Luxury shopping center raises $900,000 for charity in 3 days

A luxury Long Island shopping center raised $900,000 for charity in three days by encouraging its customers to shop. Through the Champions for Charity program at the Americana Manhasset, 25% of designated full-price purchases made Dec. 3-5 was donated to the organization of the shopper’s choice. The Americana is home to 60 shops, including Hermès, […]

Holiday Shopping Guide: Gifts for Long Island gardeners

It isn’t always easy to find great gardening-inspired gifts that won’t seem out of place during the off-season, but these unique items are sure to get two green thumbs up. FUN AND USEFUL Mystic garden kneeler and potting gloves. This beautiful set features an...

Holiday Shopping Destination: Garden City adds quirky to elegant

Roaming the sidewalks of Garden City’s shopping district reveals a casual — some might say quirky — side of Long Island’s “Fifth Avenue.” Years after Bloomingdale’s and other high-end department stores relocated from Franklin Avenue, which runs through the...

Black Friday shopping guide: Big-box stores and more

Like so many events this year, Black Friday sales are different from in the past. Many stores started Black Friday sales as early as October, and in-person shopping includes following posted COVID-19 safety precautions. Here’s a look at savings planned for Black...