Arlington Road store Bruce Variety is set to close, an employee confirms to Patch.
It wasn't known when the store would close its doors.
The store has been a longtime fixture in downtown Bethesda, selling home goods, paper goods, apparel, gifts and novelty items.
A manager couldn't immediately be reached for more information on the closure. Stay tuned to Patch for updates.
This article was changed to remove the description of the store as a hardware store.