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the old country

One's or one's ancestors' native country; the country of one's origin, especially in Europe. Ma keeps talking about going back to the old country. Let's save up and take her next summer.
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Two breakfast-orientated pieces join the Old Country Roses lineup: an oversized 20-ounce breakfast cup and saucer with a retail price of $42 and an oversized 23-ounce mug with a $28 retail price.
Established in 1969 in Lebanon, Tenn., Cracker Barrel Old Country Store serves guests at its old country stores and restaurants throughout America.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store operates old country stores and restaurants, reminiscent of America's country heritage.
Godinger will kick off its first collection with a line of flatware, giftware and holloware pieces in the Old Country Roses pattern.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is an operator of a chain of old country stores and restaurants.
Cushman & Wakefield announced the completion of the sale of 201 Old Country Road in Melville, NY.
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Riverhead Center, located at 1430-1550 Old Country Road, is a 395,000 s/f property situated on 49.72 acres that is 100 percent occupied.
The tenant, one of the nation's most recognized brands in gift retailing, relocated and expanded its operations from its former headquarters in Westbury, NY, to 90,000 s/f of Class A office space at 1 Old Country Road in Carle Place, NY in a 12.5-year lease transaction that is expected to result in the creation of 100 jobs.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (Nasdaq: CBRL), an operator of old country stores and restaurants, announced on Tuesday that preliminary results provided by its proxy solicitor indicate that shareholders have elected, by a significant margin, all of the company's nominees to the board of directors at the company's annual meeting.
* A $3.5 million loan for an existing office building located on Old Country Rd.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (Nasdaq: CBRL), an operator of old country stores and restaurants, on Friday said that Sandra B Cochran, president and chief executive officer of the company, in an open letter to shareholders, has expressed her concern that Sardar Biglari's board membership may disrupt the company's business initiatives, which are already resulting in improved financial performance and business momentum.
The top leasing deal consummated during the second quarter of 2005 was a 90,000s/f relocation by 1-800-Flowers.com at 1 Old Country Road in Carle Place, NY.
Operator and developer of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant and retail concept, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc (Nasdaq:CBRL) on Wednesday responded to the letter within an amended 13D filing made by chairman and CEO of Biglari Holdings Inc (NYSE:BH), Sardar Biglari.
Other significant lease transactions last quarter included 1-800 Flowers.com for 90,000 sf at One Old Country Road in Garden City; and Ehomecredit Corporation which took 25,346 sf at 100 Garden City Plaza in Garden City.