Dear Franny The Shopaholic: Looking for a last-minute deal on a small, counter top microwave. It must be stainless steel. - Terri

Dear Terri: Target has an Emerson .9-cubic feet stainless steel microwave on sale for $59.

Dear Fran-ny The Shopaholic: Looking for a good deal on an electric juicer. - Al T.

Dear Al: Macy's has a Bella Cucina juicer with a large feed tube on sale for $37.99 today and Thursday.

Dear Franny The Shopaholic: Could you possibly find an indoor TV antenna? The old rabbit ears? - Leon

Dear Leon: Radio Shack has Amplified Indoor HDTV Antenna on sale for $29.99.

Dear Franny The Shopaholic: Where can I get the best price on a dog crate for my new puppy? (A collapsible cage with a solid floor and a hinged door at the front). - LS

Dear LS: Since you didn't mention what size puppy, check PetSmart, Walmart or visit" target= "_blank"> for a huge selection.

Can you help?

• KBE24kit has been looking for years for a three-tine cooking fork that can be used with Teflon pans.

• Laurie of Absecon is looking for someone who can repair a power washer that seems to be clogged.

Steals of the week


•Fresh Express Salad: Buy one, get one free.

•Snapple 12-pack glass bottles: $5.99.

•Wonderful natural 8-ounce pistachios: $2.99.


•Buy two 12-pack cans of Coke products and get two free.

•Personal seedless watermelon: $1.98.

•Utz potato chips: Buy one, get one free.


•Friendly or Turkey Hill 48-ounce: $1.99. Limit one.

•Family pack chicken thighs, drumsticks or combos: 99 cents per pound.

•America's Choice 30-ounce mayo: $1.99.


•Whole beef tenderloin filet mignon: $5.99 per pound.

•Ears of corn: 20 cents each.

•Luigi Vitelli 1-pound pasta: 49 cents. Limit four.

•ShopRite vitamins: 40 percent off.

Super Fresh

•Red or green grapes: 99 cents per pound.

•Family pack 85-percent lean ground beef: $1.99 per pound.

•Doritos or Ruffles chips: Buy one, get one free.


•Target has Hormel Always Tender St. Louis style ribs for $1.99 per pound. Wooden 24- or 29-inch bar stools are $14.

•Staples has Bic Clic Stic retractable five-pack ball point pens in black for 50 cents. Limit two.

•Sony CD Boombox with iPod/iPhone dock on sale for $79.99 at Best Buy.

•At Macy's today and Thursday only, get a 6-quart Casa Essentials pressure cooker for $19.99. A Rock 12-piece blender is $29.99.

•At Rite Aid, backpacks, lunch kits or lunch totes are half price.

•Just The Basics case of water is $2.22 at CVS. Limit three.

•A.C. Moore has 1-inch foam brushes and 4-inch glue sticks for 5 cents.

•A Canon Rebel T3 12.2mp DSLR camera with 75-300 zoom lens, LowePro case and 8GB SDHC card all for $699.99 at Radio Shack. A SanDisk 16GB flash drive is $18.99.

•Flannel-backed vinyl tablecloths in all sizes are $2.99 at The Christmas Tree Shops.

•Artist canvases are buy one, get one free at Michael's Crafts Store.

•Ollie's Bargain Outlet has

•48-ounce bottle of Pompeian Extra Virgin olive oil for $6.99.

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