Foodtown supermarket set to reopen after massive 2009 fire

A Foodtown supermarket destroyed by a massive fire is set to reopen on Bainbridge Avenue in just a few days.Officials say arson was the cause

THE BRONX - A Foodtown supermarket destroyed by a massive fire is set to reopen on Bainbridge Avenue in just a few days.

Officials say arson was the cause of the Dec. 2009 fire, which completely destroyed the building. They say the site has been under construction for more than a year, but is finally ready.

Neighborhood residents say they are excited for the reopening and glad they won't have to travel far to other grocery stores anymore.

Residents angry over arson debris

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