| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Teen apparel brands have been losing their shirts, and it's not a fashion choice.
Against a backdrop of prolonged consumer stinginess, reinforced Friday by reports of a scant monthly increase in August retail sales, an anemic back-to-school...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Temperatures are beachside-balmy. Most Americans haven't thought about their Halloween costumes. Parents are still in back-to-school mode.
But retailers already have visions of profit dancing in their heads.
Kmart aired its first holiday ad last week,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:01 PM
The La Caņada Methodist Church Children’s Center will hold its back-to-school night on Monday, Sept. 23 at 6:30 p.m.
The church will hold its regular morning service on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Programs for youth will also be offered on Sunday. The...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Get warehouse pricing on back to school necessities during Sam’s Club Tax-Free Weekend Open House on Friday through Sunday, which coincides with Florida's sales tax holiday.
Normally, you must buy a membership to shop at the wholesale club....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Suicide. It's a hard word to hear, even harder to say. But it needs to be talked about.
That was the focus of the Suicide Awareness and Prevention forum held last week at Laurel High School: To begin raising awareness in the hopes of reducing this...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Broadway began the slow process of picking itself up out of the fall doldrums last week as a bit of sales momentum returned to the box office -- even as the head count of total theatergoers stayed about on par with the prior frame.
"The Book of Mormon"...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:20 PM
Back-to-school shopping signals the official end to the summer – but it doesn’t have to be a downer.
It’s possible to turn this experience into a way to get your child excited and ready to start a new school year fresh, explains...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Now that Musikfest is over, Artsquest's Summer Family Movie Series resumes at the Levitt Pavilion at SteelStacks in South Bethlehem. Artsquest is holding "back to school night" Tuesday with the free screening of "An American Tail" at 8 p.m. The evening,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Kohl's Department Stores is giving away prizes in a promotion to spur back-to-school spending.
The "Win Great Things Back-to-School Sweepstakes" promotion will run through Sept. 2.
Starting Sunday, shoppers will get one scratch-off game piece for...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Hopping on the wave of back-to-schools specials, Microsoft is cutting the price of its Surface Pro tablet by $100.
The Redmond, Wash.-based tech company is selling the Surface Pro, a tablet capable of running a full version of its Windows 8 operating...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Sunday's was the last day to legally cheat the tax man during Florida’s annual sales tax holiday.
Not having to pay 6 percent tax helps, but parents will still shell out a whopping $634 on back-to-school shopping this year, says the National...