Friday, November 30, 2012
What stores have special hours and where are the deals?
It's going to be a big holiday shopping weekend in Burlington; to help navigate it, Patch has set up a guide to key store hours – and some special deals. Burlington Mall The Burlington Mall has special holiday hours this weekend: The stores at the mall also have a variety of deals happening this weekend: This is just a sampling, get the full list of deals here. Best Buy Store hours this weekend: Best Buy is offering seasonal deals on almost all of their products, including tablets, laptops, desktop computers, television sets, video games and movies. Click here for the latest update on store deals. Kohl's Department Store Kohl's is staying open pretty late this holiday season. This weekend's hours: Kohl's is offering 25 percent off …
Which stores have special hours and where are the deals?
Monday, November 26, 2012
Help a child in need have a happy holiday by donating a gift.
Welcome to another edition of Patch Snap, where we highlight a picture or pictures of around Burlington or of Burlington residents out and about. Today's Patch Snap comes from Janet Sullivan Fitzgerald, who states: Pictured above is Paul and Jane Raymond, Burlington Residents who represent the United Church of Christ Congregational. Paul and Jane have opened the Wish Tree on the Friday after Thanksgiving for many years! The Wish Tree will be at the Burlington Mall through Dec. 12 and provides gifts to over 200 children in the Town of Burlington. Please consider taking a wish and making a child in the Town of Burlington happy during the Holidays! Do you have a picture that would make a great Patch Snap? Email it with a brief description …
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Many stores are opening early for the unofficially kick-off of the holiday shopping season.
Black Friday is the time to get a jump on holiday shopping. Stores open early and offer big deals on popular items. It lends a literal meaning to the expression "shop till you drop." Here are the Black Friday opening times for some of Burlington's big shopping destinations: Did we miss your favorite store? Let us know in the Comments section below and we'll try and find the hours. If you know the opening time let other know! Happy shopping!
Saturday, November 17, 2012
The Burlington Mall is holding a Pet Pictures with Santa event tomorrow evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
The following is a release from the Burlington Mall: The four-legged members of the family are invited to join the holiday fun at Burlington Mall and have their own turn on Santa’s lap Sundays in November and December. This is the purrr-fect chance to capture a moment of your furry friend celebrating Christmas cheer. This special, pet-friendly opportunity is in addition to Santa’s regular hours All dates are on Sundays: November- 11 & 18- 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. November 25- 8:30 – 10:00 p.m. December- 2 & 9- 8:30 – 10:00 p.m. Pictures will take place in the Center Court on the first level of the mall.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
The holiday shopping season will kick-off with a 12:30 a.m. opening.
Simon Malls, which owns the Burlington Mall, is giving dedicated holiday shoppers a chance to get a very early morning jump on their Christmas lists. Many of Simon Malls, including the Burlington Mall, will open at 12:30 a.m on Friday, Nov. 23, or Black Friday, according to Boston.com. Other Simon Malls that will open at 12:30 a.m. include the South Shore Plaza in Braintree, the Liberty Mall in Danvers, the Arsenal Mall in Watertown, the Northshore Mall in Peabody and the Solomon Pond Mall in Marlborough. The Mall at Chestnut Hill and the Copley Place Mall will open at 9 a.m. We want to know. After a day of spending time with family and eating a big Thanksgiving dinner, do you see yourself heading to the mall? Will you take advantage of …
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Come on by for a day of crafts and fun with Santa Clause and bring a toy for People Helping People.
Want to meet Santa Clause? The jolly old elf will be at the Burlington Mall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, Nov. 10, for a special event. Children are invited to celebrate the holiday season with holiday themed arts and crafts including: A coloring station, letters to Santa, cookie decorating, reindeer food making and more. There will also be a sampling of Hood Eggnog. Children are asked to bring one unwrapped toy for People Helping People's annual Wish Tree that benefits families in need.
Thursday, November 1, 2012
The popular frozen yogurt establishment set to open in the Burlington Mall next spring.
The following is a release by Red Mango Frozen Yogurt: Red Mango, the Number-1 Zagat rated frozen yogurt and smoothie chain in America, is expanding throughout Massachusetts. Joining more than 200 Red Mango stores across North America, Red Mango has awarded a franchise agreement for a new location in Burlington. Franchise owners Carrie and John Butera signed a development agreement to open a self-serve location next spring in the Burlington Mall. The health conscious couple wants to bring delicious yet nutritious products to the community. “As a mother, I know how vital it is to eat healthy. However, I also know how an enjoyable treat can make the day! Red Mango products are nutritious and delicious, which creates a winning combination for…
Thursday, October 18, 2012
The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, last seen wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and tennis shoes.
The Burlington Police Department is asking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect in this afternoon's robbery at Bank of America in the Burlington Mall. According to police, at approximately 4:40 p.m., on Thursday, Oct. 18, the Burlington Police Department received a phone call indicating that a robbery just occurred at the Bank of America in the Burlington Mall. The Burlington Police Department responded along with the Massachusetts State Police and police departments from surrounding cities and towns The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, last seen wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt and tennis shoes, police stated in a release. The suspect fled after demanding money from the bank teller. No weapon was involved…
Burlington Police say a bank at the Burlington Mall was robbed at around 5 p.m.
UPDATED 6:09 p.m.: Burlington Patch editor Richar Hosford is on-scene at the bank robbery at Burlington Mall, where he says police are speaking now with bank managers. Hosford says the scene is calm. UPDATED with information from the Burlington Police Department Twitter feed 5:30 p.m.: Police just tweeted that a bank robbery occurred at around 5 p.m. at the Burlington Mall. The suspect is describe das a white man and they believe he is still in the area. He is wearing red pants and carrying red bags, according to police. They are advising motorists to avoid Mall Road and the Middlesex Turnpike. Twitter user Michael Moura, who tweets police news, tweeted that the Bank of American inside the mall was robbed. -------------------- We are …