Downtown merchants hope shoppers see red Friday




Courtesy Daniel Warden Photographic Arts Oneonta's downtown merchants ready for this Friday's Red Day savings are (front row, left to right) Rachel Tressler, Shirley Hilburn, Kathy Young, Christina Smith, and Darlene Robertson. (Middle row) Mary Charles Stoffregen, Ellie Foley, Sandra Killingsworth, Judy Able, Louise Armstrong, and Paul Allred. (Back row) Tom Comer, Harry Foley, Donna Blackwood, Bill Gilmore, John Warden, Faye Hullett, and Daniel Warden. Other participants are not pictured.

Courtesy Daniel Warden Photographic Arts Oneonta’s downtown merchants ready for this Friday’s Red Day savings are (front row, left to right) Rachel Tressler, Shirley Hilburn, Kathy Young, Christina Smith, and Darlene Robertson. (Middle row) Mary Charles Stoffregen, Ellie Foley, Sandra Killingsworth, Judy Able, Louise Armstrong, and Paul Allred. (Back row) Tom Comer, Harry Foley, Donna Blackwood, Bill Gilmore, John Warden, Faye Hullett, and Daniel Warden. Other participants are not pictured.

Oneonta merchants located along Main Street invite the public to shop downtown this Friday.

Merchants located along Main Street, and even some just off Main Street, will offer special reduced prices this Friday, Feb. 6. All stores will offer savings of at least 10 percent off and some merchants are offering up to 90 percent off select merchandise.

Some of the merchants will offer bargains throughout the weekend or even into next week but all of the participating businesses have designated this Friday for special savings for the customer.

Businesses participating in the special savings will be easy to recognize because large red ribbons or bows will be on the front doors of those participating.

Among the businesses expected to participate are: Floral Creations, Shirley’s Fine Jewelry, Darlene’s, Cutting Edge Salon, Stuffing Something, Quilting and Such, Beautique Salon, Gate House Antiques, Goin’ Postal, Colors on Canvas, Heart’s Desire, Interiors By Design, Hammer’s, Treasures On Main, Cosa Bella, Sassy T’s, Little Bittles, Kay Rae’s, Daniel Warden Photographic Arts, Creative Frame and Trophy, Gold Dust Jewelers, Fendley Furniture, The New You, Bennett’s, Gold ‘N Rings, Evans Florist, D’s Hair Styling, Ellie’s This N That, Angel Wings, Picket Fence, and Sun City Tanning.