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TOWN OF LOCKPORT – About the only thing to change at the corner of Lake Avenue and Clinton Street over the past six decades or so are shapes (and speeds) of the cars driving by, and the faces flipping the burgers and serving up the shakes at Reid’s hot dog stand.The place has endured what could most generously be described as a sort of reverse- evolution. While others arou…

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Elmwood Village mainstay Nektar Ambrosia is closing for good on Sunday.Owner Stavros Malliaris has sold the building at 451 Elmwood Ave., and is moving back to Greece, he said.Sunday will be the last day of regular service. He invited customers to stop by for a snack and a drink on July 8, from 5 p.m. or so, to say goodbye.Malliaris declined to identify the restaurant’s ne…

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Reid's hot dog and ice cream stand is for sale. The Kenmore staple at 2800 Elmwood Ave., built in 1969, has been a seasonal neighborhood favorite for generations. "The quaint little stand serves hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream, shakes and more at a great price," Lisa Johnson wrote in the News last year. The Realty USA listing says it can be yours for $325,000. "Great op…

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Now that summer is finally here, it’s time to find an outdoor hangout where you can pull up a bench and enjoy a meal under the sun. One such neighborhood restaurant is Reid’s in the Town of Tonawanda. The eatery has been serving the Kenmore-Tonawanda area for the past 44 years. The quaint little stand serves hamburgers, hot dogs, ice cream, shakes and more at a great pric…