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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/11/16 18:15:42 (permalink)
On their Facebook page there a few construction-related photos about a new water line under Route 1 and about the newly-poured foundation and the preparation for it--no building yet. But soon!
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Helens-Restaurant-of-Machias/129631373717491
 
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/11/16 19:36:09 (permalink)
Thanks for the updates JB-ME.  I've also been following along on their Facebook page.  They are really moving along!
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/12/24 08:57:14 (permalink)
The Bangor Daily News online had an article with pictures that describes the progress made on reconstruction of Helen's. David Barker (owner) said that they hope to reopen in late March.
http://bangordailynews.com/slideshow/construction-proceeding-on-helens-restaurant-in-machias-with-new-building-to-open-in-march/
More amazing pictures on Helen's FB page:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Helens-Restaurant-of-Machias/129631373717491
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/12/31 17:01:36 (permalink)
Pictures of outside and inside progress!


 

 
 
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/12/31 17:05:02 (permalink)
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Thanks for the continued updates.  I have been following along on Facebook and they are really moving!
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2014/12/31 18:26:18 (permalink)
It is really nice to see the building site start to really look like a building. A late March opening seems more and more possible.
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Re: Helen's Restaurant in Machias, Maine--destroyed by fire 2015/02/17 23:53:01 (permalink)
Well Helen's new floor was poured last week. They had to wait until they had a few days above freezing. Lucky them. It hasn't been anywhere near that warm here for weeks.

For more photos/info, see their FB page:
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Helens-Restaurant-of-Machias/129631373717491
I've wondered how all of our snowstorms and blizzard of the last 3 weeks or so have affected progress. There was a short video of nearby Lubec and their problems with the snow. Machias wouldn't be much different.
http://www.wcsh6.com/story/news/local/2015/02/17/snow-presents-major-challenge-in-lubec/23581215/
Impressive winter for Maine.
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