| Nov 16, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Brian Gaulding, owner of Shawel's TV & Appliance Co. in Newport News, has big plans for Black Friday season.
Local retailers have to fight to cut through the noise at a time when TV commercials, leaked Black Friday ads, early store opening announcements...
| Nov 9, 2013
The East Lake Historical Society will have its inaugural Heritage Festival from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. today on the grounds of East Lake County Library, 31340 S. County Road 437, Sorrento.
The society will display historical memorabilia collected during the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Bob's Discount Furniture is proud to announce that its co-founder, Gene Rosenberg, has been inducted into the American Furniture Hall of Fame in recognition of his outstanding achievements and contributions to the continued growth and development of the...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Julianne Hough, a white actress, darkens her gorgeous mug, dresses up as a black TV character she admires, and apologizes after she is subjected to an Internet backlash.
Some white idiots in Italy put on blackface for a fashion industry Halloween party....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Asian American civil rights advocates are demanding an apology from Pottery Barn Kids, which has been selling two Halloween costumes -- a kimono and a sushi chef outfit -- that members say they find culturally "offensive."
"It's not that ethnic dress is...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Pottery Barn apologized for selling a Halloween costume of a sushi chef and a kimono that an Asian American civil rights group had complained were culturally offensive.
The retailer confirmed late Monday that the items had been removed from its website....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:58 PM
The cool wisp of fall is on its way in to the Midwest and with it, Halloween. While many choose to celebrate All Hallows' Eve, not everyone takes the same approach to Halloween decorations. One certain thing, Chicago is ripe with places to shop for...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:10 PM
In “An Invitation to Chateau du Grand-Luce,” Los Angeles designer Timothy Corrigan details the five-year restoration of his dream house, and boy, does he dream big: a 45,000-square-foot Neoclassical chateau on 80 manicured acres in the Loire...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
If there's one style that never goes out of style, it's the nautical, beach-inspired look, perhaps because of the nostalgia that it carries with it. (After all, what better childhood memories are there than summer barbecues and sand castle contests at the...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 4:50 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our fabulous freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy so you can save at your all fave stores. Plus, we have dining deals and fun things to do so you can keep on saving right through the weekend.
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:46 AM
Roanoke-based Grand Home Furnishings will buy four West Virginia stores from a competitor. Grand will consolidate some of the stores with its existing locations in West Virginia.
Here is the complete announcement from Grand:
Grand Home Furnishings,...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Channel the inner designer in you and enter the "Dreaming of Design" Matchmaker Round as part of the Mid-Atlantic Home & Garden Show March 1-3 in Virginia Beach.
To participate in the design room challenge, you design your dream 10-by-14-foot room...