Month: July 2020

Braintree Mall Shooting Suspect Held Without Bail

A suspect in the Friday shooting at the South Shore Plaza shopping center in Braintree that left a 15-year-old girl injured is being held without bail on several criminal charges.

Jose Rodriguez, 21, of Boston, pled not guilty to charges including assault with intent to murder and reckless endangerment of a child. A dangerousness hearing is set for Friday to determine whether he will be held without bail for a longer period of time.

A second male suspect was released from custody, Braintree police said in a statement.

The girl’s injuries were not life-threatening, and she was taken to Boston

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Megamalls Like Mall Of America Face Problems

Megamalls are having mega problems. The two largest U.S. malls — Minnesota’s Mall of America and New Jersey’s American Dream mall — are struggling, with the company that owns both recently skipping a third straight payment on the Minnesota property.

Located in Bloomington, Minn., the Mall of America features not only 500 stores, but also some 28 amusement-park rides, an aquarium and more. But it was a victim of the North Star State’s mid-March shutdown of non-essential retail and continues to struggle even after reopening on June 10. The mall had already long

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Madewell Summer Sale Can Save You Up to an Extra 50%

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July is here. Yes, just like that. And here we are, still missing so many of the summer clothes, shoes and accessories we need to ride out the season! How could we let this happen?

If you’re on the same boat, not to worry. It might actually be a good thing if you held off on buying some summery essentials, because so many of them are marked down at Madewell right now! By using code HOTSTUFF, you can save up to 50%

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The Shopping News of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania


  • Drive Through Book Sale To Help Ephrata Public Library

    (Shopping News Photos by Donald Reese)


    Shown in the photo is Lauren Fisher, Development Coordinator of the Ephrata Public Library, with sample book sale bags that will be part of the reimagined Drive Through Book Sale. All library staff involved in this event will be wearing masks in accordance with COVID-19 guidelines.

    Due to …
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    “Pieces From The Past” – Featuring Lititz Historical Foundation

    (Shopping News Photo by Donald Reese)


    Shown in the photo is Lowell Wenger, a tour

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    Two weeks after reopening, mall theaters will close again | Articles | News

    It’s been about two weeks since the North Riverside Luxury 6, the movie theater complex inside the North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, reopened its doors as Illinois moved into Phase 4 of the governor’s COVID-19 response plan.

    But, with Hollywood continuing to delay the release of new summer films and with less enthusiasm for the older films being screened as a result, the theater’s parent company, Classic Cinemas, has decided to hit the pause button.

    All of the chain’s theaters, including the ones in North Riverside, will shut their doors at the end of the business day on

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