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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 29, 1992 | MINERVA CANTO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
May Department Stores officials have shelved plans to close the May Co. store in MainPlace/Santa Ana mall, a decision greeted with relief by May Co. employees and some of the mall's other businesses. Officials announced last month that 12 May Co. and Robinson's stores, including the May Co. in MainPlace, would be closed as part of a regional consolidation plan. The closure had MainPlace executives and store owners worried that business would decline. The St.
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BUSINESS
January 30, 1992 | Chris Woodyard / Times staff writer
Most nurseries are located outdoors, which made the plant nursery at a mall in Santa Ana seem a little odd. Apparently, a lot of customers must have thought so, too. Roger's Gardens at the MainPlace/Santa Ana mall is closing as tight as a Venus flytrap in the next few months.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
November 29, 1991 | JON NALICK
In an effort to make shopping for holiday gifts as easy as shopping for wedding presents, the MainPlace mall has established a computerized gift registry for the Christmas season. As in a traditional wedding gift registry, shoppers can drop off "wish lists," which are then made available for friends and family to peruse.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 12, 1991 | TOM McQUEENEY and MATT LAIT, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A 3-year-old boy who was badly injured by a mall escalator here remained in intensive care Wednesday, and witnesses described the frantic and nightmarish scene. Cody Carter was riding with his mother on a MainPlace/Santa Ana escalator Saturday when he fell and snagged his shirt between the moving stairs and the stationary metal comb at the top of the rising escalator, witnesses said.
BUSINESS
November 17, 1990 | CHRIS WOODYARD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The owner of Laguna Hills Mall is planning a major renovation and expansion that would add movie theaters, a new food court, parking garages, two new department stores and a second level of specialty stores. Expansion plans quietly submitted to the county would boost the mall's retail space by 67%, giving affluent South Orange County its first so-called "super-mall."
BUSINESS
November 1, 1990 | CHRIS WOODYARD, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In keeping with its low profile, MainPlace/Santa Ana plans to open a $10-million wing today without the ribbon-cutting, speeches and brass bands that often accompany such events. That's because, mall officials say, there won't be too much to see for the next few days, aside from a splashy 20-foot-high neon light sculpture, an upscale stationery and gift shop, a shoe store and a men's clothier. The new wing will eventually have 20 new stores, boosting the mall's total number of stores to 195.
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