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Toys R Us Plans Second Act Under New Name

Toys R Us fans in the U.S. should see the iconic brand re-emerge in some form by this holiday season.

Richard Barry, a former Toys R Us executive and now CEO of the new company called Tru Kids Brands, told The Associated Press he and his team are still working on the details, but they’re exploring various options including freestanding stores and shops within existing stores.

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TEHILLIM – Rosh Yeshivas Birkas Chaim in Lakewood Involved In Accident; Undergoing Serious Surgery Today

A Rosh Yeshiva in Lakewood is undergoing spinal surgery today, and the family is asking people for Tefillos.

Rav Shmuel Zalman Stein, Rosh Yeshivas Birkas Chaim in Lakewood, was driving to attend a wedding at Lake Terrace Hall in Lakewood a few days ago, when a vehicle jumped a red light and slammed into his car at the intersection of New Hampshire and Oak Street.

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