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County J.C. Penney Store Safe From Chopping Block

County J.C. Penney Store Safe From Chopping Block

| January 16, 2014

DESPITE NUMEROUS CLOSINGS NATIONWIDE, IT LOOKS LIKE THE COUNTY J-C PENNEY STORE IN THE AROOSTOOK CENTRE MALL IS SAFE FOR NOW. THE TROUBLED RETAILER ANNOUNCED TODAY THAT IT’S CUTTING TWO-THOUSAND JOBS AND CLOSING 33 OF ITS “UNDERPERFORMING” STORES. A COMPANY PRESS RELEASE LISTED THE 33 STORES ON THE CHOPPING BLOCK…THERE WERE NO MAINE STORES LISTED. J-C […]

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Mr. Paperback Closing

Mr. Paperback Closing

| February 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Aroostook County has lost two more businesses as the bookstores, Mr. Paperback, has announced it will shut it’s doors.That means more empty storefronts and a direct hit to our economy. News Source 8′s Dick Palm explains why Mr.Paperback is packing up after all these years.

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