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Bargain Box outlasted other Palo Alto thrift stores

Menlo Park second-hand shops hanging on despite hot real-estate climate

When Bargain Box closes on June 25, Goodwill Industries will be the last nonprofit thrift store in Palo Alto.

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Posted by Melinda Rosenaur
a resident of Barron Park
on Dec 2, 2015 at 12:27 pm

Discovery Shop is a wonderful asset to the Community and I hope it will continue to reside right where it is for many years to come. It would be a terrible shame if Discovery Shop had to close because the real estate market is so hot and the property owners want to demolish the old tried and true for more housing or a hotel establishment. I hope the people of Menlo Park and the surrounding areas continue to support the Discovery Shop and all the non-profit stores trying hard to survive this hostile real estate climate. Let's keep these wonderful stores right where they are. They help so many people. It would be such a loss to see them disappear.


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