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EXCLUSIVE: Strawberry’s closes suddenly this weekend
EXCLUSIVE: Strawberry’s closes suddenly this weekend
News Melissa Chan 10/12/2012 at 6:33PM

A New York baseball legend’s sports bar shuttered Sunday after poor management ran the popular Douglaston dive to the ground, the Courier has learned. Strawberry’s Sports Grill — the brainchild of the Mets’ and Yankees’ four-time World Series champ, Darryl Strawberry — had only been open for two years before the prominent restaurant struck out, [...]

Barber shop to make way for Yogurtland
Barber shop to make way for Yogurtland
News Melissa Chan 10/12/2012 at 5:17AM

The last locks will soon fall at a popular barber shop after the three decade-long staple on Bell Boulevard shutters at the end of the month. Pace’s Hair Design, located at 40-02 Bell Boulevard, will permanently close its doors on October 27, according to Donato Cataldo, owner of the family business and the building, who [...]

Peninsula Hospital to close permanently
Peninsula Hospital to close permanently
News Jay Lane 3/26/2012 at 3:39PM

Peninsula Hospital Center will permanently close, bringing to an end a chaotic chapter in its life marked by six months in bankruptcy and a failed rescue attempt by an investor that had no experience in running a hospital. The state Department of Health shut down the laboratory of the Far Rockaway hospital on Feb, 23, [...]

End of an era: Flushing’s Palace Diner closing
End of an era: Flushing’s Palace Diner closing
News Billy Rennison 12/28/2011 at 1:24PM

The faithful frequenters of Flushing’s Palace Diner will have to find a new haunt once the local landmark serves its last meal after more than three decades in the neighborhood. The diner, which sits along the Long Island Expressway on the corner of Main Street and Horace Harding Expressway and has been a neighborhood mainstay [...]

Will door close on Maspeth company?
Will door close on Maspeth company?
News Billy Rennison 10/27/2011 at 2:41PM

After 50 years in the community, a Maspeth manufacturer may be headed for “greener” pastures out of state that provide more financial incentives. Karp Associates, a third-generation manufacturing company, is leaving its current Maspeth location after losing their property to Eminent Domain. Though Karp, which manufactures and distributes access doors, has received offers to relocate [...]