123 to lose jobs when Dillard’s closes by May

One hundred twenty-three employees will be displaced from Dillard’s at the Southern Park Mall when the store closes by mid-May.

A notice filed with the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services states the Boardman store will close no earlier than April 17 and no later than May 14.

The building, which was owned by a Higbee West Main LP, a sudsidiary of Dillard’s, was bought by a subsidiary of Niles-based property and mall developer, the Cafaro Company, on Wednesday. The cost was $8.92 million.


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