Camille Grochowski | Banner | CJ Miller, senior Graphic Design and Business major, carefully makes her way down a broken escalator while holding a pile of clothes she found in the clearance section of Forever 21.

Forever 21 goes bankrupt; will close U.S. stores

In September 2019, Forever 21, a well-known trendy clothing store, filed for bankruptcy and later announced plans to close all locations in the United States.  This announcement took many consumers by surprise, especially students who enjoyed shopping at this chain because of its low prices and stylish clothes. This decision may not come as a […]

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Increase in online shopping impacts local store sales

Online shopping has become the new norm in American society, making it easy for people to spend without ever having to leave the comfort of their homes. Instead of having to drive to the local mall and wait in line to buy things, everything is available to buy online. Online shopping retail sales reached $2.3 […]

Help Wanted for the Holidays

Would you like some extra cash for the holidays but can’t find a job? Even though most financial experts say that the recession is ending, the country has a long way before it can recover from the economic crisis. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the national unemployment rate is at 9.6 percent. In […]