Thursday, November 22, 2012
Ready, get set, go shopping! The bargain hunting starts early this year, so Patch has compiled the best big box discounts to give you a head start.
If you want the best Black Friday deals, you'll barely have enough time to gobble down your turkey; forget about your pumpkin pie. Stores are opening earlier than ever on Thanksgiving to grab Black Friday shoppers. Toys 'R Us, Walmart, Kmart and Sears open their doors at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Target opens at 9 p.m. Many others open at midnight or very early Friday morning. Several stores are offering waves of doorbusters. Many also are advertising online deals, which include free shipping, and Black Friday prices all day Thanksgiving. The early start to Black Friday has even prompted some opponents to start petitions against the practice. Here's everything you need to know about Black Friday. Read on for more specific deal information. …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Thirty people across 19 states have reported salmonella food poisoning linked to the contaminated nut butters.
The voluntary recall of salmonella-tainted peanut and almond butter has expanded beyond Trader Joe’s stores to include more than 70 products sold nationwide. Stores that carry products named in the recall include national chains with stores in White Lake and near Highland, including Target and Walmart. The almond and peanut butters were manufactured between May 1 and Sept. 24. Sunland, Inc. is the manufacturer of the peanut and almond butter, which are sold under a variety of brand names, including Target's Archer Farms brand and Earth Balance. Thirty people across 19 states have reported salmonella food poisoning that was later linked to the contaminated nut butters, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. About two-…
Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Target is giving away gift cards; let's put a Huron Valley school at the top of the list!
Target could give up to $10,000 to a Huron Valley-area school. Here's how to help make it happen. Through the Give With Target initiative, the company will give schools a $25 gift card for every 25 vote it receives — so if a school receives 100 votes, it will receive a $100 gift card. There is a maximum gift card donation of $10,000 per school and $2.5 million total. You can vote once a week through Sept. 8, and know that Facebook will ask to publish your vote on the Target page. Here's the full list of Terms and Conditions. As of Monday evening, there was not a Michigan school among the top vote-getters. Go vote — then spread the word!