Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Help. I am looking for a phone with a receiver that has the wheel in it to control the volume for the hearing impaired. - Karen, Woodbine

Dear Karen: Best Buy has a Cortelco corded phone with volume control for the hearing impaired for $26.99. You can order it online with free shipping.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Can you find me an under-the-counter can opener? - Arlene N.

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Dear Arlene: A Black & Decker CO100 under-the-counter can opener at Sears is $77.46. has the same one for $47.69.

Dear Franny the Shopaholic: Please find an outdoor storage box to keep my outdoor cushions from my wicker furniture in. I do not want those outdoor plastic ones. I would like something in wicker. - Alyson

Dear Alyson: Big Lots has a rattan storage box on wheels on sale for $59.99.

Reader's tip

Dory writes to let Margie know she purchases Splenda brown sugar at the Rio Grande ShopRite.

Steals of the week


•Mann's cut vegetables or Fresh Express cole slaw: $1.

•Sleeved celery: $1.

•Campbell's condensed soup: $1. Save an additional $1 on six cans with the coupon from Sunday's Press.


•Family pack of 85 percent lean ground beef: $2.99.

•Dozen large eggs: 99 cents with the coupon in the store circular.

•Jumbo 21 to 25 count shrimp: $5.99 per pound.


•Land O Lakes 1-pound butter quarters: $1.99.

•French's yellow mustard: $1.59. Save an additional 60 cents with the 30-cent coupon from Sunday's Press.

•6-ounce French's French Fried Onions: $2.99. Save an additional $1 with the coupon from Sunday's Press.

•General Mill's cereals: $1.99 (limited assortment).

•Maxwell House coffee: $2.77.


•Nathan's beef franks: Buy one, get one free.

•Dozen long-stem roses: $9.99.

•Cherrystone clams: $11.99 for a 30-count bag.


•Timeless decor wall frames, deco mesh ribbon, rolls or tubing are half price at A.C. Moore.

•Youth pull up baseball pants are half price for $5.48 at Dick's Sporting Goods with the coupon from the store circular in Sunday's Press.

•Maxi dresses are $25 at Target.

•Filled Easter baskets are $10 at Big Lots.

•Lexmark wireless 4-in-1 printer, scanner, copier and fax is $49.99 at hhgregg. Limit one.

•Dell Intel Pentium Windows 8 laptop computer is $299.99 at Best Buy.

•10-pack Zebra Sarasa retractable gel pens, regularly $12.99, are on sale for $5 at Staples.

•All baskets, including Easter baskets are 40 percent off at Michaels.

•All misses', juniors' and women's dresses are half price at Sears.

•All Carter's layette are buy one, get one free at Toys R Us.

•Blue Diamond almonds are buy one, get one free at Walgreens.

•At PepBoys, get a free Champion Platinum spark plug after a $2 mail-in rebate. Limit 16.

•Playskool Mr. Potato Head is $5 at Walmart. Save an additional $2 with the coupon from Sunday's Press.

•Barbie dolls are $5 at Five Below.

•Kleenex facial tissues are 99 cents at CVS.

•Hellman's 30-ounce mayonnaise is buy one, get one free at Rite Aid.

•Kmart has kids Easter dresses and shoes on sale for $10 each.

Franny The Shopaholic answers questions of general interest. Email


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