The 937 Grill & Taproom shut down effective today, its owner said. Submitted

Kettering restaurant & bar shuts down effective now

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The pub at 2866 S. Dixie Drive is the successor to Murray’s Pub & Grub, which had previously operated for several years as Murray’s Place.

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The 937 Grill and Taproom in Kettering, formerly Murray's Pub & Grub, closed its doors on March 10, 2017. PHOTO / 937 Grill & Taproom Facebook

Co-owner Jeff Heil said it wasn’t lack of business that prompted the decision to close, but rather, a dispute with a previous owner and other issues that threatened to block the transfer of the bar’s liquor license.

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Heil and Bobbie Hogan took over the business less than four months ago. About 10 employees will be affected by the closure, Heil said.