The Newes from America Pub has reopened for business after a kitchen fire shuttered the downtown Edgartown restaurant.
The Newes from America was closed after a Saturday night fire drew an all-out response from firefighters. It was the second in three days, but Edgartown fire chief Peter Shemeth said the fires are unrelated.
The Newes from America pub in Edgartown was closed Thursday after firefighters responded to a small fire that ignited in a clothes dryer at the downtown restaurant.
Let the wooden nickel collecting begin: the Newes from America Pub in Edgartown officially reopened on Friday, Sept. 2 after being closed since June because of a plumbing incident.
A plumbing failure will force the Newes of America pub in Edgartown to close until later this month while the owners make repairs on the historic building.
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