Linens 'n Things to liquidate

October 14, 2008 6:50:00 PM PDT
Big sales will soon begin at specialty retailer Linens 'n Things.The company failed to find a buyer after it filed for bankruptcy protection. Liquidation sales will begin at 371 stores Thursday.

There are nine in the Chicago area.

In May, the company closed hundreds of stores, including its Chicago flagship on Michigan Avenue.