The Bob Evans chain of restaurants, exemplified by the TOWN & COUNTRY store seen here, had humble beginnings back in 1962. The first location, known as the Sausage Shop, opened in Rio Grande, Ohio. Today, there are over six hundred stores in twenty-four states.
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Getting back to the vacant A.J. Wright store seen above...It was expanded into adjoining space and re-opened, as this Shoppers World discount outlet, in the fall of 2011.
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