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  • Bass Pro Shop
    Free fun, photo, holiday crafts and more at Santa's Wonderland
    Bass Pro Shop is once again hosting their Santa's Wonderland for kids. The wonderland area is set up in their Harrisburg store near the parking lot entrance (back by the giant fish aquarium). New this year are backpack clips – a new one...
  • Riots in Ferguson
    Saul Alinsky’s Rules for Radicals in place last night in Ferguson
    Note: ¨Peaceful protesters do not riot, burn, rob, and destroy. Last night what was urged to be a peaceful protest quickly turned into rioting and mayhem as soon as the Darren Wilson verdict was announced by District Attorney McCulloch as...
  • Chicago Gourmet, a recap
    Chicago Gourmet 2015 ticket pre-sale on Black Friday
    Chicago foodies can be part of the Black Friday shopping frenzy. Chicago Gourmet is offering a pre-sale of 2015 Chicago Gourmet tickets starting at 12 am on Friday, November 28. These specially priced pre-sale tickets will be available while...
  • Join winter solstice campfire to discover falling stars at Robert E. Lee Park
    Join winter solstice campfire to discover falling stars at Robert E. Lee Park
    In only a few weeks winter solstice will arrive welcoming a new season. It is a time to keep warm and comfortable as the snow blankets the ground. On the night of the solstice, the stars will come alive on that magical night. Check out Robert E....
  • Black Friday shoppers
    Tips for getting the best 2014 Black Friday deals without losing your cool
    Black Friday 2014 is just days away and it’s the perfect time to bag some of the season’s hottest deals. However, because of extremely long times, swarms of anxious shoppers, and overworked store employees, Black Friday can also result...
  • Restaurant deals on Black Friday
    Black Friday restaurant deals
    While people run the aisle looking for Black Friday deals, consumers shouldn't forget the restaurant deals. Several restaurants will offer great Black Friday deals on restaurant gift cards. These special offers can be used for gift giving,...
  • Your role as a parent
    Your role as a parent
    Anyone who has been a parent beyond a few years comes to realize it is difficult to change the pattern of their lives and adjust to new situations as easily as they did when they were younger. Nonetheless, it is important that a parent attempt to...
  • Shopping list this week
    Shopping list this week
    I'm an avid money saver and love coupons. Below are my recommendations for shopping until Saturday, November 29. Write a comment letting me know how it went.Rite AidWrapping paper - buy 2 get 1 free!I'll check out the half off Christmas...
  • Massachusetts DOT
    Snow may hamper Thanksgiving travel in the Northeast; AAA offers driving tips
    The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch this morning for Eastern New York and Western New England effective during peak travel times for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. From Wednesday morning, Nov. 26 through Thursday morning,...
  • Stroller recall
    Graco recalls 11 stroller models due to potential fingertip amputation
    The CPSC and popular baby gear manufacturer, Graco, recently announced a massive stroller recall. With 11 different models and approximately 4.7 million recalled strollers included in the U.S. alone, this makes for the largest recall of its kind...
  • Complexions
    One week only: See Complexions Contemporary Ballet for $10 a ticket!
    There's less than a week left for dance lovers to pick up $10 a pop tickets for Complexions Modern Ballet's season at The Joyce Theater, which ends its run on November 30.Though all three of its programs advertise themselves as being child...
  • Circus CIrcus Las Vegas 2014
    Circus Circus Las Vegas: The Walmart of the strip.
    When you think Las Vegas, you think flashing lights, expensive hotels, great buffets and of course gambling. Well, at least that is what I thought of Las Vegas. I know when you think of Las Vegas you also don't think about being on a tight...
  • Shopping tips for Black Friday and beyond
    Shopping tips for Black Friday and beyond
    If you plan to shop on Thanksgiving or Black Friday, you need a game plan to find the best bargains. Back in the day, the planning began when the Thanksgiving newspaper filled with holiday ads arrived at your door.Black Friday shoppers can plan...
  • Artist Shayna Leigh
    Artist Shayna Leigh
    "It's about letting things happen, allowing your inherant strengths to come forward and to get out of the way of ourselves, be the special people you are and know it will get easier" -Shayna LeighLove this Singer/Songwriter/Actress...
  • Neighborhood Slow Zones being installed in parts of Western Queens
    Neighborhood Slow Zones being installed in parts of Western Queens
    Neighborhood Slow Zones, meant to reduce speeding and reckless driving on residential streets, was put into effect in several parts of Western Queens in the beginning of this month. On November 3, NYC Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer...