Is A Fred’s Pharmacy In Wards Corner’s Future?

December 21, 2016

Fred’s Pharmacy Buys 865 Rite AIds


Fred’s Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) has signed an agreement with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. (NASDAQ: WBA) and Rite Aid Corp. (NYSE: RAD) to purchase 865 stores and certain assets related to store operations located across the eastern and western United States for $950 million in cash.

Closing of the transaction is expected to take several months after Walgreens Boots Alliance’s proposed acquisition of Rite Aid is completed. The deal is also subject to approval by the Federal Trade Commission as well as customary regulatory approvals and closing conditions.

Fred’s Pharmacy will become the third largest pharmacy Chain in the United States.


Hampton Blvd Starbucks to open in July 2017

December 20, 2016

Starbucks reported today that they expect construction to begin in late Spring and that their new store at the corner of Hampton Blvd and W. Little Creek Road will open in late July of 2017!

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Wards Corner Task Force Meeting Schedule Set For 2017

December 9, 2016

On Thursday, December 8, 2017, a decision was made at the Wards Corner Task Force Meeting to continue meeting quarterly. You will find the 2017 meeting scheduled for the Greater Wards Corner Task Force Meeting below:

March 9, 2017
June 8, 2017
September 14, 2017
December 14, 2017.

Please enter these dates in your calendar. Time for all dates is 8:30 a.m. at The Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center, 7300 Newport Avenue.

All are welcome to attend.

Wards Corner Task Force Meeting, Thursday, December 8th, 8:30 a.m.

December 7, 2016

This is a reminder that the Greater Wards Corner Task Force is scheduled to meet on Thursday, December 8, 2016, 830 – 930 a.m. at the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center.

Wards Corner Task Force Meeting Agenda

Results for the Greater Wards Corner Task Force Survey


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