Broadway’s 97 Cent Store era has ended. Tipster says its OfficeMax era has begun. The new store in the Lyric building at 230 Broadway E is open.
We broke the news on the retailing giant’s Broadway plans here in August:
The previous building and lot were demolished in 2011. Former tenants Noah’s Bagel – in its Einstein Brothers format — and Bank of America have returned to the block once the project is finished. Cafe Septieme shuttered several months before its building was torn down, never to return.