Hudson Valley Shoppers Are Out In Force On Black Friday

(Poughkeepsie, NY) -- Hudson Valley Shoppers are out in force on this Black Friday. The National Retail Federation expects about 115-million shoppers will be looking for deals on Black Friday. Early on today traffic was heavy on Route 9 around the Poughkeepsie Galleria Mall and south of that where Kohls is located. After Black Friday there is Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday.

During the holiday season the Poughkeepsie Galleria is offering an American Sign Language interpreter during select visits with Santa Claus, including this Sunday, December 1st, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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