The diner's been serving up pancakes, cheesecake, and home style meals since 1910.
Normand Gauthier sadly looks at the last paychecks he must pass out to thirty-three employees...
He realizes he's closing down a favorite restaurant in the community that has seen Ted Kennedy..Governor Deval Patrick...even native son- Emerald Lagasse, come through it's doors-.
He says the iconic restaurant is another economic casualty.He says
"My business is like my family, my extended family and closing the business is a reality of this economy." Norm's hoping someone will purchase Al Macs, and keep the 102 year- old tradition of good food and sweet memories going.