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Manchester Evening News
Gold medal Olympic stars praise Manchester 'medal factory' as the perfect base for cycling successshops, especially around the Northern Quarter. We spend a lot of time around th
Gold medal Olympic stars praise Manchester 'medal factory' as the perfect base for cycling success
Manchester Evening News / Posted an hour ago
shops, especially around the Northern Quarter. We spend a lot of time around there. “Cav (Mark Cavendish) always goes to Toys R Us to get himself a new Lego set when we’re in town!” Bryn Lennon/GettyManchester velodrome has been described as a... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Young kids love YouTube more than Disney and Oreo, study findsPants’ eighth annual “Brand Love” study. YouTube beat out more traditional kid-
Young kids love YouTube more than Disney and Oreo, study finds
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Pants’ eighth annual “Brand Love” study. YouTube beat out more traditional kid-friendly brands such as Oreo, Disney and Toys R Us, and it bested its online video counterpart Netflix, which ranked 11th. “Based on kids’ attention spans now,... Read more
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Miami New Times
How David Grutman, Miami's Nightlife Kingpin, Turned LIV Into America's Biggest ClubThis isn't good. The S.S. Groot — David Grutman's $1.7 million VanDutch yacht,
How David Grutman, Miami's Nightlife Kingpin, Turned LIV Into America's Biggest Club
Miami New Times / Posted yesterday
This isn't good. The S.S. Groot — David Grutman's $1.7 million VanDutch yacht, a black beast that looks less like a boat and more like a spaceship one would take to travel to a planet reserved for very important aliens — is broken. Normally, this... Read more
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The News and Star
Toys R Us announces Carlisle shop opening dateToys R Us has announced an opening date for its Carlisle store. The national t
Toys R Us announces Carlisle shop opening date
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
Toys R Us has announced an opening date for its Carlisle store. The national toy giant is turning the former Poundland store in The Lanes Shopping Centre into a pop-up shop. It today confirmed it will open on Bank Holiday Monday. The company has... Read more
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The News and Star
New store for Carlisle city centreoffers including saver stamps and giveaways. Smiggle is the latest major retai
New store for Carlisle city centre
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
offers including saver stamps and giveaways. Smiggle is the latest major retailer to announce it is moving into Carlisle. Toys R Us is moving into The Lanes after a three-year absence from the city and clothing firm Jack Wills secured permission... Read more
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metro
Boy, 5, donates his birthday presents to children living without parentsNathan Hill donated presents to needy children (Picture: SWNS) A five-year-old
Boy, 5, donates his birthday presents to children living without parents
metro / Posted 3 days ago
Nathan Hill donated presents to needy children (Picture: SWNS) A five-year-old has donated presents bought with his birthday money to less fortunate children. Nathan Hill, who celebrated his birthday on May 28, decided to give his gifts away after... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Snapchat hires in New York | Reward for stolen ice cream | Casper goes to the dogsIn exchange for $5 million in tax breaks from the state, Los Angeles–based Snap
Snapchat hires in New York | Reward for stolen ice cream | Casper goes to the dogs
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
In exchange for $5 million in tax breaks from the state, Los Angeles–based Snapchat has agreed to create 396 new jobs in New York. Under Empire State Development's Excelsior Jobs Program, Snapchat will create the new jobs over the next five years... Read more
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Daily Record
Burglary in Parsippany; vandalism in Mt. Olivetreatment. Rendall was issued a careless driving summons as a result of the acc
Burglary in Parsippany; vandalism in Mt. Olive
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
treatment. Rendall was issued a careless driving summons as a result of the accident. •Officer Gina Inga responded to Toys R Us for the report of criminal mischief. The victim advised Inga that two of his vehicle’s tires were punctured on... Read more
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CNBC
Don't buy that Lego set for $300 — you can rent it(Pictured: The world-famous Tower Bridge features iconic towers, working drawbr
Don't buy that Lego set for $300 — you can rent it
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
(Pictured: The world-famous Tower Bridge features iconic towers, working drawbridge and a red double-decker bus. It also includes 4,295 pieces and costs $240.) Netbricks currently employs eight people, including Weil. Each employee has a dedicated... Read more
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walesonline
Remember this? Here's what Cardiff looked like a decade agoGone were the Wales National Ice Rink, the library, Toys R Us and the Oxford Ar
Remember this? Here's what Cardiff looked like a decade ago
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Gone were the Wales National Ice Rink, the library, Toys R Us and the Oxford Arcade, the demolition of which all began 10 years ago. The St David’s shopping centre complex, John Lewis, and the new central library were built in their place, with the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Follow-up Friday: Day care cleaned, woman in wheelchair finally gets to swimmonths. But 48 hours after our story aired, it was fixed by the Parks Departmen
Follow-up Friday: Day care cleaned, woman in wheelchair finally gets to swim
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 days ago
months. But 48 hours after our story aired, it was fixed by the Parks Department. And in New Brunswick, the kids at a children's hospital are still glowing from their party and surprise from PIX11 and Toys R Us. They received 30 gift certifi... Read more
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NJ Biz
Toys R Us' top marketer leaves for Macy'sA Toys R Us executive has joined Macy's Inc. as its new chief marketing officer
Toys R Us' top marketer leaves for Macy's
NJ Biz / Posted 5 days ago
A Toys R Us executive has joined Macy's Inc. as its new chief marketing officer, the department store chain said Thursday. Richard A. Lennox, who had been senior vice president and chief marketing officer for the Wayne-based toy retailer, will... Read more
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Gamasutra
As the SNES turns 25, devs weigh in on the console's 11 best gamesI could play it almost blindfolded.” - Chris Johnston “I entered a contest cal
As the SNES turns 25, devs weigh in on the console's 11 best games
Gamasutra / Posted 5 days ago
I could play it almost blindfolded.” - Chris Johnston “I entered a contest called the Super Star Fox Weekend at a local Toys R Us, won an FX Chip shirt, and felt like Fred Savage in The Wizard for a few months. I am still in love with this... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Special party thrown for kids at New Jersey hospitalwho has been in and out of the hospital for the last several years battling a b
Special party thrown for kids at New Jersey hospital
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 6 days ago
who has been in and out of the hospital for the last several years battling a birth defect. PIX11 News teamed up with Toys R Us and gave 30 kids gift certificates. "Thank you PIX11," said said Barbara Romito, the Director of the Child Life... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Macy's names new chief marketing officerAfter a four-month search, Macy's has named Toys R Us exec Richard Lennox as it
Macy's names new chief marketing officer
Crain's New York Business / Posted 6 days ago
After a four-month search, Macy's has named Toys R Us exec Richard Lennox as its new chief marketing officer, following the May departure of 32-year brand veteran Martine Reardon. Mr. Lennox was most recently senior vice president and CMO at the toy... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Macy's hires Toys 'R' Us exec Lennox as marketing chiefBloomberg News Macy's Inc. hired Toys "R" Us Inc. executive Richard Lennox as
Macy's hires Toys 'R' Us exec Lennox as marketing chief
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
Bloomberg News Macy's Inc. hired Toys "R" Us Inc. executive Richard Lennox as its chief marketing officer, bringing in a department-store industry newcomer to help the chain rebrand itself in a changing retail environment. Lennox, 51, succeeds... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Police reward boy's 'very noble' actthe police station on Wednesday afternoon, Venn presented Ethan with a Spider-M
Police reward boy's 'very noble' act
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 7 days ago
the police station on Wednesday afternoon, Venn presented Ethan with a Spider-Man gift bag containing a Lego Creator set, a Toys R Us gift card and a congratulations card signed by members of the platoon. "Ethan's actions were pretty remarkable. We... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
2016 trends that might have lost their mojoThe luster of 'coolness' seems to wear off faster than ever these days WILMING
2016 trends that might have lost their mojo
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
The luster of 'coolness' seems to wear off faster than ever these days WILMINGTON -- You wouldn't be alone if you feel trends these days seem to burn in brighter and burn out faster than in any other time we have seen. Perhaps it's because word... Read more
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The Comet
Suspended sentence for drug addict who stole Lego worth hundreds of pounds from Stevenage Toys R Us A drug addict who stole hundreds of pounds worth of Lego from the Stevenage b
Suspended sentence for drug addict who stole Lego worth hundreds of pounds from Stevenage Toys R Us
The Comet / Posted 8 days ago
A drug addict who stole hundreds of pounds worth of Lego from the Stevenage branch of Toys R Us has been given a suspended jail sentence. Photo: Alan... Read more
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TribLIVE
Coping With Kids: Fun without an agendaup. The Shark Attack is about $25. Individual boats (there are six of them) are
Coping With Kids: Fun without an agenda
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
up. The Shark Attack is about $25. Individual boats (there are six of them) are about $10 each or two for $15. Available at Toys R Us. More at zurumicroboats.com. Finding Dory Robo Fish Collection (Disney Pixar): In the Disney Pixar movie “Finding... Read more
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Business Standard India
A demographic shock sweeps the globeIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
A demographic shock sweeps the globe
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, economies as diverse as New Zealand and Georgia, by 2030. These are the... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plazaprogresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plaza
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
progresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be to the dust patch used as a car park behind Toys R Us. This will become an interim car park as major changes to the existing form of Sunshine Plaza begin to take... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plazaprogresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plaza
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
progresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be to the dust patch used as a car park behind Toys R Us. This will become an interim car park as major changes to the existing form of Sunshine Plaza begin to take... Read more
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Queensland Times
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plazaprogresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plaza
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
progresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be to the dust patch used as a car park behind Toys R Us. This will become an interim car park as major changes to the existing form of Sunshine Plaza begin to take... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plazaprogresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plaza
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
progresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be to the dust patch used as a car park behind Toys R Us. This will become an interim car park as major changes to the existing form of Sunshine Plaza begin to take... Read more
9 related stories
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News Mail
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plazaprogresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be
How all shopping tastes will be catered for at new Plaza
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
progresses. The first changes, which will begin in a matter of weeks, will be to the dust patch used as a car park behind Toys R Us. This will become an interim car park as major changes to the existing form of Sunshine Plaza begin to take... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Why you see Christmas items in stores during the summercan be an uncomfortable, even taboo, topic for retailers. In fact, some prefer
Why you see Christmas items in stores during the summer
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
can be an uncomfortable, even taboo, topic for retailers. In fact, some prefer not to talk about it — Walgreens, Kohl's and Toys R Us chose not to comment. Yet, with more than $626 billion in holiday retail sales in 2015, according to the retail... Read more
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The North West Star
$400 million upgrade of Sunshine Coast shopping centre beginsfor an expanded retail offer," he said. What will happen first? A temporary ca
$400 million upgrade of Sunshine Coast shopping centre begins
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
for an expanded retail offer," he said. What will happen first? A temporary car park will be built on vacant land behind Toys R Us. That will provide car parking space while two new "multi-deck" car parks are built near Kmart. And... Read more
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Brisbane Times
$400m upgrade of Sunshine Coast shopping centrefor an expanded retail offer," he said.What will happen first? A temporary car
$400m upgrade of Sunshine Coast shopping centre
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
for an expanded retail offer," he said.What will happen first? A temporary car park will be built on vacant land behind Toys R Us. That will provide car parking space while two new "multi-deck" car parks are built near Kmart.And then? 'Positive... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Earning for Learning at Grand Central Mall"Grand Central Mall is proud to continue to offer Earning for Learning as a way
Earning for Learning at Grand Central Mall
The Marietta Times / Posted 9 days ago
"Grand Central Mall is proud to continue to offer Earning for Learning as a way to give back to the community," said Katrina Stephens, marketing director at Grand Central Mall. "We pride ourselves as a vital community resource and encourage shoppers... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this monthto nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the constru
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this month
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
to nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the construction of a car park on vacant land behind Toys R Us. This will provide alternative customer parking during the construction of the first multi-deck car park, located... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this monthto nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the constru
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this month
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
to nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the construction of a car park on vacant land behind Toys R Us. This will provide alternative customer parking during the construction of the first multi-deck car park, located... Read more
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Queensland Times
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this monthto nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the constru
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this month
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
to nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the construction of a car park on vacant land behind Toys R Us. This will provide alternative customer parking during the construction of the first multi-deck car park, located... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this monthto nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the constru
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this month
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
to nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the construction of a car park on vacant land behind Toys R Us. This will provide alternative customer parking during the construction of the first multi-deck car park, located... Read more
9 related stories
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News Mail
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this monthto nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the constru
Hooray for shoppers! Plaza expansion to begin this month
News Mail / Posted 10 days ago
to nearly 5,000. The first stage of the redevelopment will involve the construction of a car park on vacant land behind Toys R Us. This will provide alternative customer parking during the construction of the first multi-deck car park, located... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
Principal parades around in chicken suit supporting PTO fundraiser | October 25, 2009pledges won an overnight stay at Splash Village in Frankenmuth for a family of
Principal parades around in chicken suit supporting PTO fundraiser | October 25, 2009
