This 50-Year-Old Toy Store In Virginia Is Closing Down And It’s Heartbreaking
After 50 years, The Toy Center in Richmond may be closing its doors for good. The bright yellow exterior, friendly staff, and impressive selection of toys have come to mean a great deal to anyone who’s set foot inside this old-fashioned toy store. Here’s more on this neighborhood institution and how it might possibly be saved.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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