If you were getting ready for Christmas in 1985, one place you were likely to turn to figure out what you wanted or what you wanted to buy was the weekly Hills ad.
There were eleven Hills location around Western New York in 1984, making the discount retailer just about ubiquitous — and a likely stop for most Western New York shoppers over the 20 years the company operated here.
BN Chronicles looks back at Hills:
Nov. 5, 1979: Hills opens two stores in Western New York
May 27, 1984: Hills celebrates Memorial Day