Family Dollar Stores - "Family Dollar Stores, Inc., is a chain of discount stores that offer inexpensive merchandise for family and home needs to customers in 43 states located in mainly in the northeastern, southeastern, southwestern, and northwestern regions of the United States. The first Family Dollar store was opened in Charlotte, North Carolina, in 1959. Since that time, the company has grown to more than 5,000 units with $4.75 billion in annual sales."
Houston-area families are invited to join actress and mother Vanessa Williams (Melrose Place, New Jack City) for a special meet and greet, along with Colgate's volunteer core of dentists and hygienists, for complimentary dental screenings and oral care tips at two Family Dollar locations.
There's rarely a visit to my family's home in Indiana that doesn't include a stop at Mark's Feed Store, a barbecue restaurant with four locations in and around Louisville, Ky. It's one of my favorite places to meet family and old friends, especially on Mondays -- aka Free Dessert Day, when I get to enjoy one of my all-time favorite desserts just for showing up.