.
    • $.50/1 5 or 10 oz cherry or strawberry RedVines Fruit Vines bites, expires 8/17/14.
  • Smart Source has:
    • $.65/1 Grey Poupon instead of the $.75/1 in the Tribune.
  • USA Weekend has no grocery coupons, just a 20% off one item Bed Bath & Beyond coupon, expires 7/28/14.