Saturday, December 22, 2012
A look at the hot toys for tots this holiday season.
Every holiday season, the mailbox fills with the latest toy catalogs. Children peruse the pages as they scribble their lists, daydreaming about what they will find under the tree come Christmas morning. Parents pull out their pocketbooks, spending hard-earned cash as they anticipate the joy on those little faces. What will be the runaway favorites this year is always a guess, but here are some of the latest trends, mixed with tried-and-true perennial favorites. jChews Smartphone teether by Jellystone No tears for parents or babies. Babies love nothing more than to gum Mom and Dad’s cell phone, but now they’ll be too intrigued with their own smartphone to chew on. The Jellystone smartphone teether comes in seven funky colors and is BPA …
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Find out what’s in before you head out to do your holiday shopping.
Making sure to put just the right presents under the tree for kids can be a trick even for Santa. If you’re hoping to find out what’s hot before you head out to shop we’ve put together a few suggestions. Retailers themselves are generally the best judges of what’s in. Here are what some of the biggest toy retailers in the area and beyond are saying: Toys ‘R’ Us This retailer has a Top 15 list of toys for boys and girls. Some of its suggestions include: To see the full list, visit Toys ‘R’ Us online. Target This store agrees with Toys ‘R’ Us on a few counts, but has its own suggestions, as well. They include: To see the full list of suggestions, visit Target online. Walmart This retailer has an extensive list of hot toys for the holidays. …
Saturday, August 11, 2012
The new promotion helps give back to local schools in gift cards.
- BACK TO SCHOOL
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Back to school is just around the corner. In Summit, public school classes start Sept.6. But, before students return to the classroom, you can help their schools earn valuable Target gift cards. From now to Sept. 8, residents can help their schools earn money by visiting the Give With Target website and voting for which local school they want to receive the gift cards. For every 25 votes, Target will send the school a $25 gift card. Brayton Elementary is getting close with 15 votes. Voting is free and is done via registration with Facebook. Each eligible voter is only permitted to vote once per week and must be 13-years-old or older to vote. A gift card can go a long way in helping a teacher purchase supplies for the classroom–so start …
Monday, December 26, 2011
Before you head out to the store to replace it, tell us about the Christmas- present debacle of 2011 that you must rectify immediately!
It might be the season to be jolly, but this is the day to return the folly. Got a present you wouldn't consider regifting? Can't believe he/she still gets the the size or color wrong? Maybe even Santa made a mistake this year (hey, he does have billions of deliveries to make). Local merchants and big-box stores all over Union County will be open early for this day of returning. You also will be able to take advantage of some after-Christmas bargain shopping in your favorites shops. The Target in Clark, as well as other branches throughout Union County, will be opening their doors at 8 a.m. and featuring big discounts for bargain-hunters or those looking for something, anything, that is an upgrade to the present they unwrapped on …