More activity, more traffic delays around the McIntire Road-250 Bypass work zone. City Police are directing traffic at the intersection of McIntire Road and Harris Street. They’re putting in traffic signals there. You can still get to the businesses on Allied Street. There are also ongoing delays on Park Street as traffic lights are being installed at the top of the ramps leading up from the bypass.
Polls show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and willing to wait for deals.
Black Friday would be a scary shopping experience if it got the Hollywood treatment.
The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.