Beer30’s Craft Brews Bring Holiday Cheer

23 Dec

You might not immediately notice the Beer30 sign above a simple glass doorway near the corner of King and Park Streets.  But when you walk inside, co-owners, Warren Fryefield and Justen Mann, have conjured up a diverse world of craft beers from local, national and international microbreweries on their well-stocked store shelves. With interesting names […]

Get Noticed with Fashion-Forward Downtown Divas

28 Oct

As a high-school teen, Stephanie Betts loved to shop at the original Downtown Divas in Melbourne, Florida with its trendy fashions and down-to-earth prices. Stephanie dreamed of running her own store as she honed her retail fashion skills at national retailers, Dillard’s and Pier 1 Imports. Although her love of animals initially led her to […]

That Poor Girl Is Rich in Style

10 Oct

Style is the buzzword at That Poor Girl. Co-owners Tori Poor and Linda Blake stock their cozy King Street store at Whiteway Corner with an eclectic blend of vintage clothing, fashion jewelry and unique accessories to complement your modern wardrobe. When we meet on Friday afternoon, Tori is dressed in a black baby doll peignoir set […]

Bonne Nuit Offers Sweet Dreams for Every Shopper

18 Jul

Delicate candles scents and pastel colors with black-and-white accents transport guests into a tranquil environment at Bonne Nuit, “good night” in French.  A twelve-year veteran of the Shoppes of Avondale, the mother-daughter team of owner, Karen Johnston, and manager, Jennifer Perkins, built a strong customer following for their sophisticated lingerie shop by offering pastel feminine […]

Jax Cash Mob Rallies In San Marco on Saturday, June 30th, 11am

29 Jun

The Jax Cash Mob is invading San Marco Square Saturday June 30th with a band of mobbers who all want to shop local. Take your community’s economic future in your hands and demonstrate your support for local small business owners. When you buy local, our community gets more for it’s money. Nearly 70% of the […]