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Amazon rescues the Macy’s Christmas star in Seattle

The Seattle Times 11/25/2019

Macy’s Christmas star has been a landmark of downtown Seattle going back to the 1950s. After Macy’s decided to close the store, there were questions as to whether the ornamental lighting would survive. As it turns out, Amazon.com, which now occupies the top six floors of the old Macy’s department store, is paying around $250,000 to repair and strengthen the star so it can once again be displayed on the building’s roof.

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