Max and Erma's closes 9 stores, 1 Being Kenwood

KENWOOD, OH (FOX19) - The Max & Erma's restaurant chain has closed nine locations, including one in Kenwood, right after the Columbus-based chain was sold to Fidelity Newport Holdings.

The Columbus, Maumee and Solon locations also closed down. The other cities were Indianapolis, Chicago, Lexington and Grandville, Michigan.

Over 450 jobs were affected by the closings.

The sale of Max and Erma's was approved by a judge in bankruptcy court in Pittsburgh.