Sunday, May 5, 2013
The event is free to enjoy.
With Mother's Day right around the corner, Ross Park Mall invites moms to a night of relaxation and pampering with "Mom's Nite Out" on May 9. This year, Mom’s Nite Out is presented at Ross Park by Bob FM and Q92.9, and mothers are invited to a night of fun, prizes and fashion. The free event is an excuse for moms to take the night off to relax and enjoy a celebration of motherhood. The event kicks off with a 5:30 swag bags giveaway where samples will be available from Mom’s Nite Out retailers and partners (while supplies last). Over the next hour, moms will get registered to compete in a game called “Shopped!” and also have a chance to win some prizes. At 6:30, three names will be drawn to compete in “Shopped!”—the event's version of the …
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The stores are undergoing a complete home department renovation.
JC Penney's is revamping the home good section of 500 of its 1,100 stores, including its Mall at Robinson and Ross Park Mall locations. Designers such as Jonathan Adler and Michael Graves will anchor Penney’s new home goods section, which will have 20 shops by the time the renovations are complete. The new home section is part of the company's plan to remake Penney's larger stores into collections of boutiques-within-a-store, reported Reuters.com. "The soft launch at the Ross Park Mall is anticipated for next weekend," said Ann Marie Bishop, Media Relations Senior Manager. A store employee at the Robinson Mall said the home section is currently under construction and won't be ready for a few weeks. Home products are a magnet for …
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Two other stores are undergoing spring makeovers.
Ross Park Mall will welcome three new stores by the end of April, and a fourth by mid-summer. Starbucks will open at the end of the month in the center of the mall. Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics will open in mid-April. The company hand-makes a variety of soaps, shampoos, shower gels, and lotions using fruits, vegetables, and essential oils rather than animal fat and oils. Deer Creek Winery is also set to open in mid-April. It will feature Pennsylvania wines and will be located besides Macy's on the lower level. Bachrach, a menswear boutique offering casual, office and formal wear, will open this summer. In addition, PINK nation is expanding and settling into a new location. Victoria’s Secret’s PINK line is moving into a stand-alone store …
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Some malls have special hours to accommodate returns and sales.
To accommodate seasonal sales and the returns of items purchased, many Pittsburgh-area shopping malls will have special hours of operation for the week following Christmas Day, while some malls will simply revert back to their normal schedules. See below for a list of area malls and their hours from Dec. 26 through Jan. 1. Also, see if those malls will keep their children's ride-along trains up after Christmas. All restaurant hours may vary. ---
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Five people are suspected of a coordinated shoplifting hit at the Ross Park Mall store.
Ross Township police have released photos of the five people suspected of a cooridnated-shoplifting hit on the Louis Vuitton store in the Ross Park Mall Thursday night. Police said the five walked into the store around 8 p.m., and working together, grabbed the pricey handbags off the displays and were gone in about 30 seconds. By the time employees realized what was going on it was too late. "The employees did attempt to confront the actors when they fled the store," said Detective Brian Kohlhepp. "No one was injured and no customers were ever in danger." Kohlhepp said the group left the mall in a car, but there is not a good description of the vehicle. "The group appears to be a mix of male and females all in their 20’s or early 30’s and …
Friday, November 30, 2012
Police said they have leads and are reviewing surveillance video of the brazen Ross Park Mall theft.
Ross Township police are looking for five people suspected of walking into the Louis Vuitton Store in Ross Park Mall about 8 p.m. Thursday and walking out with an undetermined number of handbags. Store officials were conducting an inventory Friday morning to determine the extent of the loss. The designer handbags aren't cheap, with some costing more than $1,000 each. "Based on surveillance video it does appear that these five individuals were working together," said Ross Police Detective Brian Kohlhepp. "The store was open at the time and employees did attempt to confront the actors when they fled the store. No one was injured and no customers were ever in danger." Kohlhepp said the group left the mall in a car, but there is not a good …
Monday, August 13, 2012
The pair was caught with nearly $5,000 worth of merchandise in a rented pick-up truck on McKnight Road.
Ross Township police say a mother coerced her 14-year-old daughter to go on a high-end shoplifting spree inside Ross Park Mall Sunday, before police nabbed them on McKnight Road. Kate Spiker, 38, of Sharpsburg, was seen snatching high-end purses inside Nordstrom, according to police. Her daughter was outside, behind the wheel of a rented pick-up truck, waiting while her mother made several trips in and out of various shops with the loot. “They took nearly $5,000 worth of merchandise,” said Ross Twp. Police Sgt. Ben Dripps. “High end merchandise such as purses, nightwear, lingerie, all stuff women would love. It was not your typical back to school shopping trip.” The plot began to unravel when a mall security guard asked the girl to …
Thursday, February 16, 2012
The new shops will cater to specialty clothing and accessories and are expected to open this summer.
Thursday, February 16, 2012
Three new stores will open this summer at the Ross Park Mall, mall officials announced Thursday. They include: Besides the new stores, Ann Taylor and Spencer Gifts will get renovations this year. “It’s only the beginning of the year, and look at the additions that have been announced,” said Lisa Earl, Ross Park Mall manager. “Just imagine what the rest of 2012 has in store for Ross Park Mall shoppers.”
Friday, December 9, 2011
The company, which moved into the Pittsburgh area last year, said its stores have been performing well. It plans to open in the Ross Towne Center next spring.
Home appliance and consumer electronics retailer, hhgregg, is opening a new store in the space formerly occupied by Office Depot on McKnight Road, a company official confirmed Thursday. Jeff Pearson, senior vice president of marketing, said the company signed the lease for the 25,000-square-foot space in Ross Towne Center and plans to open for business in early to mid-Spring. Renovations on the building, which will match the look of other hhgregg stores, are expected to begin in February, he said. "McKnight Road is a very good shopping area," he said, adding that the company has been pleased with the performance of its four other Pittsburgh-area stores, which opened last spring in Cranberry, Robinson, Monroeville and West Mifflin. Ross …
Sunday, November 6, 2011
Santa Claus will be available to hear wish lists and pose for pictures at the Ross Park Mall starting Nov. 11.
Sunday, November 6, 2011
Santa Claus is coming to Ross Park Mall. Hours for pictures are below: Nov. 11 - Dec. 18: Monday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Reindeer Breaks: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.) Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Reindeer Break: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.) Friday, Nov. 25: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Reindeer Breaks: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.) Dec. 19 - Dec. 23: Monday through Saturday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (Reindeer Breaks: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.) Saturday, Dec. 24: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Reindeer Break: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.)