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Harvard Square icon Colonial Drug closing its doors

COLONIAL DRUG

Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff

COLONIAL DRUG

Colonial Drug, a Cambridge institution that has operated in Harvard Square for 66 years, is closing its doors.

The pharmacy, which specializes in fragrances and shaving supplies, is moving to Newton to share space with Stoddard’s Cutlery.

Colonial owner J.P. Botindari said the collaboration with Stoddard’s had been long anticipated.

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