Tagged with building demolition

Lincoln Highway diner demolished (?) in NJ

LINCOLN HIGHWAY NEWS IS A BLOG BY BRIAN BUTKO UPDATE: The local newspaper now reports the diner was moved to Pennsylvania. A vintage diner along the Lincoln Highway in New Brunswick, NJ, has been demolished, reportedly on December 7, 2010. The 1941 Fodero-brand Mack’s Diner stopped serving food in 1968. It became a grocery, then … Continue reading

Last of Cedar Rapids “auto row” to be razed

LINCOLN HIGHWAY NEWS IS A BLOG BY BRIAN BUTKO Eastern Iowa Life reports that the last intact block of “automobile row” in Cedar Rapids will be razed as early as Monday: Lagniappe Investments plans to raze 706 and 712 Second Ave. SE, buildings that in recent years served as the Home Appliance Center and a … Continue reading