Tower District’s Chicken Pie Shop set to close after more than a half century

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The Chicken Pie Shop in Fresno’s Tower District is closing.

The restaurant at the corner of Olive and Wishon avenues has been a staple for decades.

Customers go there for comfort food.

Owner Gary Ross is retiring. He’s selling the business – including the equipment and the recipes, but the building is not his.

The staff consists of 14 employees – some of them have been there for decades. 

Sunday will be their last day.

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