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Sears Plans to Shutter Polo Park Store

Sears Plans to Shutter Polo Park Store

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A Sears Canada outlet is seen Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in Saint-Eustache, Quebec. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Ryan Remiorz)

Sears Canada plans to close another 10 stores across the country, including the location at Polo Park Shopping Centre in Winnipeg.

In a release Friday night, the retailer announced it “has entered into a number of lease surrender agreements and a lease amending agreement that will result in the exit” of a certain number of stores.

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Polo Park Implementing Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Polo Park Implementing Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Polo Park Shopping Centre
Polo Park Shopping Centre (TOURISM WINNIPEG)

For its green shoppers, Polo Park Shopping Centre will be installing electric vehicle charging stations by the end of this year.

Cadillac Fairview is installing 45 EV chargers at properties across Canada through a partnership with FLO, the country’s largest EV charging network with more than 3,000 charging stations.

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Have Your Say on the Future of St. James Roads

Have Your Say on the Future of St. James Roads

City of Winnipeg LogoWINNIPEG — The roads and infrastructure surrounding Polo Park Shopping Centre have been a nightmare for motorists over the years.

With a $17.4 million project planned to infrastructure, pedestrian and cycling improvements in the area, the City of Winnipeg is sharing some of its preliminary plans.

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Ben Moss Jewellers Reopening Under New Owner

Ben Moss Jewellers Reopening Under New Owner

By Sarah Klein

After closing its doors across the country last summer, Ben Moss Jewellers will reopen under a new owner.

Charm Diamond Centres has acquired the rights to operate the jewelry store under its existing name and will reopen the top 16 Ben Moss stores in 14 markets.

Two stores will reopen in Winnipeg — at Polo Park and Kildonan Place. Others include stores in Ontario, Saskatchewan, Alberta and B.C.

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VIDEO: Winnipeg Bus Driver, Passenger Engage in Fisticuffs

VIDEO: Winnipeg Bus Driver, Passenger Engage in Fisticuffs

Winnipeg Transit Assault
A screengrab from a video showing a Winnipeg Transit and a passenger in a physical altercation on Portage Avenue near Polo Park Shopping Centre on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. (@GUIDEPOSTMEDIA / INSTAGRAM)

A bus passenger has been charged after a physical altercation with a Winnipeg Transit driver outside Polo Park Shopping Centre on Wednesday.

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Gun Call Triggers Arrest, Scare at Polo Park Mall

Gun Call Triggers Arrest, Scare at Polo Park Mall

By Sarah Klein

Polo Park Shopping Centre
Polo Park Shopping Centre (TOURISM WINNIPEG)

One person was taken into custody after a report of a gun at Polo Park Shopping Centre on Friday afternoon.

Police responded to the mall just before 12:30 p.m. to the report of possibly two people being armed. However, both incidents would soon be determined to be unrelated.

Police say one man had been making hand and body gestures towards shoppers imitating holding and shooting a gun.

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Cult Classic Cinema Coming to Winnipeg Big Screen

A cross-country film festival will unearth classic cinema when it rolls out to Cineplex theatres next month.

The Great Digital Film Festival will screen at SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas February 5-11.

“Canadians have such a deep bond with their favourite movies and I think that’s why the festival has been so successful over the years,” said Brad LaDouceur with Cineplex Entertainment.

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