Ashley Stewart in Harlem Files Chapter 11

ashlet stewart in HarlemWith two stores in Harlem the New Jersey-based plus-sized fashion retailer Ashley Stewart filed a voluntary petition under Chapter 11 on Monday in Newark that will allow the company to file for bankruptcy and restructure its financials. Continue Reading →

Radio Shack Closing 1,100 Stores, Harlem location Not Yet Announced

radioshack_slide-46b4286a074bffc16a6430156958ea9620eed7c6-s6-c30Radio Shack plans to close up to 1,100 stores in the U.S. following significant financial losses during the critical holiday shopping season. Continue Reading →

Five Recycling Mysteries Solved!

batterisWondering what to do with your stash of old batteries or the cans of unneeded paint taking up space in your garage? You know you shouldn’t throw them out, but it really is time to get rid of them.

Resist the temptation to toss them in the trash anyway. The reason: They (and everything on the list below) contain toxic chemicals capable of contaminating the environment if not disposed of properly. Continue Reading →