Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Please find a good deal on an electric juicer. - Karen

Dear Karen: Christmas Tree Shops has a Bella 32-ounce juice extractor, regularly $89.99, on sale for $24.99.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: I have looked for more than six months for a good deal on a double-oven range with an electric top for no more than $1,000. A friend said to write to you. - Maria P.

Dear Maria: Today at Home Depot you can buy a LG stainless steel self-cleaning electric range for $897, including the extra 10 percent off appliances plus free delivery and haul away and interest free for 12 months with your Home Depot charge.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Where can I purchase a radiator-type oil-filled heater. They used to be very popular. Ours, that was in my son's room, gave up the ghost. - Borgata Games

Dear Borgata Games: Walmart has seven different oil-filled radiator-type heaters ranging in price from $29.99 up to $74.88.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Where can I purchase a cheap iron. Tired of paying high prices for an iron that I rarely use. - Jackee

Dear Jackee: ShopRite has a Proctor Silex iron on sale for $8.99.

Reader's tip

Lorraine H., of Ventnor, wrote to let Judy, of Tuckerton, know she found the McCormick Chili Mix at Casel's Market on Ventnor Avenue in Mar-gate.

Steals of the week


•Perdue oven stuffer roaster: Buy one, get one free.

•Kellogg's (limited assortment) cereal: $1.99.

•Trident three-pack: $1.


•Martinson coffee: $2.48.

•Breakstone's 8-ounce whipped butter: $1.98.

•Smithfield 1-pound bacon: $2.98.


•ShopRite pasta: 49 cents for a 1-pound box.

•Hanes crew or v-neck T-Shirts: $4.99 for a three pack.

•Kodak 20-count AA or AAA batteries: $1.77.

•Cantaloupes: $1.50.

Super Fresh

•Boneless whole pork loin: $1.99 per pound.

•Doritos or Ruffles: Half price.

•Luv's jumbo pack diapers: $5.99.

•Italian Village pasta: Half price


•CVS has a four-pack of Red Bull $5.99

•72-pack of paper plates are 99 cents at Walgreens.

•Collage frames, originally $14.99, are $2.99 at Christmas Tree Shops.

•Case of Simplify bottled water is $2.99 at Rite Aid.

•Ninja Master Prep is $39.92 at Walmart.

•Stretched artist canvas 18- by 24-inch, regularly $16.99, is on sale for $6 at A.C. Moore.

•Buy one Fisher-Price infant toy, priced $24.99 or more, and get one priced up to $24.99 free at Toys R Us.

•Fresh pineapples are 99 cents at Aldi. A triple Vanderwall laundry sorter is $19.99.

•Power Recliner Lift Chair in six colors is $399.99 at Ollie's Bargain Outlet.

•Big Lots havs a Dirt Devil featherless bagless vacuum on sale for $49.99. It is not refurbished.

•Hp laptop and a bundle including a flash drive, wireless mouse and security software is $329.99 at Best Buy.

•Circulon 4-quart sauteuse pan, regularly $79.99, is on sale for $29.99 at Macy's 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

•Buy two 18-count boxes of K kups at Boscov's for $11.99 each and get a $5 Boscov gift card. Carter's Layette Collections and Sleepwear is 60 percent off.

•Full-size washer and dryer pair is on sale for $549.99 at hhgregg.

•Three-pack of Staples invisible tape is $2. A 50-pack of 8.5- by 11-inch photo paper is free, after a mail-in rebate.

•Michaels has its entire stock of baskets half price.

•Save 33 percent off baseballs, if you purchase 12 or more, at Dick's Sporting Goods.

•All family athletic footwear is buy one, get one free at Kmart.

•Kitchen Essentials from Calphalon 12-inch nonstick skillet is $39.99 at Target plus you get a $5 Target Gift Card.

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