Over the years, today was a busy day for diner news. We've posted some of the news summaries in this column.
NorthJersey.com wrote that several New Jersey diners were to be featured in an episode of "Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives."
WNYT-TV reported about the closure of the Speedway Family Diner, in West Lebanon, NY due to fire.
In the Portland Press Herald, Josie Huang wrote of the efforts Randall Chasse was pursuing to find the Miss Portland Diner a buyer.
LaVerne's Diner Interior
Photo by flickr member
and appears here under
About two and a half years later, another Pittsburgh Post-Gazette writer, Marlene Parrish, wrote that the diner was sold to a local businessman a few months after LaVerne's passing. The photo to the right shows the interior, when the picture was taken on February 17, 2008.
Jenna Russell, writing for the Boston Globe noted Ted's Diner in Milford, Massachusetts would have to move. Plans for the site was a new fire station.
Ted's did move, however it was eventually demolished in 2002.
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