| Aug 1, 2013
| 2:04 PM
With the new school year less than three weeks away, for most young ones getting new clothes is not a big deal.
But that wasn't the case for close to 100 children today who took advantage of a special shopping spree.
Most wouldn't think twice about...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 5:06 PM
Fewer than 20 days after the last bell rang for the 2012-2013 school year, big box retailers launched their annual back-to-school promotions.
Advertisements for 25-cent boxes of crayons and brightly colored displays of glue sticks and notebooks...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Maryland’s annual Tax Free Week will run from Sunday, Aug. 11, to Saturday, Aug. 17.
Consumers can save money during the week by not paying Maryland’s 6 percent sales tax on most clothing and shoes priced under $100 when shopping at local...
| May 6, 2013
For most guys, shopping for men’s underwear is a three-step process:
Step 1: Go to the store.
Step 2: Grab the first multipack you see.
Step 3: Head for the cashier.
And for some, that may require a bit too much thought. After all, who...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 6:55 AM
A college professor who teaches about fashion and a guy who faces challenges when shopping both agree: Don’t be afraid of style and experimentation when buying clothes in big and tall sizes.
As for the traditional advice that big guys should avoid...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Saturday has been designated as Teen Vogue's Back to School Saturday at 100 shopping centers across the country. Participating malls will have fashion events including runway shows, fashion pop-up displays, shopping parties and special promotions.
| Aug 17, 2013
| 2:09 PM
There was plenty of back-to-school shopping going on Saturday at Valley Mall and, for any parents or children who were stumped on what the latest student fashions are, there was a fashion show to offer some tips.
J.C. Penney, The Bon-Ton, Macy’s,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 10:48 AM
Labor Day weekend marks the ninth annual Queen Mary Art Deco Festival in the Port of Long Beach.
From Aug. 30 through Sept. 2, more than 8,000 people are expected to board the Queen Mary to sample Art Deco, an eclectic design style that's been...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:50 PM
The owners of Lili Bridals have opened a plus-size bridal salon called Della Curva on Ventura Boulevard in Tarzana. Della Curva is a full-service brick and mortar bridal salon dedicated to women who wear sizes 16-30. The store offer gowns from top...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:05 PM
It's time to look at this fall's hot new fashions. I heard you've been feeling good about yourself and it's time to take you down a notch.
Have you seen any of these clothes? We are told that "houndstooth is the new black." How many of you want to...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:14 PM
The invitations will be in the mail next week for what promises to be one of the most fun and worthwhile social events on the fall social calendar.
Serving People In Need (SPIN) will celebrate its 25th anniversary Nov. 1 with a gala dinner and concert...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Every Monday and Thursday a truck brings goods from Target to the new Goodwill facility in Hampton.
Serious thrift store shoppers know that when the items with pink tags hit the retail floor, they won't last long.
"This will sell today," says Darick...