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by J-Man
June 18th, 2018, 9:10 am
Forum: California USA
Topic: West Covina Albertsons closed
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: West Covina Albertsons closed

For anyone interested in the history of Eastland Shopping Center, here's a link. The supermarket was originally a Hiram's (pre-Lucky.) And it was once a "conventional" mall, anchored by a large May Co. and W.T. Grant. Other department stores (Roberts, Mervyn's) came and went later.
by J-Man
June 15th, 2018, 8:44 am
Forum: California USA
Topic: West Covina Albertsons closed
Replies: 6
Views: 640

Re: West Covina Albertsons closed

This is a former Lucky in the outbuildings/strip mall section of the Eastland Shopping Center.
by J-Man
May 17th, 2018, 8:24 am
Forum: Non Region-Specific
Topic: Integration of Albertsons and Safeway
Replies: 661
Views: 89787

Re: Integration of Albertsons and Safeway

I live in an area where I receive both Vons and Albertsons ads in the mail. I noticed this week that they have become virtually identical (at least on the first page) with two exceptions: Vons still has "Club Price" under all of the sale prices, and they have different liquor beer items at the botto...
by J-Man
February 24th, 2018, 9:41 pm
Forum: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Dollar General opening in Oregon
Replies: 4
Views: 740

Re: Dollar General opening in Oregon

There are a number of Dollar Generals in southern Oregon: Brookings, Grants Pass (three stores), Gold Hill, Bandon, Roseburg, etc.
by J-Man
February 7th, 2018, 7:02 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: Pavilions Simi Valley rebranded as Vons
Replies: 11
Views: 1338

Re: Pavilions Simi Valley rebranded as Vons

Just got my weekly grocery ads and discovered that the Monrovia Pavilions has been "Vonsed" as well. This comes a few years after the nearby Arcadia Pavilions got the same treatment. I think Monrovia was one of the earliest Pavilions (built from the ground up.) Not sure when it came about, but it wa...
by J-Man
January 27th, 2018, 12:15 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Wal Mart Closing 02/06 Sacramento, CA El Camino Ave.
Replies: 22
Views: 2383

Re: Wal Mart Closing 02/06 Sacramento, CA El Camino Ave.

I wonder if this will be the final death knell for the old Country Club Centre, which used to be a regular mall with Montgomery Ward and Rhodes/Liberty House as its two anchors. And Country Club Plaza, across the street, can't be doing that well if the Macy's (which was a much larger store than the ...
by J-Man
January 12th, 2018, 2:36 pm
Forum: California USA
Topic: North Pasadena Vons May Close
Replies: 18
Views: 2379

Re: North Pasadena Vons May Close

So that will be Stater Bros. westernmost store (at least in the San Gabriel Valley), right? Currently they only go as far as the Azusa/Glendora border.