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What Do You Want to See Here? [Empty in Miller Place-Rocky Point]

A national chain is coming to half of the former Blockbuster, what would you like to see in the rest?

Whether you loved their movie selection and multiple copies or hated their late charges, Blockbuster Video is gone from Rocky Point.

The 7,000 square foot building has been empty for nearly a year, but won't be for much longer. A national chain has agreed to lease half the property and is awaiting permit approval before beginning to move in.

The other 3,500 square feet are up for grabs. Greg Carlin, who is overseeing the leasing of the building said that the asking price is $30 per foot and that they've received strong interest.

What would you like to see in the former Blockbuster building?

John McKeon October 20, 2011 at 01:04 PM
Would love to see a Bicycle Cafe/Clothing Store
Jenn Jorgensen October 20, 2011 at 01:08 PM
What chain?
Tom October 20, 2011 at 01:34 PM
Would like to see a Men's only shoe store with all the top brands. Not the junk shoes that some stores sell. What chain is coming in the other half?
Rich Arleo (Editor) October 20, 2011 at 01:36 PM
Agent couldn't tell what chain with a confidentiality agreement in place. Wouldn't say which chain until they get the permits approved.
Diana October 20, 2011 at 01:40 PM
a cafe, or dunkin donuts, or starbucks- drive thru something would be sooo helpful for stay at home parents!
Jenn Jorgensen October 20, 2011 at 01:50 PM
Funny how these bigs stores(blockbuster/borders), put the privately owned stores out of buisness, only to find themselves with the same fate. It would be nice if a small, privately owned bookstore came to our area.
Patrick Gilmore October 20, 2011 at 03:39 PM
HOW ABOUT A PANERA'S !!!!!!!!!
Adam Newman October 20, 2011 at 03:44 PM
Panera's has been expanding rapidly and they are strangely absent from the area.
Kara Kilgannon October 20, 2011 at 05:06 PM
a really great, unique coffee house (not a chain)
Rich Arleo (Editor) October 20, 2011 at 05:12 PM
Kara - Have you tried Beanberry in Miller Place? Might be what you're looking for
antoinette October 20, 2011 at 07:08 PM
Trader Joe's would be a very nice addition.
mary kingston October 21, 2011 at 12:20 AM
Heard Miller Place is getting a TGIFs....what about Rocky PT???? MP has 3 restaurants now....we have room.....has anyone heard anything about the Target going behind the Golf Range????

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