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Scattered showers, storms possible Wednesday afternoon

Now that the storms have moved out of the area, there’s only the chance for a stray shower the rest of the…

Holiday shopping news

Christmas Eve mall hours

Need to get some last-minute shopping done on Christmas Eve? Here are the area mall hours.

Small Business Saturday grows locally

Compared to Black Friday, Small Business Saturday is still small potatoes, but we're going to show you how it's growing locally.

Black Friday wraps up as Small Business Saturday kicks off

Come Saturday, the hope is that the smaller mom-and-pop stores get just as much action on Small Business Saturday. The shopping deals are seemingly nonstop through Cyber Monday.

Local 4's Holiday Shopping Frenzy

Local 4 is throwing the biggest shopping party of the year, and you're all invited. #local4shopping

6 top tech gifts of 2014

Not only are these items great for multiple uses, they are also excellent for multiple ages.

30 gift ideas for toddlers, preschoolers

These toys are low-tech and offer hours of fun, all the while developing skills or burning energy!

Christmas DIY gifts: Chalkboard paint, sugar scrubs

Black Friday is one of my most favorite days of the year ...but not for shopping.

Shop before Black Friday, save money year-round

Stores are offering deals earlier and earlier.

3 stages of Black Friday shopping

Shopping on Black Friday isn’t just about heading to the mall to pick up a new TV -- there’s a lot more to it these days.

Find the perfect gift from Michigan Etsy sellers

Looking for a unique gift idea made in Michigan? Check out this list of Etsy sellers.

'No box' gift ideas for families

If your family is anything like mine, the last thing we need at Christmas is more stuff.

How to shop local on Etsy

Do you know that you can use the Internet to shop locally?

Gift-giving idea from a personal shopper