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TIS THE SEASON FOR HOLIDAY EVENTS AROUND HAMPTON ROADS & RICHMOND! Here is a list of some of the great Holiday Events going on around town. I hope you and your family have a wonderful Holiday Season! Hampton Roads Peninsula Area Holiday Events: Celebration in Lights , Virginia’s first drive-through holiday light event, opens for its 21st season on Thanksgiving night (November 28, 2013). Newport News Park will be transformed by over 800,000 individual lights creating animated holiday and fanciful scenes. This year’s event will feature more “light tubes” which create the effect of falling snow,... read more

Nicole Paitsel has covered consumer news for the Daily Press since 2008. Since then, she's discovered a whole new love for the word "free," and regularly pleads with friends and family to avoid paying full price. If you see her in the store, check out her shopping cart - chances are, she's found a great deal! E-mail her at . To keep up to date with latest news from The Savvy Shopper LIKE her on FB or follow her Blog ! Join Nicole for the Ask the Experts annual Black Friday Chat to learn about where the best bargains around town will be this year! Ask the experts: Get y... read more

I hope all had a wonderful Veterans Day! I also hope many of you were able to take advantage of the wonderful Freebies and Discounts around Hampton Roads! There are a couple businesses in Hampton Roads that have extended their Veterans Day Discounts through the week, month, and some through the year. Enjoy and please share the list with others! VETERANS DAY DISCOUNTS EXTENDED THROUGH THE WEEK, MONTH, AND REST OF THE YEAR! Patriot Tours & Provisions : Half off all Yorktown Segway Tours to active, retired, and veterans the week of November 11-15, 2013. Guest will need to call/email to reserve t... read more

Honoring Service to America- VETERANS DAY OFFER! All active duty Military, Reservists, Retirees, Veterans, National Guardsmen and their immediate dependents, Colonial Williamsburg is offering FREEADMISSION during Veteran’s Day weekend, Friday through Monday, November 8-11 This offer is only available to active duty Military, Reservists, Retirees, Veterans , National Guardsmen (and their dependents) with proper ID. Colonial Williamsburg will also have Special Events for the Holiday Weekend! About Colonial Williamsburg: Discover Colonial Williamsburg Be Part of the Story Discover Colonial Willi... read more