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Everything to know about Best Buy and Black Friday

Best Buy has already started many of its sales leading up to the biggest shopping day of the year. Best Buy focuses on electronics, and has also started a Deal of the Day as part of their sales. The deals initially began ... MORE
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Will I get my newspaper delivered on Thanksgiving Day?

People rely heavily on the newspaper delivery to keep up with the news, but does everyone take a break on Thanksgiving Day? It really depends on the publisher. Some journalists want to spend the holiday with their family. This makes readers wonder ... MORE
Holiday, News, Thanksgiving
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Are liquor stores open on Thanksgiving Day?

Americans are getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, but do they need to purchase their alcohol for celebrating ahead of time? Grocery stores are normally open at some point during the holiday, but whether you can buy liquor and wine there depends on ... MORE
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Will the post office be open on Thanksgiving?

On federal holidays like Thanksgiving, all federal offices remain closed, including the post office. This Thanksgiving is the first one in two years for many families where everyone comes together since the pandemic started. With places like the post office closed, many ... MORE
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Is Thanksgiving going to impact benefit payments like Social Security or unemployment?

Some people will notice that they’ll receive their payments on different days than normal next week. This is because payments aren’t typically done on federal holidays. Thanksgiving always falls on the fourth Thursday of Nov., so this year it falls on the ... MORE
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Hours for businesses on Thanksgiving and Black Friday

Thanksgiving is coming quickly, and as many prepare for dinner, others are planning their Christmas shopping. Store hours may vary this year compared to pre-pandemic as staffing shortages are still a major issue. Here are some Rochester area stores and their hours ... MORE
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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for 2021 has new floats and balloons

This year marks the 95th Thanksgiving Day Macy’s Parade. There will be 28 floats in all with six brand new ones. Some of the new floats include a Heinz Gravy boat, a Peacock with cameras to give a birds eye view, a ... MORE
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Thanksgiving: Where can I go out to eat on Thanksgiving Day?

Many people enjoy cooking for big families on Thanksgiving, but others just want some time to relax. With families choosing to spend the holidays together the way they did before, they may opt to go out for food during the holiday. Some ... MORE
Food, Holiday, Life, Thanksgiving
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Today only get your free limited edition Starbucks holiday cup

Today, Thursday, Nov. 18, Starbucks is giving anyone who orders a holiday or fall beverage a free reusable holiday cup. The cup is a limited edition and being given away with the purchase at participating locations. Beverages can be ordered in store, ... MORE
Food, Holiday, Life, Starbucks
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Thanksgiving: Why does the date for Thanksgiving change every year?

Some holidays in the U.S. are the same day every single year, but Thanksgiving Day is not one of them. Christmas will always be Dec. 25 just like Valentine’s Day will always be Feb. 14. Thanksgiving is always in November, and on ... MORE
Holiday, Life, Thanksgiving
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These Christmas songs are most likely to cause an accident while driving

Christmas is coming and many people are listening to their favorite holiday songs to get into the spirit as they drive. In 2019 a study was completed by the South China University of Technology found that songs with faster beats in a ... MORE
Christmas, Holiday, News, Traffic
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Christmas: Real or fake tree doesn’t matter; it’s going to cost more

Halloween has passed and now many Americans are getting ready for Christmas early with Thanksgiving just one week away. People have already purchased trees, and tree farms are seeing record sales that they expect to continue through the holiday season. Unfortunately, the ... MORE
Christmas, Holiday, Life
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Thanksgiving: Recent poll shows two thirds of Americans plan gatherings similar to pre-pandemic

A Monmouth University Poll found that two thirds of respondents plan to have Thanksgiving gatherings similar to pre-pandemic times. 63% of Americans plan to celebrate dinner with the same number of people they did before COVID-19. 5% shared that there will be ... MORE
Holiday, News, Thanksgiving
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Entertainment: Check out the 25 Days of Christmas line up on Freeform this year

Every year during Christmas some channels have always kept tradition. This year is no different as Freeform, formerly ABC Family, unveils their Christmas movie line up for 2021. Check out the schedule below to see what they have in store for their ... MORE
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Reese’s makes a pie sized peanut butter cup for holiday dessert

There’s a new option for dessert this holiday, and it’s a giant Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup. The dessert is called the Reese’s Thanksgiving Pie and is 9 inches around. It’s the biggest Reese’s Peanut Butter cup that exists and weights 3.25 pounds ... MORE
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Holiday parade and tree lighting ceremony happening next weekend in Auburn

The city of Auburn will be holding its annual holiday parade and tree lighting ceremony next weekend. On Saturday, November 27 the city will hold the 34th annual holiday parade. It’s slated to begin at 6 p.m. at the corner of East ... MORE
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What grocery stores and pharmacies are open Thanksgiving Day?

What stores will be open on Thanksgiving? While many retail shopping centers are opting to remain closed on the holiday, many grocery stores are opening for part of the day. Why? Believe it or not, Thanksgiving morning can be a little hectic ... MORE
Business, Holiday, News
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Struggling to pay for Thanksgiving dinner? Here’s how to get help paying for it

Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away, and some low income families are already struggling to make ends meet with the cost of inflation. There are various resources available to those in need when it comes to holiday dinners. A report projected ... MORE
Holiday, News, Thanksgiving