Small businesses in Homewood and Flossmoor will celebrate the annual national event of Small Business Saturday on Nov. 26.
Small Business Saturday follows the Thanksgiving holiday and Black Friday, the official opening of the holiday shopping season noted for discounted and special pricing. Small Business Saturday's participating businesses may have discounts, snacks, drinks and other celebrations.
“All the big box stores have these crazy Black Friday sales,” said Maureen Mader, owner of Dunning's Gourmet Market & Deli and president of the Flossmoor Business Association (FBA). “The small businessman was kind of . . .