This is Anthony Mayse. He just got fat-shamed by Santa. "It affected me so bad that I was crying until I went to bed that night." On Saturday, 9-year-old Anthony was treated to a trip to Main Street in Forrest City, N.C. They took a carriage ride, went ice skating, and then the day culminated in a visit with Santa. Show More Summary
About a decade after the Main Street Electrical Parade left Disneyland, the cavalcade of lights and music is scheduled to return to the Anaheim park starting Jan. 20 and running until June 18. The Electrical Parade was a fan favorite at Disneyland from 1972 until 1996. For the last six years, the...
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The latest news about Harry Styles is that he is in London, but could he be moving on to France in the near future to start filming the biopic based on the Rolling Stones’ Exile on Main Street? Daily Mail reports on December 7 that Harry Styles was seen in London partying with his sister,... Show More Summary
As the market closes at another all time high, the "recovery", if only on paper, is again bypassing most Americans and it is starting to hit where it hurts the most. According to restaurant tracker NPD Group, traffic at U.S. fast-food restaurant fell 1% in the third quarter, the sector’s first traffic decline in five years. Show More Summary
A new food court opening Wednesday in Flushing brings some delicious-sounding—and seasonally appropriate—foods to Queens Crossing, the giant development on Main Street. There will eventually be nine stalls populating the space, and the first three debut this week: Curry Bo, Young Street Poke Co., and Happy Lemon. [ more › ]
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If you have fond memories of the Disneyland Main Street Electrical Parade complete with the synthesized "Baroque Hoedown" music, you're in luck! The magical procession is returning to Anaheim for a limited time. The triumphant return starts Jan. Show More Summary
The mega-retailer says it will open brick-and-mortar convenience stores. It got us musing about other Silicon Valley companies we want to see open shop on Main Street.
By Robert Niles: Disneyland has revealed the dates for its temporary revival of the Main Street Electrical Parade. Disney's original nighttime parade will return to its original park for six months, starting in January. The parade'sShow More Summary
Coles Supermarket cannot subdue a Goulburn real estate agent on the war path over abandoned shopping trolleys. Angella Storrier has waged a Facebook war against Coles, an anchor tenant in Goulburn Plaza. The prominent shopping centre which often stands in a sea of stray trolleys. This is despite Mrs Storrier calling Coles out on broken […]
11.21.16 Why, if so much has improved in recent years relating to small business, are there fewer startup firms, comparatively? Forefront explores what’s improved, what hasn’t, and what’s possibly to come for Main Street firms....Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures is setting Rodney Rothman to script, with an eye toward directing, a 21 Jump Street spinoff movie where the main cops are female. Neal Moritz is producing. This concept has been floated for a while, along with...Show More Summary
I hung out with post-punk band Merchandise in the parking lot behind Vancouver Main Street landmark Red Cat Records. It was a windy fall day so we took refuge at a staircase behind the store. The band singer Carson Cox did most of the talking as his bandmates shivered in the cold. What is Carson […]
A nostalgic tribute to Main Street by boomer journalist Kathleen Bailey. The post A boomer tribute to the days of the Five and Dime appeared first on BoomerCafe.
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Just when you thought the crazy 2016 election was over - three of the major candidates are now essentially saying the election was rigged. So what will happen to both Main Street and Wall Street when three major candidates say the election is rigged? In short, it depends if anyone, [...]
Dave Smith couldn’t believe his luck. He was visiting Disneyland with his family about a year after its opening and spied Walt Disney strolling down the park’s Main Street. In his later years as a serious autograph collector, Smith would go on to acquire the signature of every person who signed...
Back in August the world was ending because of negative interest rates or NIRP. Here is the Wall Street Journal in August offering you everything you needed to know. Not to pick on these asshats because they chase news like the average...Show More Summary
The 2017 Lotus Exige 380 is a shot straight down Main Street of the company’s known ethos: more power and less weight than the last car. Specifically, this little monster has been dialed to 375 horsepower and 2,424 pounds. But I still think the exposed-linkage stick shift is the coolest feature. Read more...