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
pledges won an overnight stay at Splash Village in Frankenmuth for a family of four. Second prize was a $100 gift card for Toys R Us. And third prize was an MP3 player donated by Elga Credit Union. Other incentives included lunch with Principal... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Could your child be the next Toys 'R' Us President of Play?STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- As the U.S. presidential race continues to heat up, Dona
Could your child be the next Toys 'R' Us President of Play?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- As the U.S. presidential race continues to heat up, Donald and Hillary can move over -- as the race is officially on for the President of Play. For the first time, Toys "R" Us is looking for a President of Play, who will spend... Read more
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WA Today
When Australia joins the granny nationsIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
When Australia joins the granny nations
WA Today / Posted 12 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, from Australia to Iceland, by 2030. These are the findings of Joseph... Read more
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Canberra Times
When Australia joins the granny nationsIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
When Australia joins the granny nations
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, from Australia to Iceland, by 2030. These are the findings of Joseph... Read more
4 related stories
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Brisbane Times
When Australia joins the granny nationsIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
When Australia joins the granny nations
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, from Australia to Iceland, by 2030. These are the findings of Joseph... Read more
4 related stories
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The Age
When Australia joins the granny nationsIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
When Australia joins the granny nations
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, from Australia to Iceland, by 2030. These are the findings of Joseph... Read more
4 related stories
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Sydney Morning Herald
When Australia joins the granny nationsIt's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where
When Australia joins the granny nations
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
It's known as the historic reversal, and it appears irreversible: Places where the old outnumber kids. What began in 1995 in a single country, Italy, will spread to 56 nations, from Australia to Iceland, by 2030. These are the findings of Joseph... Read more
4 related stories
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Robstown outlet mall progressing toward openingbe announced before then." So far, Swedish fashion apparel retailer H&M, Expre
Robstown outlet mall progressing toward opening
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 14 days ago
be announced before then." So far, Swedish fashion apparel retailer H&M, Express, Guess, Skechers, jewelry store Zales, Toys R Us, Kay Jewelers and a Brooks Brothers factory store have committed to opening stores in the shopping center. There... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Under Armour plans 'greatest retail store' for former FAO Schwarz Fifth Avenue spotpossible. Plank said Under Armour will take about 53,000 square feet in the fo
Under Armour plans 'greatest retail store' for former FAO Schwarz Fifth Avenue spot
Crain's New York Business / Posted 14 days ago
possible. Plank said Under Armour will take about 53,000 square feet in the former FAO Schwarz store, which parent company Toys R Us Inc. abandoned last year, citing rising rents. The closing left the 154-year-old brand, whose Fifth Avenue store... Read more
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The News and Star
Jobs boost as toy store looks to return before ChristmasA national toy shop is recruiting staff for a new store in Carlisle city centre
Jobs boost as toy store looks to return before Christmas
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
A national toy shop is recruiting staff for a new store in Carlisle city centre. Following Primark's lead, Toys R Us is understood to be eyeing up the former Poundland store in The Lanes Shopping Centre. Although the toy store has not yet signed a... Read more
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FOX News
Before they were famousWhat were they doing before they made it big? What did the funnyman do before
Before they were famous
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
What were they doing before they made it big? What did the funnyman do before making it big? The comedian shared his first 7 jobs on Twitter. "Construction, bus boy, cafeteria server, library data entry, futon frame maker, futon salesman, waiter,"... Read more
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The Mercury News
Atherton: Red E. Fox, CHP helicopter big attractions at National Night Outexplaining Red E. Fox's message. All that art work is due to the town by Sept.
Atherton: Red E. Fox, CHP helicopter big attractions at National Night Out
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
explaining Red E. Fox's message. All that art work is due to the town by Sept. 1. The best coloring submission wins a $25 Toys R Us gift card; the best sketch wins a $50 gift card for Michael's; and the best video earns a $100 credit on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's 11th Aldi store opens doors in Majura Park on WednesdayMajura Park's two major supermarkets will have some more competition from Wedne
Canberra's 11th Aldi store opens doors in Majura Park on Wednesday
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
Majura Park's two major supermarkets will have some more competition from Wednesday as Discount supermarket giant Aldi opens the doors to its newest Canberra store. The 1000-square-metre store, which sits between Big W and Toys"R"US in the Majura... Read more
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