It is hard to believe that the restaurant fire was 26 days ago.  In an effort to keep you up to date on all that is going on, here are some more pics of the demolition.  I wanted to get more pics of the building, but they started demolition 5 days ahead of schedule.  Hopefully that means that we can open 5 days ahead of schedule.

 

This chair was in the upstairs conference room.

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It is amazing to me that the material on the chair seems to be intact.

This was the fireplace in the lobby.

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This fireplace is very special to us, it was the nucleus of grandma and grandpa’s 1 bedroom home in 1953.

A couple pictures of the Gift Shop.

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This is the display that was under the stairs on the way into the gift shop.  It was regularly decorated to reflect the changing of the seasons.

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This was the octagonal display case that held the Harmony Kingdom boxes and some hand made jewelry.

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This was my office, it was located on the second floor above the gift shop.

This is the kitchen.

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On the right is our walk-in refrigerator, to the left you can see our convection oven and steamer.  The prep area was removed last Thursday.

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This is our steamer and convection oven.  They sit on top of a 4 drawer refrigerator.

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Our dessert case can be seen in the background.  If you look closely, you can see the Blackberry Crisp and Creme Brulee on the top shelf.

Our path to the beach.

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More than 150,000 gallons of water got put on the fire which caused some surface erosion on the bluff.

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We have to finish demolition of the building and remove some trees from the ravine before we can rebuild the path.

This is what’s left of the building today.

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This is the view from the 3rd floor of the 400s building.

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This is the view from across the street.  I just keep thinking there should be a restaurant there.

This little web reminds me…

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Life goes on…  That gives me comfort.