Retired members of the Tucson Police Department gathered in January for their monthly lunch at El Parador. The restaurant filed for Chapter 11 protection in early 2012 but emerged from bankruptcy in January.
Richard Jacob, left, John Jacob, Mike Jacob, Jim Jacob, George Jacob and Abe Jacob, seated. John Jacob launched his restaurant career on Miracle Mile in 1946 with Club 21. El Parador owner Loretta Jacob Carlson announced Thursday that the landmark Broadway restaurant was closing.