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Bong’s Jewelers closing its doors after 126 years

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Bong’s Jewelers on Market Street in Corning has been a staple since 1892, and will be closing its doors after 126 years on Dec. 31. 

Jefferey Bong, owner of Bong’s Jewelers, said he will miss his customers and the area the most. 

“I appreciate all levels of people that have been our customers and I really like to call them my family because they have always supported me,” Bong said.  

Bong plans on retiring and spending time with his family.

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