Ocean State Job Lot Officially Opens Thursday
New discount goods store replaces former AJ Wright store.
The new Ocean State Job Lot Store in Waltham officially opens on July 12 at 9 a.m. with a grand opening ceremony, according to the company.
The store, located at 90 River St., replaces the former AJ Wright store which closed in early 2011. The new Ocean State store opened days ago, but Thursday marks the official opening.
Mayor Jeanette McCarthy along with City Councilors Gary Marchese and Thomas Stanley will open the store at 9 a.m. along with Ocean State officials, according to a company press release. To celebrate the opening, the company plans to doante 23 pallets of food to the Boston Medical Center Food Pantry.