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LOTS OF MEMORIES

Reunion at Huron Grill tavern

After 50 years, owners thinking of making that ‘last call’

Patricia and Bill Montgomery talk about owning the Huron Grill in Schenectady on Saturday.
Photographer: Kayla Galway
Patricia and Bill Montgomery talk about owning the Huron Grill in Schenectady on Saturday.
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Bill Montgomery remembers when the Huron Grill was standing room only. “It was a very, very busy place,” he said of the neighborhood bar at the corner of Barrett and Huron streets in Schenectady’s Union College and Park Place neighborhoods. “At that time, Alco [American Locomotive Co.] was going full force and there was a lot of activity. “Business was booming,” Montgomery said. “You couldn’t get a place at the bar. It was about four ...


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Miranda1393
August 5, 2013
8:58 a.m.

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I myself was at the Huron. Me and my family have been going and sliding our kids down the bar for 4 generations and I would hate to see bill close the bar down. When I went to the party on the 3rd I new just about everyone there. They were all my family. My aunts, my uncles, my grandparents, and family friends were all there to celebrate uncle bills anniversary.

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