Assessing Circuit City’s impact, a slideshow

The Boston Globe has a very helpful and slick multimedia slideshow about how Circuit City’s closure is affecting the regional economy up there. Restaurants in the neighborhood of closed Circuit City stores reckon they will lose around $50 a day. Several media outlets are owed thousands for advertising (including $65,000 at the Providence Journal) and… Read more »

Circuit City’s HQ Liquidation: The Sequel

The bargain hunters are back at Circuit City’s Western Henrico headquarters. The electronics store’s Deep Run III building was opened Tuesday to shoppers. But unlike the sale that ended at Deep Run II, this one is going to take longer – until April – and prices are not negotiable yet.