QUEENS—RadioShack has opened a new store in the Kew Gardens section of Queens, according to Frank Zuckerbrot, president of Sholom & Zuckerbrot, the managing and exclusive leasing agents for Hillside Plaza Shopping Center.

RadioShack has taken 2,250 sq. ft. of a 4,500-sq.-ft space formerly occupied by a Blockbuster Video store for a long-term lease. The 25,000-sq.-ft. shopping center is located at the convergence of Hillside and Metropolitan Avenues and 126th Street. RadioShack was represented in the deal by Olympia Court Realty.

S&Z also has overseen the renewal of a 2,080-sq.-ft. space for original Hillside Plaza tenant Petland Discounts. The remaining 2,250 sq. ft. of end-cap space that Blockbuster occupied is currently available for rent.