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Macy's is one of the anchoring department stores  the Shops at Wiregrass in Wesley Chapel. It could be one of the 100 stores the retailer plans to close nationwide by next year. [Times (2008)]

What's next for Macy's at the Shops at Wiregrass?

It has been nearly a month since Macy's, amid slumping sales, announced it would close 100 stores by next year. Those stores account for 14 percent of the retailer's total number of department stores. While the company hasn't said which stores will close, analysts and credit firms have speculated about which stores …


  1. Hometown Pasco for April 28

    Human Interest

    We want your news!

    Hometown Pasco is devoted to everyday life in our county, whether it's snapshots from your family reunion, recreational sporting event, news from your last club meeting or just a few lines thanking someone for a job well done. You can contact Hometown Pasco news coordinator Jean …

  2. Pasco panel resumes job of tackling SR 54 traffic congestion


    LAND O'LAKES — A group talked transportation in a college classroom (study) amid a crowd of onlookers who filled every seat (capacity) and looked for additional space (congestion).

  3. Pasco's Business Digest for April 28



    BANK BREAKS GROUND FOR NEW BRANCH: First National Bank of Pasco broke ground on its fourth location, at 23613 State Road 54 in Lutz, on April 20. The new branch represents a new direction for the 30-year-old banking institution. The 3,000-square-foot facility, slated for grand opening on Oct. …

  4. Faith inspires New Port Richey couple to turn fine art into a business


    Alone in a New Port Richey studio space, glassmaker Michael Hirsch lights the night, turning flame into custom religious keepsakes.

  5. New Port Richey discusses possibilities for medical marijuana dispensaries

    Local Government

    NEW PORT RICHEY — The city has embarked on a three-month planning process to put out the welcome mat for medical marijuana dispensaries, and during that time may also tackle the idea of decriminalizing small amounts of pot.

  6. Bloomin' Brands delivers mixed quarterly performance as diners shy away from casual chains


    TAMPA — The Tampa-based parent company of four major restaurant chains — Outback Steakhouse, Carrabba's, Bonefish Grill and Fleming's — reported a mixed performance in its first quarter on Wednesday morning, recording a profit of $43.9 million, up from $34.5 million a year earlier. But Bloomin' also …

  7. Pasco golf course battle heads to next round


    NEW PORT RICHEY — The court battle over the former Gulf Harbors golf course is heading to its second round.