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Computer Repair & Sales, 7362 Two Notch Road: Fall 2014   no comments

Posted at 2:25 am in business

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Here's another vacant storefront in Tillman's Plaza on Two Notch. I happened to glace across the street as I was at Kinko's, printing some documents and noticed it was gone.

Written by ted on November 22nd, 2014

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Monkey Joe's, 109 Park Place Court: 2 November 2014   7 comments

Posted at 1:05 am in business,entertainment,venue

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I think we're all Bozos on this bus.

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Written by ted on November 21st, 2014

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Prestige Appliance, 5140 Sunset Boulevard: October 2014 (moved)   no comments

Posted at 2:20 am in stores

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There was a lot of back and forth in the comments about this move, but I believe commenter James R was the first to mention that Prestige Appliance on Sunset Boulevard was gone.

In fact though it was a move, not a closing, and they have set up business at 3905 Fernandina Road in the old Fireplace Center / Southeastern Stone building:

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(Hat tip to commenter James R)

United: 0, Termites: 1   4 comments

Posted at 2:22 am in commentary

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Written by ted on November 19th, 2014

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Arby's, 1222 Charleston Highway: November 2014   4 comments

Posted at 12:19 am in restaurants

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Commenter MrBill points out the Cayce "Arby's" is "temporarily closed".

I can't add any explanation to that, but I can say that there were staff inside, busily doing *something*, so I would expect that this closing really is temporary, unlike many so announced.

(Hat tip to commenter MrBill)

Written by ted on November 18th, 2014

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Not That Kind Of A Drive-Through   6 comments

Posted at 11:31 pm in commentary

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Did somebody ram the Cayce Krispy Kreme sign? It sure looks like it to me.

Written by ted on November 16th, 2014

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Bundrick's Kar Kare / Pope Davis Tire & Alignment, 2368 Taylor Street: Summer 2014   9 comments

Posted at 2:53 am in business

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Commenter Matt points out that the Pope Davis on the corner of Taylor and Millwood has closed.

This was one of those open-air auto operations that you don't see much anymore -- certainly no more in this style are being built. (And some, like this have been knocked down.)

You can stll see the Bundrick's label scar on the awning. The building is still apparently owned by Pope Davis as it has not been emptied, and as yet there is no For Sale sign.

(Hat top to commenter Matt)

Written by ted on November 14th, 2014

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Chickenfat & Morning Calisthenics: 1960s   no comments

Posted at 7:11 am in Uncategorized

Mere words cannot describe how I came to hate this song in Elementary School.

My sister who was one grade below me doesn't remember it at all in her classes.

Written by ted on November 12th, 2014

Indulge, 909 State Street: 2012   1 comment

Posted at 1:09 am in business

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This day spa on the State Street side of Parkland Plaza looks like it was closing down in September of 2012, with new hours posted, and a fairly empty room inside.

By November, the window signage was down (though the marquee was still up), and the whole storefront was vacant.

UPDATE 17 November 2014 -- Now Venus Nail & Spa:

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Written by ted on November 11th, 2014

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When It Absolutely Positively Has To Get There   no comments

Posted at 12:03 am in commentary

Written by ted on November 10th, 2014

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