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Ex-funeral director charged in case involving human remains found in storage units

Ex-funeral director charged in case involving human remains found in storage units

Jay Fitzgerald October 9, 2014 1

Disgusted by a former Boston funeral home director charged with stuffing 12 bodies into a self-storage unit and ripping off potentially dozens of clients, leaders of the funeral home industry in Massachusetts are vowing

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Thieves hit 87 units at Public Storage facility

Thieves hit 87 units at Public Storage facility

John Egan September 30, 2014 3

Thieves broke into 87 units Sept. 26 at a Public storage facility in Spring, TX, a Houston suburb. According to the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable’s Office, possibly four suspects in a U-Haul truck as

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Earthquake shuts tenants out of Napa Valley self-storage units

Earthquake shuts tenants out of Napa Valley self-storage units

Alexander Harris September 23, 2014 0

Tenants of a self-storage facility in Napa, CA, are waiting to find out whether they’ll ever be able to recover their belongings following the Aug. 24 earthquake. The 6.0-magnitude earthquake made a 230-unit building

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3 Texas cities lead U.S. in self-storage job openings, Indeed.com says

3 Texas cities lead U.S. in self-storage job openings, Indeed.com says

John Egan September 8, 2014 1

If you’re looking for a job in the self-storage industry, the Lone Star State appears to be the place to be. Three Texas cities top a list of locations where jobs are available at self-storage

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StorageMart wins customer service award from BBB 

StorageMart wins customer service award from BBB 

John Egan August 28, 2014 0

Self-storage operator StorageMart has generated more than 1,100 customer reviews this year. Now, StorageMart is getting a positive review from the Better Business Bureau (BBB). Columbia, MO-based StorageMart is among 10 businesses and two

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No other storage units connected to funeral director in Rhode Island

No other storage units connected to funeral director in Rhode Island

John Egan August 22, 2014 0

Authorities in Johnston, RI, say the storage unit where they found three bodies in a space rented by a funeral director appears to be the only storage unit connected to the case. “We checked

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Police alert Rhode Island storage facilities about funeral director linked to bodies found in unit

Police alert Rhode Island storage facilities about funeral director linked to bodies found in unit

Jay Fitzgerald August 18, 2014 0

Rhode Island police are urging owners of storage facilities across the state to review their records to see whether they’ve had any previous dealings with a late funeral director tied to decomposing human bodies

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Friends and relatives remember slain storage manager

Friends and relatives remember slain storage manager

John Egan August 11, 2014 0

More than nine dozen pink balloons floated into the air recently outside a Public Storage facility in suburban Chicago in remembrance of a storage manager who was stabbed to death there 12 years ago.

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British company buying Inside Self-Storage owner Virgo

British company buying Inside Self-Storage owner Virgo

John Egan July 29, 2014 0

British publishing and events conglomerate Informa is buying Phoenix-based Virgo Publishing, owner of Inside Self-Storage magazine and the annual ISS trade show, for an undisclosed amount. John Siefert, CEO of Virgo, said in a

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Bodies in storage units: Unreal and uncommon

Bodies in storage units: Unreal and uncommon

Jay Fitzgerald July 28, 2014 0

The discovery of human remains in self-storage units is almost guaranteed to generate intense media attention. Such was the case when police recently raided two self-storage facilities in the Boston area and found 12

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