FLX Today: How much is too much for a Thanksgiving turkey? Wegmans pushes the limits! (video)
How much is too much for a fully-cooked turkey? While going out to eat is not uncommon on holidays like Thanksgiving, a pre-cooked turkey from Wegmans has an eye-popping price tag. How much does it ... more
Is Friendsgiving a holiday?
The term "Friendsgiving" has become more relevant over the years, and focuses on the idea of a close group of friends gathering to have their own Thanksgiving-style dinner. It has grown in popularity since the ... more
Dance students from Ithaca dance school to perform at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Students from Armstrong Dance School in Ithaca, New York will be making their way to the 96th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to perform this year. A total of 19 students will be in attendance. The ... more
Turkey shortage in U.S. has prices rising ahead of Thanksgiving
If you eat a turkey every year for Thanksgiving, expect prices to keep rising thanks to a shortage in the U.S. The supply plain is being heavily impacted this year thanks to the bird flu ... more
Inflation and Thanksgiving: Prices are soaring just in time for holiday dinners
Inflation has already made grocery shopping unaffordable for Americans, and now it's increasing just in time for Thanksgiving and holiday dinners. Graphic courtesy of the Farm Bureau Americans are expected to pay record breaking prices ... more
Everything you need to know about Target and Black Friday weekend
Target has made the decision to adjust their store hours for Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend, even as people struggle to make last minute purchases for their dinners. Target will remain closed on Thanksgiving Day ... more
Will banks be open on Black Friday this year?
Many businesses, including banks, close for federal holidays like Thanksgiving, but what about Black Friday the next day? Black Friday and Thanksgiving go hand in hand at this point and works almost as the bridge ... more
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 ... more
Retailers like Target, Walmart and Best Buy will remain closed for the Thanksgiving holiday
Many people had gotten used to shopping for Black Friday on Thanksgiving Day before the pandemic. This year, some of the biggest stores are giving their workers the holiday off. On Monday, the chief executive ... more
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 ... more
Thanksgiving: Everything you need to know to carve, brine, and cook a turkey
Cooking the turkey for Thanksgiving may arguably be the hardest part for some people. There are many steps that go into making in the perfect dinner for your family. By following a few laid out ... more
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 ... more
FLX WEEKLY: Montezuma Winery winemaker Phil Plummer & Thanksgiving Weekend (podcast)
WATCH LIVE AT 11:00 AM! Montezuma Winery winemaker Phil Plummer is in-studio with Cayuga Lake Wine Trail director Katherine Chase, Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi to preview the Thanksgiving holiday weekend ahead. Also, we'll learn ... more
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 ... more
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., ... more
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 ... more
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 ... more
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 ... more
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 ... more