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  • Virginia Gazette Last Word for Aug. 30: Back to school; For your own good; Redskins defended

    Virginia Gazette Last Word for Aug. 30: Back to school; For your own good; Redskins defended
    Back to school "I recently learned the 'back to school night' events were not scheduled this year for the middle and high schools. The school 'open houses' are poorly attended due to summer vacations and their early time of 4-6 pm. Work schedules also...
  • Back-to-school 2014: Three days left of summer for students; teachers already hard at work

    Back-to-school 2014: Three days left of summer for students; teachers already hard at work
    Let the countdown to school begin: Between Aug. 30 and Labor Day, that's three days of summer break left for students in area public schools. When students return to school on Sept. 2, they'll meet not only new friends but also new teachers and new...
  • September to be busiest back-to-school month, analyst predicts

     
    Back-to-school promotions showed up in many area stores in mid-July. But now that the kids are back in classrooms -- or headed there soon -- the real shopping will begin, one analyst believes....
  • Church packs good wishes for Lehigh Valley pupils

    Church packs good wishes for Lehigh Valley pupils
    Always this time of year, long ago, we knew the tide of summer was withdrawing, because television would start carrying commercials about such items as blue jeans and notebooks. One commercial in particular had a man calling out "Levi's" in a sort of...
  • Store credit cards have perks, but can be costly

    Store credit cards have perks, but can be costly
    If you've put off your-back-to-school shopping and will be hitting the stores in the next few days looking for last-minute savings, one deal you may want to avoid is the one offered to sign up for a store credit card. Stores often dangle an additional...
  • Tax-free week upon us [Editorial]

    The second week of August marks the annual tax free period where shoppers can save on clothing and shoe items, just in time to make those back-to-school dollars stretch a little further. "All hard-working Maryland moms and dads deserve this annual tax...
  • Letter: Back-to-school bash

    The Bowie Back to School Bash is now history. Teri and I would like to thank Bowie Gym for being a magnificent host for the 11th annual event. It was a smashing success and we had so much fun meeting all the great kids and their parents. So many animal...
  • Community announcements

    Back-to-school game day Banneker-Douglass Museum will host a back to school game day from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 23 at the museum, 84 Franklin St. Students can wear their favorite sports jersey from school or professional sports team and test their...
  • Target cuts forecast as it woos back customers with more discounts

    Target cuts forecast as it woos back customers with more discounts
    (Reuters) - Target Corp cut its full-year earnings forecast as it offers more discounts to attract cash-strapped customers and win over shoppers unnerved by a massive holiday-season data breach. The third-largest U.S. retailer, however, said sales and...
  • Shoppers waiting longer to finish back-to-school list

    Shoppers waiting longer to finish back-to-school list
    Back to school shoppers are waiting a little longer than they did last year to finish their shopping, perhaps to take advantage of end-of-summer deals, the National Retail Federation said Wednesday. The average family with kids in grades K-12 had...
  • Back-to-school coupons: $10 off at Kohl's stacks with 15 percent off

    Back-to-school coupons: $10 off at Kohl's stacks with 15 percent off
    Hot! Hot! Hot! Just in the nick of time for back to school shopping, save $10 on a $30 purchase of kids apparel at Kohl's with a coupon. Best of all, this coupon can be combined with this 15 percent offer, good through Sunday! Use promo code YESKIDS10...
  • READER SUBMITTED: 360 Federal Credit Union "Adopts" Children For Back-To-School

    Joan Allaire, Helping Hands Committee Chairperson at 360 Federal Credit Union announced that the Credit Union has been busy making back-to-school a happy time for two deserving students in the community. Participating in a program of The Network...