As we reported a few weeks ago, Toys 'R' Us is closing some 182 stores as part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization plan. Today we have a list of the stores that are closing, and there are four in Connecticut.
The local community has seemingly traded in the hat factory for the "rumor mill". Everywhere I've gone over the past week, someone asks me if I heard anything about Friendly's on Newtown Road closing. I had to look into it.
Kimberly-Clark, the makers of Huggies Diapers, and Kleenex Tissues will be cutting some 5000 jobs, and closing 10 of it's plants worldwide in a bid to reduce costs. Will the New Milford facility be affected by these cut backs.
Following the official statement from Tom Petty's family revealing that his death last October was the result of an accidental overdose of pain medication, Petty's daughter AnnaKim has reached out to fans.