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Post# 983230   2/18/2018 at 08:58 by retro-man (nashua,nh)        

Late Saturday afternoon a fire consumed Sorzio's appliances in Revere. Building was totaled. Numerous explosions during the fire from the various items that were sold there. No one was hurt, but a total loss. Don't know if they are going to rebuild. Was a landmark with their old signs and display rooms. I know Robert has a picture taken in front of it during one if his visits to Massachusetts. It was a family run business and a lot of customers came out and lent their support.

Jon





Post# 983233 , Reply# 1   2/18/2018 at 09:03 by liamy1 (-)        
Wow..

Thatís a big fire (just looked on Boston Hearald).

What a shame, wonder what caused it.


Post# 983246 , Reply# 2   2/18/2018 at 10:15 by appnut (TX)        

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I'm thankful no life was lost or anyone seriously hurt.  But for us appliance nuts, a member of the family was lost. 


Post# 983255 , Reply# 3   2/18/2018 at 11:22 by toploader55 (Massachusetts Sand Bar, Cape Cod)        

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Yes...

Sozio has been a "Household" name in the Boston area for a long time. What a shame. Glad no one was killed or injured.


Post# 983262 , Reply# 4   2/18/2018 at 12:22 by gansky1 (Omaha, The Home of the TV Dinner!)        

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We've been in the store a couple of times - sad to see this.



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