Much of the Fairfax that Chuck Peri grew up in has changed in his nearly eight decades, but one thing hasn't: the existence of Peri's Silver Dollar, which the town recently honored for 80 years in business.
"We want to start getting people to know the place, and not just take it for granted," said Councilman Larry Bragman. "Especially when it's a living legend, a place with a legacy like Peri's. In order to reinforce the fabric of our society, it does us good to recognize the individual threads."
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