The Closet Middle Room Gets a Facelift

As with every changeover, staff and volunteers were busy with the big job of packing up unsold winter merchandise and transporting it to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley for distribution, as well as restocking The Closet’s shelves and racks with new-to-you spring merchandise. But this past week The Closet has been even busier. Advance Restorations put in…

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Herndon Mayor Visits The Closet

Herndon’s Mayor Merkel recently visited The Closet during National Small Business Week.  The mayor recognized The Closet as “an asset to our town and the low-income families it assists” and indicated the town’s pride in having The Closet in the heart of downtown Herndon. This first picture below shows the mayor with the intake staff…

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Antique Sturditoy Toy Truck

This is an antique toy truck by Sturditoy, also known as the Pressed Metal Company. This company made toy trucks during the 1920s until 1933, and this appears to be a 1920s version. It has been very nicely restored/repainted and is missing several parts (the rear doors and the front headlights). If you examine the…

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