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Black Friday (shopping)

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  • Calvary Lutheran schedules German Christmas service

    I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and for those brave souls who shopped on Black Friday that they survived the experience. The Calvary Lutheran Church will be holding its Christmas service in German Dec. 17 at 4 p.m. German Christmas carols...
  • Black Friday Revolt at Target

    Black Friday Revolt at Target
    Update: Kohl's is the latest retailer to announce it is opening doors at midnight on Black Friday in Baltimore. And the retailer says it will remain open 24 hours on Friday. It also promises to award customers $15 cash for every $15 spent at Kohls.com...
  • Havre de Grace businesses see boom from Small Business Saturday

    Havre de Grace merchants got a boost from the nationwide Small Business Saturday initiative the day after Black Friday that was sponsored by American Express. Brigitte Peters, Havre de Grace marketing and tourism manager, said the day was a success for...
  • Editorial: Holiday shopping

    In a more economically naive time, making reference to the Friday after Thanksgiving as Black Friday was something of an insider's comment. Most definitely, it had become a major shopping day long before the promise of door busters (another term once...
  • FedEx predicts busiest shipping day in its history

    FedEx predicts busiest shipping day in its history
    On a day expected to be the busiest in FedEx's 40-year history, Diane Maleski got to work extra early — at 4:30 a.m. That was long before the first trucks arrived from the airport bearing parcels that would be piled onto conveyor belts, sorted by...
  • For churches, busy Christmas season 'tiring … but so uplifting'

    For churches, busy Christmas season 'tiring … but so uplifting'
    Immediately before the first of eight Christmas Eve services begins at his church, the pastor of St. Louis Parish will seek out his favorite chair and briefly, yet blissfully, nod off. The Rev. Msgr. Joseph L. Luca finds that quick rejuvenation of the...
  • Colleges must respect donor intent

    The five weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day are the equivalent of "Black Friday" for charities, which receive nearly half of their annual donations during the holiday season, according to a Charity Navigator survey. Colleges and...
  • Bargain-hunting consumers grant stores' fondest wishes this shopping season

    Bargain-hungry consumers went on a spending spree over the post-Thanksgiving weekend, sparking hope of a better-than-expected holiday season for retailers. But stores will need to keep promoting heavily to meet - if not beat - last year's holiday sales,...
  • Should Florida establish a bear-hunting season?

  • On a roll Easter Sunday at Sawgrass Mills

    On a roll Easter Sunday at Sawgrass Mills
    Once again, Sawgrass Mills in Sunrise will be open on Easter Sunday. Now, before you get all hot under the collar (like when Black Friday crept into Thanksgiving), remember that no one is forcing you to go shopping. So go to church. Enjoy your...
  • ACC football schedule features U.Va. at Virginia Tech on Black Friday

     ACC football schedule features U.Va. at Virginia Tech on Black Friday
    Virginia and Virginia Tech fans barely will have finished their second helping of Thanksgiving Day vittles before the Black Friday kickoff in next season's installment of the annual football rivalry. The unique Friday, Nov. 28 date of the U.Va.-Tech...
  • Teel Time: Virginia Tech-U.Va. game curious Black Friday choice for ACC

    Teel Time: Virginia Tech-U.Va. game curious Black Friday choice for ACC
    Schedule unveilings always send fans, media and ops directors scrambling to book hotels and flights for the upcoming season – keyboard jockeys are addicted to Marriott points – but otherwise, since opponents have long been known, Wednesday&...