Advance Auto Parts opens in Endwell (with photos)

By Haley Burton
By Casey Killian

Advance Auto Parts opens in Endwell (with photos)

June 20, 2013 Updated Jun 21, 2013 at 10:07 AM EDT

Town of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Advance Auto Parts opened Thursday on East Main Street.

Advance Auto Parts representatives and employees were joined by Town of Union officials to cut a ribbon to celebrate the store's grand opening.

The building is 7,000 square feet and the business employs 10 people.

"It's a great company to work for. The people are like a big family, everybody takes care of everybody and supports each other," said Chris Stanich, Advance Auto Parts manager, "I'm looking forward to serving people in the area and taking care of their automotive needs."

The store made a $1,000 donation to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

There are approximately 3,900 Advance Auto stores nationwide; five are in the Binghamton area.