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Borders bookstore to close

Original post made on Jul 20, 2011

Borders bookstore in downtown Palo Alto will close by the end of September as part of the liquidation of the national chain, a spokeswoman said. The Ann Arbor, Mich., company said Monday it will close its remaining 399 stores.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 11:14 AM

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Posted by Nostalgic, a resident of Menlo Park: The Willows
on Jul 20, 2011 at 10:38 am

anyone else miss the New Varsity (not to mention the Festival)?


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