Traders Cove and Penn’s Placein Old New Castle are closing.
Owners issued the following on their Facebook page.
Penn’s Place is a coffee shop with entertainment. Penn’s Place is a gift shop.
Old New Castle has struggled to gain critical mass in attracting small business such as retailers and restaurants.
The historic area received a boost with the opening of First State National Historical Park. The old courthouse is part of the three-county park.
The closing by the Lovies comes as the long-shuttered David Finney Inn is slated to reopen.