These savings might just be worth the drive to Ohio. The Buckeye State annually offers a weekend before school starts where the state does not collect sales tax on certain items. This year it includes diapers.
With the news of Art Van Furniture's sale to iHeartMedia owner, Thomas H. Lee Partners, of Boston, it brings an end to Michigan based ownership of a furniture giant. But furniture business known as Art Van in Portage didn't start out that way.
One of the staples of women's shopping in the 90's and 00's just closed it's doors. The Limited posted a message on it's website saying it's is closing all it's stores immediately. The Limited had a location at Crossroads Mall in Portage.
From Old Burdick's to the Kalamazoo mall, there is always something to do in Downtown Kalamazoo. On Friday, Katie from the SPCA of Southwest Michigan, Dana and I went to Old Burdick's to have dinner and a couple drinks. Well, Dana is a non-drinker so he filled up on fountain Mountain …