1. A dealership built around a restaurant: Marcotte Ford nears completion of $8M building in Holyoke

    A dealership built around a restaurant: Marcotte Ford nears completion of $8M building in Holyoke

    Nothing says America like Mustangs, pickup trucks and pizza. Soon, at Marcotte Ford, you'll be able to buy any one of the three, or a sandwich or breakfast, or an Escape SUV or Ford parts, all under one roof.  "We did something crazy," said Bryan Marcotte, the second of three generations to run the dealership. "We decided to build a dealership around a restaurant." It's an idea Marcotte has had for a long time, starting with serving breakfast on Saturdays at the former dealership building. So the new Marcotte Ford dealership building will have at its center the ...

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