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Halifax County home to school built for blacks
A little white clapboard schoolhouse sits alongside a quiet highway in rural Halifax County.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Sears Holdings to Spin-Off Lands' End
Corp. announced on March 13, 2014 the details and timeline of its separation. Earlier in December, Sears Holding announced the tax-free spin-off of Land's End.
Sears Hometown And Outlet Stores: Growing Channel In The Sears Holdings Ecosystem
SHOS business model as it relates to Sears Holdings exhibits striking similarities to that of Yum Brands and PepsiCo, Inc. Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores is a component within a larger inter-dependent system of assets in Eddie Lampert's portfolio.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
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There isn't a lot of fanfare this chilly Friday night at Minocqua's Campanile Center as an audience of around 75 people sit patiently, waiting for the start of a concert by folk singer Bill Staines.
Havas Worldwide wins Craftsman and DieHard accounts
The Chicago office of Young & Rubicam's loss is Havas Worldwide Chicago's gain. Hoffman Estates, IL.-based Sears and its parent Sears Holdings are moving the advertising accounts for the familiar DieHard battery and Craftsman tool brands from the Y&R office to Havas Worldwide Chicago.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Sears Holdings' Valuation Part Three: Multiple Valuations And Short Interest Fuel Volatility
Bishop Research and Analytics' third report on Sears Holdings focuses on actionable analysis and factors that drive volatility of the share price.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Fresno Bee
Tire shreds, car flips, Fresno man hurt, and now Sears is sued for negligence
His life changed dramatically on June 11, 2010 when the left rear tire on his 2002 Volkswagen Jetta lost its tread, causing his car to flip off Highway 180 near Fowler Avenue east of Fresno.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Sears Hometown And Outlet Stores - A Misunderstood Spin-Off From Sears Holdings
Undercovered. As a smaller part of their original parent company, Wall Street tends to neglect them and focus on the parent company.
An Important Message Retailers Are Sending Us About The Economy
Consumer spending in the U.S. economy is highly correlated to consumer confidence.
The Motley Fool
Is Groupthink Taking Hold at Sears Holdings Corp?
The company reported an adjusted loss per share of $0.96 as domestic comparable-store sales fell 6.4%.
John W. Brigham, 82, Phila. police officer
John W. Brigham, 82, of Cinnaminson, a Philadelphia police officer from December 1965 to May 1984, died Friday, Feb. 28, of complications from Alzheimer's disease at a daughter's home in Swedesboro.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
7 Of The Most Hated Stocks In The Market
While some companies appear to do well no matter what, public perception can still play an important role in a company's long-term fortunes.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Sears And RadioShack: A Tale of Two Decaying Cities
ALF and Chucky haul away outdated merchandise in a RadioShack commercial that aired during the Super Bowl.
Sears - 3 Investment Cases
In this article I will cover all three cases and make suggestions of how a prudent investor should think with regards to investment in Sears.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Schnurman: With falling sales and traffic, Penney needs to shrink
Ron Johnson was so wrong about fixing J.C. Penney that it's easy to forget he was right about one thing: The thrill is gone for many retail shoppers.
Retail earnings: Sears, J.C. Penney see paths diverge
It's been a rough road for department stores in recent years, as cash-strapped, bargain-hungry consumers cut back spending and increasingly turn to their computers to do their shopping.
Eddie Lampert 2014 Shareholder Letter
"Messer Hubbard and Bell want to install one of their "telephone devices" in every city.
Home Channel News
Despite losses, Lampert defends Sears' direction
Sears Holdings' CEO Eddie Lampert strongly defended his company in his annual letter to shareholders, saying not only does he believe Sears is headed in the right direction, but that "the entire retail industry is headed to where we already are."
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Sears investigates possible security breach
Sears Holdings Corp., the retailer run by hedge fund manager Edward Lampert , is investigating a possible security breach after a series of cyberattacks on other retailers have exposed the data of millions of consumers.