Store closing marks the end of an era …

“This is our community, and I love it, but it’s getting to the point where businesses can’t survive any more. McDonald’s closed, this is closing, No. 9 closed down. That took a lot of jobs out of here.” — Loretta McClennon, Millerton Photo by Whitney Joseph

MILLERTON — The Millerton Grand Union, technically a GU Market since 2011, has been in operation for roughly 15 years; it will close on Saturday, Feb. 25. Before that it was a Great American, which opened in 1993. Prior to that, it was Trotta’s, which was in business for another 20 or so years, according to GU Market Manager Brian Ferreira. 

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