The Retro Ohio Superstore That’s A Treasure Trove Of Vintage Finds And Antiques
Do you enjoy sifting through antique shops and finding hidden gems in thrift stores? If so, there’s a little-known warehouse in Akron, Ohio you’ll certainly want to explore. (Be sure to check out this one-of-a-kind thrift store as well.) The Bomb Shelter is a massive store that’s sure to incite nostalgia for anyone. Whether it’s your favorite childhood toy or the style of the kitchen table you remember, this is a treasure trove from decades past you won’t soon forget.
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April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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