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Shaw's Supermarkets, along with sister store Star Markets, is presently the second largest grocery group in the northeast United States. George C. Shaw opened his first supermarket in Portland, Maine. The company is now based in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and employs roughly 30,000 associates across Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Supermarket produce section A supermarket is a store that sells a wide variety of goods including food and alcohol, medicine, clothes, and other household products that are consumed regularly. ... Waterfront of Portland along the Fore River Portland is the largest city in Maine with a population of 64,249 citizens as of 2000. ... East Bridgewater is a town located in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. ... State nickname: The Pine Tree State Other U.S. States Capital Augusta Largest city Portland Governor John Baldacci Official languages None Area 86,542 km² (39th)  - Land 80,005 km²  - Water 11,724 km² (13. ... State nickname: The Green Mountain State Other U.S. States Capital Montpelier Largest city Burlington Governor Jim Douglas Official languages None Area 24,923 km² (45th)  - Land 23,974 km²  - Water 949 km² (3. ... State nickname: The Granite State Other U.S. States Capital Concord Largest city Manchester Governor John Lynch Official languages English Area 24,239 km² (46th)  - Land 23,249 km²  - Water 814 km² (3. ... State nickname: Bay State Other U.S. States Capital Boston Largest city Boston Governor Mitt Romney Official languages English Area 27,360 km² (44th)  - Land 20,317 km²  - Water 7,043 km² (25. ... State nickname: The Ocean State Other U.S. States Capital Providence Largest city Providence Governor Donald Carcieri Official languages None Area 4,005 km² (50th)  - Land 2,709 km²  - Water 1,296 km² (32. ... State nickname: The Constitution State Other U.S. States Capital Hartford Largest city Bridgeport Governor M. Jodi Rell Official languages English Area 14,371 km² (48th)  - Land 12,559 km²  - Water 1,809 km² (12. ...


Shaws is part of the Albertsons family of stores, and began opening internal Osco pharmacies at the beginning of 2005. A typical Albertsons store. ... Osco Drug is a chain/pharmacy merged with Jewel Tea and owned by Albertsons. ... 2005 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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George Bernard Shaw (1848 words)
Shaw believed that "property was theft" and believed like Karl Marx that capitalism was deeply flawed and was unlikely to last.
Shaw worked closely with Sidney Webb in trying to establish a new political party that was committed to obtaining socialism through parliamentary elections.
In 1893 Shaw was one of the Fabian Society delegates that attended the conference in Bradford that led to the formation of the Independent Labour Party.
George Bernard Shaw - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2889 words)
Shaw was born at 33 Synge Street in Dublin, Ireland to rather poor Church of Ireland parents, George Carr Shaw (1814-1885) and Lucinda Elizabeth (Gurly) (1830-1913).
Shaw was educated at Wesley College, Dublin and moved to London during the 1870s to embark on his literary career.
Shaw campaigned against the executions of the rebel leaders of the Easter Rising, and he became a personal friend of the Cork-born IRA leader Michael Collins, whom he invited to his home for dinner while Collins was negotiating the Anglo-Irish Treaty with Lloyd-George in London.
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