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News Fri Feb 27 2009

Borders Closing Mag Mile Store

As noted elsewhere on GB, Borders has announced that it is closing its Michigan Ave store in January 2010. Um, can we get Waterstone's back? Or Rizzoli's?

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Andrew / February 27, 2009 3:26 PM

Personally, I have a soft spot for Kroch's and Brentano's.

Laura / March 14, 2009 11:09 AM

i think borders bought out brentanos sometime in the 90's...

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