| May 8, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Boston clothing designer Sondra Celli is catching her breath between prepping 30-plus blinged–out bikinis and an army of matching accessories for an upcoming gypsy luau and waiting for the UPS guy to arrive. “Thursdays are a little suicidal,...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 10:41 AM
In its latest retail strategy ahead of the holiday shopping season, Toys R Us will match its prices against competing retailers.
The retailer said that it will offer a "price match guarantee" on all items from Toys R Us or Babies R Us stores.
| Sep 6, 2012
| 2:46 PM
WAKARUSA – If you are looking for bargains, whether its clothes for infants and kids, school supplies, toys or a way to get ahead on Christmas shopping, you may want to head to Wakarusa this Saturday.
The Wakarusa Missionary Church is holding its...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Maryland health officials continued their push to become the first state to ban the sale of bumper pads that line the inside of baby cribs, introducing proposed language Friday for regulations that could go into effect next year.
The regulations would...
| May 10, 2012
By the early 2000s, the flame retardant known as penta had become a villain.
Packed by the pound into couches and other furniture, the chemical was turning up in the blood of babies and in breast milk around the world. The European Union voted to ban...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 3:48 PM
For retailers and shoppers alike, Black Friday is serious business. Last year, more than 140 million shoppers hit the stores the day after Thanksgiving, with some 50 million already pushing shopping carts by 6 a.m., according to the National Retail...
| Aug 5, 2010
It's one thing to return a product mail-in rebate card to save some cash: More than two out of three consumers do, according to a 2009 Consumer Reports survey.
So would you return a card that could potentially save your child's life?
The U.S. Consumer...
| Jun 26, 2010
New moms and dads certainly have plenty to worry about, especially with information in the news about toxic bottles, bedding and even toys. It might seem overwhelming for parents-to-be, but there are several easy ways you can create a healthy home for...
| Dec 9, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Looking for a new way to combine shopping and philanthropy this holiday season? Look no further than Mimâs Gift Shop, located at North Shore Senior …...
| Apr 4, 2011
| 4:34 PM
More than a dozen churches on Chicago’s North Shore have for the second year published a bargain-hunter’s dream: the 2011 rummage sale calendar for April …...
| May 19, 2011
| 4:22 AM
Looking for some fabulous bargains on clothing, housewares, toys and more? Then, don’t miss the opportunity to shop at the 37th annual Boutique at the Rink, May 31- June 4 at the newly renovated Bethlehem Municipal Ice Rink, 345 Illick’s...