It's official. The Barnstable General Store, which had declined so horribly from neglectful, ambivilant owners, was indeed purchased by the owners of Fancy's of Osterville, and Peterson's of Yarmouthport. Locals can look forward to their opening sometime in January and if it's at all like their other establishments they'll feature premium meats, fresh veggies, great subs, great selection and quality and at prices that rival the big chains. I'm thrilled that there will be an alternative to driving into Hyannis, especially on season.
Here's a press release: