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March 17, 2014

Burger Boy to reopen

53-year-old diner temporarily closed its doors

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —

“If it opens back up, I’ll be a customer,” Pennington said. “There’s about half a dozen of us that would go there every morning for our daily coffee before work. We were there until the day it closed.”

Pennington and others used Burger Boy as a meeting place to discuss everything from the weather to politics. Members of the group have confessed to rowdy debates as well as telling their wives they’re heading into work early just to attend.

In other words, Burger Boy is still strong in the hearts and minds of London residents. Hopefully, they won’t have to wait much longer to refill their cups of coffee and continue the conversation.

 

sbelzer@sentinel-echo.com

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