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Restaurant & retail gift card deals for 2021

The holidays are the best time to buy gift cards for loved ones or even yourself — especially for popular restaurants and retailers. Not only are gift cards at the top of just about everyone’s wish list every holiday season, they’re an even better choice because of all the bonus offers.  The extra savings make …

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Free photo with Santa at Bass Pro Shops

Santa’s Wonderland is back at Bass Pro Shops, and you’re invited to enjoy this magical Christmas village. Through Dec. 24, get a free photo with Santa and participte in holiday activities including crafts and games. Please note, however, that reservations are required for the free picture.  The free Santa picture is a 4×6 print. You’ll receive …

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Snow flurries, Snowmen & holiday entertainment at Dania Pointe

Snow, entertainment & winter vibes are featured at Dania Pointe, a shopping, dining and entertainment plaza in Dania. Snowman fun Frosty snowmen are formed live on the Dania Pointe lawn 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays November 27-December 19, and its an  ideal photo ops for family pix and selfies.  Let It Snow …

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Discounts on apparel at Salvation Army Family stores

“Tis the season for bargain-hunting! Did you know about Family Stores run by the Salvation Army? Apparel and eligible accessories are typically half-priced on Wednesdays at participating stores. And eligible merchandise, except furniture and electronics, is 25 percent off on Saturdays. Salvation Army Family Stores in Broward County are usually open from 10 a.m. to …

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Plant fairs in South Florida

Exhibitors and vendors selling plants and other products for enhancing your yards and indoor spaces are featured at plant fairs, plant shows and plant festivals in South Florida.  Often events include other elements, such as workshops, kids activities and art. For some plant fests, including Fort Lauderdale Orchid Society Plant Show, nab discounts for entry …

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Free food-distribution events & food-drive drop-off information

Organizations are offering free food distribution in South Florida for families that need help, with some sites offering drive-through pick-ups. Others offer doorstep deliveries for eligible participants.   Please return to this site. We’re adding other food giveaways and resources. Occasionally events are added. Or maybe rescheduled. If your organization is distributing food, please email …

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Hallmark: Stock up at BOGO free holiday sale

Smart shoppers know it’s never too early to start planning for the holidays. With Hallmark’s annual sale this week, bargain-hunters can save big on many seasonal items for the home and gift-giving. The prices are never this good until post-holiday sales, so now’s the time to stock up! Through Sunday, Oct. 31, 2021, Hallmark is …

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$100 toilet rebates for eligible residents

Reducing water waste is kind to your wallet. And the planet. Broward Water Partnership is offering a free webinar featuring water-saving tips, and offers rebates for water-efficient toilets to eligible residents. For Rebates, application & approval is required prior to purchase For an incentive to replace old toilets with fresher versions that save water, rebates …

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Miami’s best thrift stores: Find them by neighborhood – VIDEO

Bargain-hunters who want to find the best deals know that thrift stores are where it’s at. You can find discounted designer clothes, handbags and shoes, as well as furniture and home accessories. But do you know where they are? If you’re looking to do some bargain shopping, check out our list of thrift stores by neighborhood …

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