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November 16, 2011

New life for vacant Eastern Lumber site

Jackson Lumber to renovate, open in spring

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"We're just very excited that they're planning to expand to Amesbury. I think they'll be a great addition to the community, and we're looking forward to them opening in 2012," Bonaventura said.

Torrisi said it was too early to tell how many jobs the new store might create, but he said there would be a need for several salespeople, yard workers and drivers.

"Those will all be people we will be hiring for the store in the spring," Torrisi said.

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