CLEVELAND – Sears Holdings Corp. announced the closing of more than 100 Sears and Kmart stores, including two in northeast Ohio.

The company cited poor sales during the holidays as the reason to close between 100 and 120 stores. The company released a list of 79 stores, mostly Kmart stores, on Thursday. Six of the stores closing are in Ohio, which appears to be one of the states most impacted.

Here are the stores in Cleveland/Akron/Canton area that are closing:

>> Kmart

Chillicothe Road, Chagrin Falls

Close date: to be determined


North Court Street, Medina

Close date: to be determined

Here are the Ohio stores Sears announced would close earlier this year:

>> Sears Hardware

Bishop Road, Wickliffe/Willoughby Hills

Close date: Oct. 29, 2011

>> Sears Hardware

Leland Avenue, Akron

Close date: Dec. 7, 2011

>> Sears Hardware

Vine Street, Eastlake

Close date: Jan. 7, 2012

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