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Books-a-Million!
Store in historic Williamsburg, VA After having little to work with for a period, I finally stumble upon something new to write about. Since the departure of Borders in 2011, Barnes & Noble is the only bookstore chain around.  Books-a-Million have a store i...
Books-a-Million!
Books-a-Million!
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Buy Buy Baby
Lehigh Valley location With the exit of Toys 'R Us and its sister chains, Babies 'R Us and Kids 'R Us, there may be space to put their rival infant chain Buy Buy Baby, sister of Bed Bath and Beyond and Christmas Tree Shops.  The closest Buy Buy Baby to me n...
Buy Buy Baby
Buy Buy Baby
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TV in far-flung regions
Not strong enough for the countryside. There are areas where the closest TV market can be more than fifty miles away, while some like Syracuse and Utica here in CNY, or Baltimore and Washington are within that much distance of each other. Where I used to li...
TV in far-flung regions
TV in far-flung regions
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Replacements for Spectrum
Willimantic, CT office. The honeymoon's over!  Albany is showing Spectrum the door.  After being slated for not living up to their promise, New York State is looking to get them out.  Another company will have to take over the rights as a whole or portions ...
Replacements for Spectrum
Replacements for Spectrum
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ALDI Albany aspirations
Newer store in Portage, MI. ALDI may seem like another easy one, but in the NY Capital Region, they are fewer than CVS in CNY, where ALDI are as constant as most other chains.  Only three exist in the immediate Albany area in Schenectady (in a former Grand ...
ALDI Albany aspirations
ALDI Albany aspirations
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Fannie May
Downtown Chicago flagship store This is a time of year many people get a sweet tooth, so Fannie May comes to mind.  They bought out Fanny Farmer (people mix them up) in 1992 which closed the Shop City and downtown Syracuse (if it was still around by then) s...
Fannie May
Fannie May
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DMG Foods
As we know them. Salvation Army have expanded their services and now have a supermarket chain that opens in so-called food deserts in inner cities.  There are some spots they could go. Syracuse - former Nojaim Bros (although rivals the Rescue Mission are ba...
DMG Foods
DMG Foods
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Spectrum Northwest petition
Thrown together with what I had saved. Please sign this everyone.
Spectrum Northwest petition
Spectrum Northwest petition
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IKEA
Flagship store. This one I've been meaning to do. IKEA are big across the globe but have yet to open in Upstate NY. Brooklyn and other tri-state stores are the closest right now, but it's not enough. deWitt - former JCPenney, Macys or Dicks; Shoppingtown; N...
IKEA
IKEA
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Benihana
LA location Now for something new for the new year.  I heard of Benihana through The Golden Girls , both being based in the Miami area.  It's a chain of Japanese restaurants yet to embrace CNY.  While I'm not familiar with this kind of cuisine myself, it's ...
Benihana
Benihana
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