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Visions For Vacancies: Blockbuster Video in Newtown

What would you like to see at the former Blockbuster Video site in Newtown Square?

Visions For Vacancies: Blockbuster Video in Newtown

Remember Blockbuster Video in Newtown Square?

The large building with its iconic blue roof on 3515 West Chester Pike in Newtown Square had served the Marple Newtown community throughout the years with their selection of thousands of movie and video game rentals.

But over the years, due to the changing technology, many Blockbuster stores have shut down, leaving far and few between for movie rental stores. According to MSN Money, only 1,000 Blockbuster stores remain of which 500 may close due to under-performing numbers.

Since its closure, no other business has taken over its spot. What remains is now an empty storefront situated next to the and .

Marple Newtown Patch wants to know what you would like to see at this former Blockbuster Video site.

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