The shocking news about White Hut in West Springfield closing left many of us in the Pioneer Valley hiding in our rooms ugly crying. The burgers, dogs, shakes, grilled onions, and general vibe of the place has been a part of the fabric of Western Mass for over eighty years! Now in comes Peter Picknelly of Peter Pan bus lines and the Yee family like the cavalry to try and save our beloved Hut. The problem, as with so many businesses, is that the lease has gotten too expensive for current owners. Making things even sadder is that it's all in the family! Word is though, that there is a "handshake agreement" to work with creditors, which could take awhile. I say; make it snappy! I'm hungry!
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