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Flash Mob Hits North Riverside Mall, Again

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews

North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road, stopped allowing people to enter the building about 7:30 p.m. on March 23 after a flash mob, organized on social media, brought more than 100 unsupervised juveniles to the shopping center, resulting in fights and disturbances inside the building and the arrest of one man.

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North Riverside Sears Stays Open As Company Files Bankruptcy

Monday, October 15, 2018 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Sears at the North Riverside Park Mall, 7501 Cermak Road | File 

A year ago, Sears consolidated its sprawling 180,000-square-foot store at the North Riverside Park Mall into half that space as part of the company’s strategy to streamline its operations and move toward profitability.

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Time’s Up For Carson’s At North Riverside Mall As New Tenants Move In

Thursday, August 30, 2018 || By Bob Uphues/Riverside-Brookfield Landmark || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A last glimpse at Carson’s in North Riverside Park Mall. The store closed for good on Aug. 29. | Bob Uphues 

Circling the dozen or so clothing racks consolidated into one area of what once was the women’s department of Carson Pirie Scott at the North Riverside Park Mall, bargain hunters quickly shuffle through merchandise priced at $7 an item. A short time later, the store’s loudspeaker announces a price cut to just $5 per item.

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