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Stellar Season for Retailers? Probably Not

December 1, 2008

Leftover turkey was barely in the fridge Thanksgiving night when thousands of people headed out the door to go shopping. Some retailers wanting to capitalize on the most profitable shopping day of the year – the day after Thanksgiving known as “black Friday” – opened their stores at midnight. One popular destination – the Prime Factory Outlet stores in Jeffersonville. Meanwhile a professor of retail merchandising at Ohio University predicts a less than stellar season for retailers

Columbus Christians celebrate Good Friday

21, 2008

Christians around the world celebrate Good Friday today, many of them through fasting and repenting of sins. A group of Columbus Episcopalians walked around the statehouse reenacting Christ’s footsteps to the His crucifixion.

Two Views of Holiday Shopping

24, 2006

The holiday shopping season opened before dawn on the day after Thanksgiving.