Photos, reactions from Dominick's going-out-of-business sale

Written By Sun-Times Wire Posted: 12/16/2013, 12:14pm

It’s not the day before Thanksgiving or Christmas.

It’s not the Apocalypse, and the forecast doesn’t call for that much more snow.

What’s jammed the aisles of many Dominick’s stores in the metropolitan Chicago area since Friday is a 50 percent off sale on most products. The sale is designed to rid the stores of products as parent company Safeway Inc. prepares to exit the Chicago area market at the end of the year, as we’ve reported.

But then alcohol joined the sale today at 30 percent off, and from what you’ve shared on social media, THE CITY LOST ITS COLLECTIVE MIND.

Here are the photos and remembrances you shared today from Dominick’s stores: