Tuesday, December 18, 2012
In wake of Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, the sporting goods retailer also has removed all guns from the store closest to Newtown, Conn.
In wake of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary, one of the largest sporting goods retailers in the world has suspended sales of certain kinds of semi-automatic rifles from its stores nationwide. PA-based Dick’s Sporting Goods also has removed all guns from its chain closest to Newtown, Conn. Also today, Walmart announced it no longer will sell the Bushmaster Patrolman's Carbine M4A3 Rifle through its online store. A military-style assault rifle, the Bushmaster is in the same family of guns as the one Lanza reportedly used in the massacre, the Huffington Post reports. The move by Dick's was made in respect to the victims and families of Newtown, the sporting goods chain said in a statement. Friday’s shooting left 20 children, all between…
Saturday, April 21, 2012
The votes have been tallied, and Performance Bicycle comes out on top.
Whether it's the store's helmets, frames or bikes, Performance Bicycle reigns supreme as your favorite sporting goods store. The chain store began in a Chapel Hill, NC basement 25 years ago. Now, it has a presence in nearly 20 states, including Ohio, where the Mayfield-Hillcrest area's residents have proclaimed it the best for their sporting-good needs. From tires to clothing and accessories, readers say the Golden Gate Plaza retailer is their favorite place to buy gear fit for biking. Performance claimed 50 percent of the vote, while Dick's Sporting Goods finished second with 37 percent. Golf Galaxy also received a vote. Thanks to all the readers who voted. It should be a warm summer, perfect for whatever sporting activity you enjoy most…
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Restaurant.com gift certificate deal ends today
Welcome to the Frugal Family, brought to you by Hillcrest Patch and local savings guru, Joe the Coupon Guy. Joe will give you tips on how your family can save money each week.
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