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Small Business Saturday: What Deals Will Your Store Have?

Are you an East Meadow business that's participating in Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24? Tell us what sales and specials you're planning for the holiday shopping day.

Across the country, Small Business Saturday has become a day during holiday shopping season that puts the spotlight on locally owned businesses, either through big sales, special events or simple encouragements to support the independently run stores in your neighborhood.

  • Do you own a shop or boutique that will have discounts for that day?
  • Are you a manager at a restaurant that will have special deals for shoppers?
  • Or are you just an avid shopper who has a finely attuned sixth sense that allows you to know when and where all the sales are?

If you answered yes to any of those questions, we want you to spill what you know about shopping for Small Business Saturday bargains. Tell us what special sales and events your business has on tap for Saturday, Nov. 24. And yes, include anything else you might be doing on Thanksgiving, Black Friday and the entire holiday weekend. 

Share your information in the comment portion of this article!

paul November 22, 2012 at 03:01 AM
Hmmmm lets see, for Small Business Saturday I may be going to one of the many Cash for Gold Pawn shops along the Pike. After I get that much needed cash for gold that we sold, I can then get that Tatoo I have always wanted from one of several tatoo shops along the Pike. With any luck I may have some bucks left over so we can buy the new Hookah Pipe at one of the shops on the Pike too..... A new one just opened we may start their... Wow, we have one busy shopping destination on Hempstead Turnpike.... Then with any luck I can buy a gift certificate to one of the wonderful nail salon shops or better yet to an eyebrow threading location for that special someone and present them with it at some of the finest local bars this town has.... Then if we have some loose change leftover we can make sure one of the local panhandlers receive it so it can be put to good use..... Perhaps they can get that Budweiser they have been yearning about for a while... I cant wait that long, I wish Saturday was here already.
Lisa November 22, 2012 at 03:33 AM
I totally agree with you Paul. East Meadow fails horribly when it comes to small business. We have too many vacant shops. I'm disgusted with East Meadow, it has nothing to offer. Only strip malls full of nail salons, pizzerias, tasteless Chinese take out and empty stores. My husband and I have already decided to move somewhere else. Too bad the local government doesn't take an interest in modernizing this town.
paul November 22, 2012 at 03:39 AM
You can start by blaming people like Kate Murray and the clowns of the BZA... You gave me an idea, perhaps I need to run for a political spot. I would run on the party line of Common Sense.... Look out Kate here we come.... Just saying...
paul November 22, 2012 at 03:41 AM
I just remembered I have more gold to sell. We can then eat at fine establishments like, Hooters, Zorns or Sonic......
paul November 22, 2012 at 07:24 PM
Walmart - The animal cages are aleady set up...... Just saying...

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