Friendly's Closes 5 New England Locations - NBC10 Boston

Friendly's Closes 5 New England Locations

Locations closed earlier this year in Massachusetts were in Bourne, Gloucester, Ludlow, South Hadley and Westfield.

Find NBC Boston in your area

Channel 10 on most providers

Channel 15, 60 and 8 Over the Air

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Friendly's Closes 5 New England Locations
    NBC10 Boston

    After closing a handful of other locations this year, Friendly’s has announced they have closed six other restaurants in the Northeast, including five in New England.

    MassLive reported restaurants were closed days ago in:

     

    • Seekonk, Massachusetts
    • Springfield, Massachusetts (Sumner Avenue)
    • Bennington, Vermont
    • Rutland, Vermont
    • Dover, New Hampshire
    • East Greenbush, New York

    Video Captures Pilot's Rescue From Crashed Jet

    [NATL] Video Captures Pilot's Rescue From Crashed Jet During Military Exercise

    Video and photos captured the rescue of a 47-year-old civilian pilot, whose jet crashed shortly after take-off during a military exercise.

    (Published Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018)

     

    Other locations closed earlier this year in Massachusetts were in Bourne, Gloucester, Ludlow, South Hadley and Westfield.

    Friendly's had 254 restaurants after emerging from federal bankruptcy protection in 2012, according to MassLive. The company, which was founded in 1935 in Springfield, Massachusetts, was purchased by Dallas-based Dean Foods Co. in 2016.

    There are now 224 Friendly's locations across the United States, mainly in the Northeast.


    Get the latest from NBC Boston anywhere, anytime:

    App

    Download our FREE app for iPhone, iPad and Android. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and sign up for our e-mail newsletters.