California State Senate Approves Thanksgiving Double-Time PayThe California Senate is advancing legislation that would give employees of large companies double-time pay for working on Thanksgiving.
4th Of July Retail Sales Like 'Black Friday' In JulyIf the sales are any indicator, it’s like Christmas in July as retailers pushed to make the 4th of July weekend the next ‘Black Friday.’
After 10 Years, Cyber Monday Losing Some LusterNow that shoppers are online all the time anyway, the 10-year-old shopping holiday is losing some of its luster.
Black Friday In-Store Sales Fall As More Shoppers Buy OnlineSales at retail stores on Black Friday fell to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014, according to preliminary figures from research firm ShopperTrak.
California Lawmaker Wants Big Retailers To Pay Workers Double On ThanksgivingA California lawmaker is pushing legislation that she said would protect workers on Thanksgiving.
A Look At The Hot Toys For This YearWhich toys will warm the hearts of parents and kids for the holiday 2015 shopping season?
Protesters Seeking To Drop Charges Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ArrestedFourteen demonstrators were arrested Wednesday for refusing to leave the Alameda County Courthouse. They were calling on the DA to drop charges against the “Black Friday 14” protesters who crippled BART service on the last Black Friday.
TV Buying Guide: Get Out Tape Measure Before ShoppingIf you're shopping for a TV, get out a tape measure and do some quick calculations before you head to the store. And count the number of gadgets you'll want to connect to your screen.
No Admission Fees For 49 Redwood State Parks On Black FridayA group advocating for the protection of coast redwood trees in California and the state Department of Parks and Recreation are partnering to provide free admission on the day after Thanksgiving to 49 redwood state parks, some of which are in the Bay Area, the group’s spokeswoman said.
Protesters Rally At BART Board Meeting Against Prosecution Of 'Black Friday 14'Members and supporters of the "Black Friday 14" rallied ahead of a BART board of directors meeting Thursday morning to demand that the board urge prosecutors to drop criminal charges against the group of activists who shut down BART service by chaining themselves to trains in West Oakland last year.
5 Money Saving Tips For Your Holiday ShoppingSave some dough this holiday season with these easy holiday shopping tips. No need to break the bank just to have a fun and memorable holiday.
Thanksgiving 2015 Visitor's Guide To Bay AreaFour great things to do in San Francisco over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend...