This week find clothing bargains for your family at Deb's Walk-in Closet, find fruit on sale at Stop & Shop, and save on your next visit to Edaville Railroad.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Lois Black
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
1) Deb's Walk-In Closet, Marlborough. Frugal Moms love consignment shops. You can put together an outfit for a night out, build a work wardrobe if you've started a new job, or get some new clothes for your fast-growing children, all at a low cost. I recently had the pleasure of visiting Deb's Walk-In Closet, our area's newest consignment shop. Debbie Scannell's shop is located at 286 West Main Street, next to D'Angelos. Inside this nicely organized shop you will find something for everyone in your family, including clothing for infants, children, juniors, misses, plus-size, and men, as well as accessories, shoes, fashion jewelry, housewares, small furniture, and glassware. There is a nice variety of styles and price ranges. Whatever your …
Find the right price for breakfast staples and a Valentine's centerpiece idea!
- VALENTINE'S DAY GUIDE
- Lois Black
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Marlborough families have many grocery shopping choices and many opportunities to save money. Within the past year a new supermarket chain has opened a store in our area and our local big box stores have now started offering fresh groceries. The drug stores also sell grocery items. With all this abundance comes the need to shop very carefully and understand prices. On Monday I took a ride to the larger stores near my home to find out what the prices are this week for the breakfast staples that my family enjoys. The stores I visited were Hannaford, Target and Price Chopper in Marlborough and Walmart in Hudson. Below are my findings. I realize that not everyone would choose to buy these items, especially if you have a food allergy or a …
This week I found 5 cool deals, including restaurant specials, groceries on sale, and free ice cream!
1. Specials at Fish Restaurant: Oysters in their new oyster bar, $1 each Sunday through Thursday 4 to 6 p.m.; Twin Lobsters $20.00. Recently remodeled, Fish is located at 29 South Bolton St. 2. On Sale at Hannaford this week: Bartlett Pears $1 per pound; 3 count package Romaine Lettuce Hearts, $2 each; Green Seedless Grapes, $1.49 per pound; Cantaloupe, $1.79 each. Prices good until Sept. 24. See the Hannaford weekly flyer for details on these and other offers. 3. On sale at Target: Crest Vivid White 3-D Refreshing Mint Toothpaste - 5.8 oz. for $2.99 and get a free single Oral-B manual toothbrush (up to a $4.99 value) when you buy any $2.99 or more Crest toothpaste; Pampers and Huggies Jumbo pack diapers and training pants $9.49, get a $5 …