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Posted on May 28, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Marketing, News, This Town | Leave a Comment

We used to have a newsletter/flyer printed out every month for our store’s customer – but when our kid came a long, the spouse didn’t have much time to do it anymore.  When the kid got older – we became pretty busy just managing the store alone – so we didn’t do it anymore.  But […]

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TV Stand

Posted on May 25, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Electronics, Entertainment, gadgets, Life, Marketing, shopping, This Town | Leave a Comment

We used to carry tv stand at our store and not just your cheapie type of tv stand – ours were pretty solid wood ones and our supplier is one of the leading supplier around Canada.  Alas, it didn’t sell as well as we had hope – so now we don’t carry tv stand no […]

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New movies

Posted on May 24, 2011 - Filed Under Uncategorized | Leave a Comment

New Movies this week:
I Am Number Four
Gnomeo and Juliet
The Way Back
Blood Creek

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New Store In Town

Posted on May 23, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Health, shopping, This Town | Leave a Comment

There is a new shop in town or business actually – right across the Chinese restaurant where 10 to 10 used to be.  I think it does kick boxing, body building and other health stuff – I haven’t gone in to look at it.  I’m going to find them to pick their brains and ask […]

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Hip Hop Customers

Posted on May 21, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Life, shopping, This Town | Leave a Comment

The spouse is pretty fascinated when she sees a customer walk in with all sorts of hair color or even dressing up with hip hop clothing or do they call it  urban clothing now?   I wished i could post some pictures for you to see – but there are some really very fashionable people around […]

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Smoke Store

Posted on May 19, 2011 - Filed Under shopping, This Town, Travel | Leave a Comment

We do have a smoke store in town – but I haven’t been in there yet – because from what I’ve heard they don’t really sell cigars or cigarettes like the humidor .  The spouse always sends some cigars to her ex-boss from Spain every year for his birthday and I was hoping to get […]

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Attracting Customers To Come Downtown

Posted on May 16, 2011 - Filed Under Amused, Business, shopping, This Country, This Town, Travel | Leave a Comment

As you all know – downtown business are already having a hard time attracting people to come downtown to shop.  Unlike in Japan where they have the street closed on the weekend in Harajuku where anyone and everyone can dress up in whatever ways they want – so people – from locals to tourists flocked […]

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Sorry, It’s Not Yours

Posted on May 11, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Electronics, Entertainment, gadgets, Honesty, sellers, thieves, This Country, This Town | Leave a Comment

We buy and sell used electronics and gadgets – and most likely – we will have a  32gb ipod touch or a Sony turntable at one point at our store – because things comes and goes pretty quickly here – well some.  But it is also most likely not yours either – why?  in […]

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Skin Specialist

Posted on May 4, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Health, This Country, This Town | 1 Comment

A customer who just got back from the city with the spouse’s chinese food – told us about this skin specialist his kid was seeing for body acne and how expensive it was just to see the doctor.  Not the cost of seeing the doctor but the trip up to the city and staying for […]

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Sun Is Out

Posted on May 2, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Life, shopping, Weather | Leave a Comment

The weather is great today and the sun is out too !  hopefully, it means no more rain for us here – we are getting tired of the rain.  We went out to get some sun-tan lotion for the kid to bring to school today – and as usual – we shopped downtown for our […]

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