Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. announced Nov. 2, 2016, that it will close its Elder-Beerman store in Towne Mall Galleria in Middletown at the end of January.

Farewell Elder-Beerman. Share your memories about the closing retailer

It’s official: Elder-Beerman’s parent company is headed for liquidation.

Bon-Ton Stores Inc. officials announced a joint bidder, including a group of the bankrupt retail chain’s bondholders, won an auction for the company’s asset.

The retailer, established 135-years-ago in Dayton and the city’s last hometown department store, will liquidate all stores. What are your memories associated with the well-known retailer? The Dayton Daily News wants to hear your story.

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