No happy ending for theater

posted by Michael Zoldessy on August 15, 2006 at 5:50 am

MOUNT EPHRAIM, NJ — Local residents clamor over the loss of their beloved Harwan Theatre to yet another drugstore.

Steve and Dave Harwan are disappointed that a private tour of the movie theater their grandparents built was abruptly canceled.

But what really saddens family members is the impending demolition of the Harwan Theater. A landmark at Black Horse Pike and Kings Highway in Mount Ephraim, the venerable, long-vacant movie house will soon make way for a Walgreens.

For more, read the full story in the Courier Post.

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Jim Vecchio
Jim Vecchio on August 16, 2006 at 2:21 am

It used to be every neighborhood had its theater. Now, it’s a Walgreens on every corner.

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