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First Communion Dresses

Free White Satin Gloves w/purchase of a First Communion Dress!At Khloe's Kloset216 S. Main StNaperville, or in-store purchases apply $7.99 value) Read more ›

New Snowman Scarves keep hat, scarf and mitten matches from getting lost.
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New Snowman Scarves Keep Kids’ Hats, Mittens and Scarves Together

Created by a Chicago Mom with two young children, new Snowman Scarves feature fun, fashionable hat, mitten and scarf sets that are designed to keep … Read more ›

Service Alley – Your Source for Home Service Providers

TribLocal is proud to introduce Service Alley, our new home services marketplace website. Service Alley is a place where you can find, evaluate, contact and … Read more ›

50% off at A Walk 'N Thyme in the State Street Market Shops in Elgin
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Holiday Sale at A Walk 'N Thyme

Just in time for your Christmas shopping, A Walk 'N Thyme at State Street Market Shops 701 N. State Street (Rt. 31)in Elgin has put … Read more ›

Webkinz now 50% off at State Street Market Shops in Elgin
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Webkinz at State Street Market Shops in Elgin

Webkinz are a perfect Christmas gift for kids ages 6 to 13 and adults love them too. Now all Webkinz are 50% off at State … Read more ›

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Wancket Studios offers a gift alternative that tugs at the heart strings not an extension cord

You didn’t quite find everything you were looking for on Black Friday? Now, you’re doing a little catch up on Cyber Monday? Maybe there is … Read more ›

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Give the gift of winter safety with a Performance Unlimited gift certificate

Is someone you love a little behind on having the oil changed in their car? Maybe they haven’t gotten around to winterizing yet. With another … Read more ›

Customers line up outside Best Buy in Schaumburg on Thanksgiving night. The store opened at midnight this year, 3 hours earlier than 2010. (Scott Strazzante/ Chicago Tribune)

Party atmosphere as Best Buy opens doors

Best Buy in South Elgin had a bit of a party atmosphere early Friday morning. As the doors opened at midnight, “Let it Snow” played … Read more ›

Bill Baker, 58, on right, and son Jon Baker, 27, both of Elgin, wait for 40-inch televisions going on sale at midnight at Wal-Mart. (Erin Chan Ding, for the Tribune / November 24, 2011)

Electronics deals draw early crowds at Walmart

Two bright red folding chairs. Those were the first things Bill Baker and his son, Jon, picked up at Walmart in South Elgin, and they … Read more ›

Consumer group releases annual hazardous toy list

Parents have long understood that noisy toys are hazardous for their nerves, but this year a consumer advocacy group is highlighting the threat they pose … Read more ›