holiday shopping http://wrvo.org en Dangerous toys list released for holiday season http://wrvo.org/post/dangerous-toys-list-released-holiday-season <p></p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 12:28:53 +0000 Ellen Abbott 48735 at http://wrvo.org Dangerous toys list released for holiday season Giving Tuesday promotes central New York's non-profits http://wrvo.org/post/giving-tuesday-promotes-central-new-yorks-non-profits <p></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 12:57:22 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47927 at http://wrvo.org Giving Tuesday promotes central New York's non-profits Store owners gear up for Small Business Saturday http://wrvo.org/post/store-owners-gear-small-business-saturday <p></p><p>Away from the hustle and bustle of Destiny USA and Great Northern Mall, mom and pop shops throughout the region are working hard to promote their own version of Black Friday -- Small Business Saturday.<br /><br />The city of Oswego is no different. Bill Riley, owner of the River's End Bookstore, has embraced the event since its creation several years ago. His store is hosting two local authors on Saturday, including former political cartoonist Frank Cammuso and award winning author Laurie Halse Anderson.<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:55:45 +0000 Gino Geruntino 47840 at http://wrvo.org Store owners gear up for Small Business Saturday Destiny USA expects massive crowds on Black Friday http://wrvo.org/post/destiny-usa-expects-massive-crowds-black-friday <p></p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 14:32:18 +0000 Ellen Abbott 47839 at http://wrvo.org Destiny USA expects massive crowds on Black Friday Black Friday alternative at Watertown craft sale http://wrvo.org/post/black-friday-alternative-watertown-craft-sale <p></p><p>On Black Friday, people&nbsp;cram into stores, treating shopping like a full-contact sport. Others hold off for a calmer experience in front of their computer screens on Cyber Monday. But some people still want a fun, communal holiday shopping experience – minus the chaos.</p><p>Watertown's annual holiday craft fair is a good option for less competitive shoppers, or people searching for a few unique items. This Sunday, two floors of the Dulles State Office Building will fill with local vendors.</p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Joanna Richards 47727 at http://wrvo.org Black Friday alternative at Watertown craft sale