Roosevelt Field Mall
Prime shopping season means a mob scene not just inside the mall, but outside too: in the parking lot.
The traditional kickoff to the holiday shopping season has become a two-day affair, with more stores opening before people put down their turkey legs on Thanksgiving.
It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but Santa Claus made an early appearance on Long Island Wednesday.
Thieves stormed a jewelry store at a Long Island mall on a busy shopping day. They were caught on camera smashing and grabbing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry.
The redevelopment project includes a luxury wing with up to 20 new high-end retailers, a 100,000-square-foot building that will house Neiman Marcus, more parking and a dining district with al freso dining and more sit-down restaurants.
A Hempstead mother has been arrested, accused of leaving her child unsupervised at a store while she shopped at the mall.
Two men were charged Thursday with using a skimming device to capture credit numbers and create fraudulent cards – resulting in losses of $9,000 to multiple banks.
A manager of a parking-attendant company has been charged with stealing $23,541 in tips from parking valets at a mall on Long Island.
During a shoplifting incident, a large rack fell over in Macy’s, CBS 2 reported. Shoppers thought the sound of the crashing rack was gunshots and that caused a panic.
In the electronics department, tablets are still tops and what’s old is new again in toy stores.
This year, there are six fewer days to shop between Thanksgiving and Christmas. There are four full shopping weekends between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, compared with five last year.
The Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island was partially evacuated Tuesday, after smoky conditions at a Macy’s store.
Dozens of police departments as well as state and federal authorities have been hunting for 63-year-old Sang Ho Kim of Queens.
Nassau County police said they are looking for Sangho Kim, who is believed to be “armed and very dangerous,” Police Chief Steve Skrynecki said.
Hempstead Town zoning legislation would allow both Roosevelt Field Mall and Green Acres Mall to expand.