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New York's Plaza Hotel Will Get Makeover

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New York's Plaza Hotel Will Get Makeover

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New York's Plaza Hotel Will Get Makeover

New York's Plaza Hotel Will Get Makeover

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A venerable New York institution is closing its doors for a year at least. The Plaza Hotel, made famous in the movies and books, will go dark until 2006 for a major renovation. When it reopens, it will share space with stores and condominiums.

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