black friday 2012

Why Do They Call It Black Friday?
By now, we're all used to the phrase "Black Friday", as the day after Thanksgiving and the official start of the Christmas shopping season. In most cases, it's the busiest shopping day of the year. But, how did the name come about?
Things Not to Buy on Black Friday
It's almost here!  No, not Thanksgiving.  Black Friday shopping.  Its the day people fight traffic and wait in line for hours for the best deals of the holiday season.  Although those shiny new gadgets may seem like a good price, there are some things you shouldn't buy …
Target: Thanksgiving Target
Target is finding itself to be a target -- of an online petition asking it not to open its stores on Thanksgiving night. Over 200,000 people have signed the petition at Change.org asking the retail giant to give its employees a break and wait until the morning of Black Friday to open.
Black Friday Shopping Tips
Black Friday shopping is just around the corner.  Many stores are getting a jump start by opening Thanksgiving night.  If you're planning to head out into the crowded stores to get the best deals, here's a few tips to keep in mind.
Best Black Friday Deals in Utica
Black Friday shopping may be a thing of the past with more stores opening earlier this year.  Many opened at midnight for the first time last year to keep up with demand.  This year, some stores are opening Thanksgiving night to the disappointment of many workers who want to spend the day eating tur…