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Downtown Travels Restrictions Linger

/ Source: WBRE

SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY - Travel in center city Scranton will remain disrupted a while longer following last week's devastating downtown fire. City officials say the 300 block of Lackawanna Avenue is expected to remain closed until later this week. The travel restrictions are centered in front of the remains of Community Bake Shop, which was destroyed by fire last Wednesday. Also, 3 nearby businesses are closed near the fire scene. Marquee Cinemas on Lackawanna Avenue remains shut down because of damage to a common wall shared with the bakery. Also, a shoe store and a doughnut shop on Wyoming Avenue both sustained smoke damage. Best Foot Forward will reopen Wednesday morning, but Curry Donuts is not expected to reopen any sooner than Monday.. Read more