| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:20 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Although summer has just begun, The Salvation Army is already gearing up for its 2013 Back-to-School Assistance Program. Each year, The Salvation Army helps hundreds of local children by providing them with basic school supplies,...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Lehigh Valley Mall is holding a free Back-To-School event at Lehigh Valley Mall from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday in the Event Court near Macy’s. Families are invited to get ready for school with Simon Kidgits Club by creating a one-of-a-kind bug...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Retail sales rose a smidgen in July, growing 0.2% amid back-to-school shopping even as auto dealers and home goods merchants lagged.
The slight month-to-month uptick represents the fourth straight gain, according to the Commerce Department. Wall...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:34 PM
On behalf of the Aberdeen City PTA, I would like to express a big thank you to the Super 8 East and Jimmy John's for their hospitality for our back-to-school training. We appreciate the support of these two businesses and the entire Aberdeen community...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:23 AM
THIS WEEK’S BACK TO SCHOOL DEALS
If you’re a procrastinator, check out these deals this week for back to school:
click on these links for back to school savings here and school supplies here.
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Whole Foods Market locations in Winter Park and Orlando will give away 900 back-to-school lunches during three back to school events Aug. 11 and 18.
The first 300 children under age 12 to arrive with a parent at each event will get a pre-packed lunch. ...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:14 PM
The back-to-school madness has begun at my house. We're springing for school supplies, loading up our children's online lunch accounts and juggling after-school care.
We won't get a breather even after the schools open their doors in a few weeks. Our...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:23 PM
By most accounts, Maryland Tax-Free Week has been a good way for shoppers to get a limited break from Maryland's 6 percent sales tax.
Timed to coincide with back-to-school shopping in August, shoppers don't have to pay state sales tax when buying most...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 5:05 AM
When my son Eli started first grade last year, he was anxious about the things that most kids fear. What if he didn't like his teacher? Or something was really hard? Or none of his friends were in his class?
The last one was his worst-case-scenario: no...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 4:32 PM
It's the end of summer, and that means another trip to take my daughter back to school. This time out, we made the college run in a 2013 Lexus GX 460. Overall, it provided a capable, if crowded, ride, but......
| Aug 25, 2013
| 12:52 PM
“Congratulations to Fredericksburg, Va., for getting the Hagerstown Suns. It’s obvious it’s a done deal. Unlike Hagerstown, which literally dragged its feet and made it abundantly clear through its actions that it was no longer...