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Radioactivity Listeners weigh in on working retail on Black Friday listen

11/28/14 Rob Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Tags: Black Friday, Thanksgiving, retail, homeless, Bradenton, manatee, Lauren Mitchell


Today on Radioactivity, listeners phone in to share their experiences on working Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend as well as their opinions on the growing 'Black Thursday' shopping trend.

Rob Lorei also speaks with Lauren Mitchell, whose band will be playing at the Bradenton Elks Lodge on Sunday as part of a fund-raiser for Elks Feeds Little Empty Tummies (EFLET), a Bradenton-based charity working on feeding the over 2000 children in Manatee County that have been identified as homele...

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Baywalk Gets Revitilization Help from City listen

12/18/09 Tom Baur
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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Baywalk owners may get more St Petersburg property in their struggle to revive the ailing retail complex.

A few months ago The City of St Petersburg gave struggling Baywalk owners control of a public sidewalk in hopes they could stop protesters from distracting paying patrons. But now the new owners want to expand their control to the Promenade that leads from the garage to Baywalk. The city may cut a deal with Baywalk’s former owner Fred Bullard to tear up his control agreement of the P...

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