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Wal-Mart in Florence-Firestone?

BusinessSmall BusinessesWal-Mart Stores, Inc.Mark Ridley-Thomas
Many small-business owners in the Florence-Firestone neighborhood fear the development of a Wal-Mart there. Dan Rosenfeld, County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas’ senior deputy for economic development, said that local businesses can offer enormous benefits: pride of ownership, local hiring and... Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times