AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Stewart’s Shops at 132 Market Street in Amsterdam reopened on October 12 after a fire broke out in June. The store was badly damaged by the fire, and was torn down and rebuilt after only being open for a year.
According to the Amsterdam Fire Department, crews arrived at the scene around 9:20 p.m. on June 27. The fire damaged an attic space and caused water and smoke damage inside the store. No injuries were reported.
A grand opening celebration will be held on October 22 at 10 a.m. There will be all-day specials including 99-cent single scoop ice cream cones, 99-cent hot coffee and tea, 99-cent Stewart’s sodas and refreshers, 99-cent hot dogs, $2 off any whole 16” pizza, and 10 cents off all gas.
In honor of the grand opening, Stewart’s will be making a donation to the Amsterdam School District to support its backpack program. The company will also donate $500 to the Amsterdam Marching band.