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Pulakos Chocolates Opens Downtown Erie Location

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A well known Erie business is returning to the downtown. A ribbon cutting was held today at the new location of Pulakos Chocolates at 4th and French.

 The company renovated an historic building. transforming the space into an old fashioned candy store. The 110 year old company had closed it's downtown location in the 1970's.

 The owner says the move is a return to the company's roots.

 Owner Joe Hilbert said, "Pulakos started out in downtown Erie and it is really time for us to come back downtown. We want to be part of the rebirth of the city. We picked this location because it is an historic building, built in 1871, and it fit."

 The new candy store is located next to Pufferbelly's Restaurant.

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