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Ready, Set, Spend: Inside Look at Black Friday

It’s considered one of the busiest shopping days of the year. Black Friday is upon us. It’s the time retailers get out of the red a.k.a. debt, and into the black, also known as their profit margins. Newswatch 16’s Ryan Leckey hit stores early in the Wilkes-Barre to check out the Black Friday landscape. Although Black Friday is a busy shopping day, many in our area believe the whole event has been diluted over the years since most retailers roll […]

Gamers Eagerly Await Release of Nintendo Switch

DICKSON CITY — The lines are already forming at a Best Buy in Dickson City, as people eagerly await the release of the newest gaming console. A few dozen people were lined up in front of the store, trying to get their hands on the “Nintendo Switch.” The “Switch” goes on sale at midnight, but only a limited number will be available at each electronic store in our area.

Gray Thursday Steals Black Friday Shoppers

LUZERNE COUNTY — You’ll still find lines wrapped around the doors of stores, but nowadays, it’s on Thursday, not Friday. People say, with many stores open throughout the night, Black Friday has lost the rush that defined it for decades. “I expected it to be a mile back,” says Mary Ellen Weaver of Berwick. Weaver […]