Articles Tagged ‘Black Friday’

Long Island Businesses After Hurricane Sandy

After Sandy: Some Long Island Businesses Bust, Some Boom

Ivan Sayles, owner of the popular waterfront restaurant Rachel’s Waterside…



A crowd gathers as security guards break up a fight between shoppers waiting in line just as the doors open for Black Friday shopping at Target, Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, in Bowling Green, Ky. Despite a surge of resistance as the sales drew near, with scolding editorials and protests by retail employees and reminders of frantic tramplings past, Black Friday's grip on America may be stronger than ever.  (AP Photo/Daily News, Alex Slitz)

Why Must we Buy? Black Friday’s Powerful Pull

Gravy was still warm. Dallas Cowboys were still in uniform. Thanks were still being given across the country as the pilgrimages to the stores began,…



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Long Island Black Friday Sales 2012 – A Cheat Sheet

Black Friday is just days away and, while many are concerned with where to buy stretchy pants that will fit after Thanksgiving, smart shoppers are…



Hakkius Smith, 16, tries to catch wind and fly a kite in front of a Best Buy store where his family is camped out in Cockrell Hill, Texas, Monday, Nov. 19, 2012. Smith and his family have come early to line up for the shopping deals available the day after Thanksgiving. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Long Island Black Friday Cheat Sheet

Black Friday is just days away and, while many are concerned with where to buy stretchy pants that will fit after Thanksgiving, smart shoppers are…



Black Friday shoppers line up outside of a Kmart store (AP Photo/Statesman-Journal, Timothy J. Gonzalez)

Violence-Marred Black Friday Prompts Concern

Pepper-sprayed customers, smash-and-grab looters and bloody scenes in the shopping…



OCCUPIED: Protestors from a consortium of Long Island peace and justice groups held an Occupy Black Friday rally outside the entrance to the Smith Haven Mall in Lake Grove to protest corporate greed, the war in Afghanistan and a host of other causes Nov. 25, 2011.

Long Islanders Hold Occupy Black Friday Protest at Smith Haven Mall

Holding signs, shouting chants and standing in solidarity with other…