Holiday shopping

Wrappers at the Cherry Hill Mall are helping to play the role of Santa’s little helpers, for last minute shoppers.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
December 24, 2018 - 12:38 pm
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's last call for shoppers looking to get their loved ones that special gift. For Charla Sinclear, at the Cherry Hill Mall, shopping on Christmas Eve is like a sport, and it's one she's been playing for years. "Because it more exciting. The rush is more exciting...
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Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
December 22, 2018 - 2:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Today is the last Saturday before Christmas, also known as "Super Saturday." Some also call it "Panic Saturday,” but in Old City, panic wasn't the case for many. Despite our best efforts we couldn't find anyone just starting their Christmas shopping this weekend. "We...
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
December 07, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The crossroads towns and villages survived, but the surrounding farmland and open space vanished and was replaced with shopping malls, housing developments and industrial parks. Some of those once rural centers are still luring holiday gift-seekers to a more relaxing...
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Dreamstime
November 28, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We've all heard the song "All I Want for Christmas is My Two Front Teeth," but I can assure you that your hosts will be surprised if that's all you show up with. For those flying to see loved ones for the holidays, there...
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Dreamstime
November 26, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In this season of giving, to whom should you not send a gift card? A Utah man received a call telling him that the Grand County Police Department had issued a warrant for his arrest unless he immediately paid the fine that...
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Kimberly Adams
November 24, 2018 - 5:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Hundreds laced up their comfy shoes in Manayunk, so they could do a little bit of walking and a whole lot of shopping on Small Business Saturday. "We are 20 percent off everything full price, 30 percent denim and our cashmere is forty percent off," said Anna Purcell...
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Antionette Lee | KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
November 24, 2018 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For a while, independent bookstores struggled to keep up with competitors like eBooks, Amazon and mega bookstore chains, such as Barnes & Noble, but they are making a comeback. Did you know #indiebookstores -- are making a comeback?-- I checked in on #Philly ’s...
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Museum Shop Sunday
Courtesy of the Barnes Foundation
Ian Bush
November 24, 2018 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For people who are not all "shopped out" after Friday's bargain bonanza, Sunday brings a special event at some stores that many might not have considered on their holiday lists. Gift shops at Philadelphia museums carry a lot of unique items — and most of the time, a...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
November 23, 2018 - 6:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mother Nature hasn’t been generous to Black Friday bargain hunters, especially the ones who are doing their shopping outdoors in these chilly conditions at Philadelphia’s Christmas Village. Despite some pretty cold temperatures outside, shoppers are still out in full...
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(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
November 23, 2018 - 6:14 pm
By Joseph Pisani and Anne D'Innocenzio NEW YORK (AP) — Cozy sweaters and soft pajamas are in for adults. Kids, meanwhile, are asking for board games featuring fake poop and pimples. Those are just some of the trends expected this holiday season, when shoppers are projected to spend as much as $720...
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