BROOKLYN – Instead of shopping on Thanksgiving and Black Friday at large chain stores that don’t even let their employees enjoy Thanksgiving dinner with family at home [https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/11/07/black-friday-2019-jcpenney-stores-open-2-pm-thanksgiving-day/4168438002/] , consider shopping locally during Small Business Saturday [https://www.americanexpress.com/us/
Image courtesy of Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership.You may have noticed that Myrtle Avenue traffic between Washington and Classon Avenues is moving more slowly today. That’s because eastbound traffic was halted today — and will remain stopped through July [/blog/2016/03/24/pratt-in-cuba-partnership/] — in order to allow construction crews
Photo via Brooklyn Sweet Spot [https://www.instagram.com/brooklynsweetspot/].How easy is this: holiday cookie mixes for your littlest baker. Brooklyn Sweet Spot also has dessert gift boxes for sale! Photo via Brooklyn Sweet Spot [https://www.instagram.com/brooklynsweetspot/]. Keep on sharing photos with us at editor@bklyner.
Whether you’re looking for gift for your sweetheart, or perhaps a little deal on something for yourself, the Park Slope Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District [http://parkslopefifthavenuebid.com/] is hoping you’ll “Love, Shop, Eat, and Drink Local” [http://allaboutfifth.blogspot.com/2014/02/shop-local-for-valentines-this-week.html] this Valentine’s