(NEWS 8) - Everyone knows about the huge deals and savings available at the big-box retail stores, but you can make a real impact on our local economy by going on a small business shopping spree.
San Diegans are encouraged to save a few bucks on Black Friday and help contribute to the lifeblood of our economy on Small Business Saturday at Liberty Station.
News 8 welcomed a few small business owners to join the Morning Extra set on Friday morning and showcase some of their products and services. Check out some of their inventory.
Businesses featured include:
- Moment Bicycles: personalized bike fits, superb bike mechanics, bicycle sales, and road, tri, and mountain rentals.
- Lauren LeVieux Art Studio: Mainly abstract, oil on canvas paintings
- Comickaze Comics: Specializes in graphic novels, children's books and pop culture items but also has many fiction and nonfiction novels and can provide any book that can be purchased at Amazon or Barnes & Noble.
- Smoothie Rider: Farm-to-cup menu to include bowls and sweet parfaits in addition to their signature, seasonally rotating menu of health-conscious and organic smoothies.
Cold overnight temperatures create a frost risk. Lows in the upper 20s to middle 30s in portions of the County will continue through Wednesday. Another chance of rain will warm overnight temperatures Thursday.
Sixteen people were back on solid ground Tuesday after they were trapped for hours when a gondola ride at SeaWorld's Bayside Skyride malfunctioned due to a large wind gust, according to the San Diego Fire Department.
It's a futuristic and frightful concept cleverly captured in a popular episode of “Black Mirror” on Netflix.
California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
The recent flood waters hit hard at the Lions,Tigers and Bears facility in Alpine. Now, the muddy cleanup effort is underway, and the facility's director is asking for help.
When it comes to protecting your home during a fire, builders here in San Diego are required to follow certain guidelines for new projects. California has some of the toughest restrictions in the country.
An Oceanside family narrowly escaped injury after an 80-foot pine tree fell onto their home, leaving behind a huge mess.
If you’re looking to get your body ready for when the weather heats up, detoxing might be on your agenda. Nutritionist Christina Jordan of Fit Body Weight Loss stopped by Morning Extra with tips on slimming down for spring.
For Presidents Day on Monday, activists across the country - including some in San Diego - rallied against President Trump’s border emergency declaration.