Stop & Shop closes in October

Andy Landolfi

The owners of the Stop & Shop on 1245 Dixwell Ave. announced that they will be closing their doors on October 10 at 6 p.m. Hamden Mayor Scott Jackson plans to meet with Stop & Shop officials to try and see if anything can be done to prevent the store from closing. The store has about 200 employees in the Hamden area and is one of two Stop & Shops located in Hamden.