Sid's Hardware Files for Chapter 11 Protection

After reporting on Tuesday that the popular Sid’s Hardware in Downtown Brooklyn had closed its store in MetroTech and moved to Gowanus (in "Sign of the Times: Popular Hardware Store Leaves Downtown, Leaves Retail Business"), the Eagle has learned that the firm has filed for bankruptcy. Full Story »

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Kristin Gorski
3.2
by Kristin Gorski - Mar. 16, 2010

A quick look at how Sid's, a downtown Brooklyn mainstay, is being affected by the recession. Not much context; the article would have been more informative had it included status of other area business: is this a trend or an isolated occurrence?

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