Daily Archive: November 20, 2012

    Black Friday Deals and Opening Hours in Atlanta

    For some Atlanta shoppers Black Friday is a holiday in its own right. For those Atlantans for whom Black Friday is a rite of passage and nothing to be trifled with, we’ve got the full list of store discounts and opening times. We also list opening times for malls around the Atlanta area. Best Buy: Toshiba 40-inch LCD 1080p HDTV, $179.99; Toshiba Smart Blu-ray Disc Player, $39.99; Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 White 7-inch tablet, $179.99; Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone, $48 (with 2-year activation). Dick’s Sporting Goods: BOGO on fleece-lined Crocs; Livestrong LS8.0T Treadmill, $599.98; men’s or women’s Asics running shoes, $79.98.

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    Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concerts Open Holiday Season

    The Spelman and Morehouse College Glee Clubs are offering up some Christmas cheer this holiday season during their 86th annual Christmas Carol Concert series. Each concert is free and open to the public. The kickoff performance will be held Friday, Nov. 30, at the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel on Morehouse College Campus at 7:30 p.m.

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    Home Sales Rise 2.1 Percent In October

    U.S. sales of previously occupied homes rose solidly in October, helped by improvement in the job market and record-low mortgage rates. The increase along with a jump in homebuilder confidence this month suggests the housing market continues to recover. The National Association of Realtors said Monday that sales rose 2.1 percent to a …

    Newark Mayor Cory Booker To Live Off Food Stamps For A Week

    Controversial Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker (pictured) is challenging one of his many denizens of Twitterverse to a challenge. When Booker tweeted a bit of ancient Greek wisdom, his attempts at translating the verse took an unexpected turn, resulting in Booker having to live off of food stamps for a week, reports The Daily Beast. …