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News - January 22, 2010

Holiday season's final tally

Local businesses show guarded optimism following better-than-expected sales

by Dana Sherne

The holiday season is officially over, and Mountain View business owners are finally able to assess how it went. The consensus: This year consumers were more willing to spend where they could, even if that meant shopping more thriftily.

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E-mail Dana Sherne at dsherne@mv-voice.com

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