Get Happy Unhappy

Get Happy, the former Kildare’s on 2nd Street closed yesterday after a disagreement with Kildare’s founder Dave Magrogan over the liquor license. Get Happy had been running with the at Kildare’s license since it opened back in January.

Owners Paul and Christine Lauriello just emailed out this note.

To Our Valued Guests and Friends,

Get Happy Pub and Restaurant was forced to close on Wednesday, April 8th when Dave Magrogan and the Kildare’s group came and took the liquor license that we were operating under. When we refused to sign a questionable agreement written by Dave, the “deal” was off.

We apologize for the abrupt closing! Be assured that the Lauriello family is working hard to re-open as soon as we can to continue to serve our friends and guests. We appreciate the support during our first 3 months of operation. The local support from the neighborhood allows us to continue the quest towards independence from Dave Magrogan & Kildares.

We hope that shortly we will be able to spread the Get Happy Spirit once again in the Society Hill Neighborhood!

Paul & Christine Lauriello

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