Belden Village Mall Marketing Director, Kari Pekar and intern, Maddie-Lynn Chrisman joined Gary Rivers Thursday morning to remind listeners that Friday begins Ohio’s Tax Free Weekend.

For 2019, the sales?tax?holiday will begin on Friday, August 2 at 12:00 a.m. and end on Sunday, August 4 at 11:59 p.m.

During the holiday, the following items are exempt from sales and use tax:

  • Clothing priced at $75 per item or less;
  • School supplies priced at $20 per item or less; and
  • School instructional material priced at $20 per item or less.

Items used in a trade or business are not exempt under the sales tax holiday.

Sales Tax Holiday Frequently Asked Questions

Kari also shared that the new Dave & Buster’s Restaurant is under construction at Sears and is scheduled to open in October.

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Gary is joined by Michelle Beyer, James Molnar, Suzie Thomas, Heather Morris and Major Thomas Grace with the committee that coordinates Share the Warmth – A Family Christmas Eve.  He co-chairs the event that is held each Christmas Eve – to feed the homeless and near homeless of Canton.

Eric Trump, the The President’s son was in Canton Friday morning, and he spoke with Gary in-between stops, while traveling the state with Ohio Republican candidates, Jim Renacci, Bob Gibbs. 

Gary asked Eric about the rigors of campaigning and if he felt his father was “misunderstood”.

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Yes, the “Downtown” singer will be in Canton This Weekend. Her career now spans seven decades, as she began entertaining during WW II.  Petula was propelled to international stardom with the hit, “Downtown” — the first of 15 consecutive Top 40 hits.

Petula talked about her career — which included, starring on screen with Fred Astaire in the hit musical, “Finian’s Rainbow”, and “Goodbye Mr. Chips”, with Peter O’Toole”.  Learn how she was instrumental in introducing The Carpenters to the world….

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Entertainer Vicky Lawrence has a new hit tv show, “Cool Kids”. She took time out of her schedule to talk with Gary Rivers about the show and a medical condition she battles each day.