Demolition has begun at the new location of the Family Dollar that will be built along Hwy. 79 in Elsberry. The store is set to open sometime in the late summer of 2014.

Family Dollar comes to Elsberry

 Posted on April 30, 2014 at 10:16 am

Elsberry residents will soon have a few more choices when it comes to where to spend their hard earned money. The long awaited Family Dollar store is finally making the move to the Elsberry community. Work began at the store’s future site on Hwy. 79 in late March. “We always look forward to opening Family Dollar stores but it’s particularly exciting for us to open a store in a community

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  • Prevent lost children while holiday shopping

     Posted on November 1, 2012 at 10:25 am

    In a sea of legs, it can be easy for a child to follow the wrong person and become lost.

    The only thing scarier during the holidays than the tally on a credit card bill come January is the idea of a child getting lost or abducted while out shopping. Safety tips can keep children by your side or help caregivers find kids fast should they wander off. These are a busy few months at the mall, with many people packed into stores in search of the perfect gifts. Confusion

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  • The 529 college savings plan: a holiday gift that keeps on giving

     Posted on December 20, 2011 at 2:10 pm


    The holiday season has arrived, and with it, the quest for the perfect gift. Hours spent at crowded shopping malls or perusing online retailers often prove fruitless, and shoppers commonly settle for something that falls short of perfect. While a trendy toy or must-have gadget might prove popular today, perhaps no gift is more universal and enduring than the gift of education. Shoppers can give that gift by setting up

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