Friday, May 10, 2013
Owner: “Thank you all for an awesome time! We enjoyed our time with all of you! Farewell and best wishes to all.”
After announcing an upcoming closure earlier in 2013, Sassy Seconds and More closed its doors in Albertville April 29. Citing family reasons, owner Lisa Gray decided to close the new and gently used consignment store that had been open in the La Centre Avenue mall in Albertville since 2009. Gray shared a parting word to customers April 30 on the Sassy Seconds Facebook page writing, “Thank you all for an awesome time! We enjoyed our time with all of you! Farewell and best wishes to all.” Customers responded: In addition to a consignment store, Gray and Sassy Seconds and More was known for giving back to the community, such as donating gift certificates to private fundraising events. Follow St. Michael Patch on Twitter, "Like" us on …
Monday, May 6, 2013
Seese is ready to show business owners "the awesomeness of Patch."
One of Patch's goals is to make life ridiculously easy for our communities, and that includes businesses. To that end, we introduce Devin Seese, new Local Ad Manager for Patch sites in Hopkins, Plymouth, Maple Grove, Fridley and St. Michael. He comes armed with ridiculously cost-effective advertising deals that should fit most any budget. To introduce you to Devin, we asked him to share some highlights about himself. Education: "I graduated from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities in 2010 with a degree in bio-based products." Joining Patch: "I joined Patch March of 2013 and love what we have to offer to the communities we serve. I attended Chaska High School and have lived in Minnesota my whole life." Outdoors enthusiast: "I love …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
April's business news includes a continuing foreclosure fight, new bars and restaurants, flat home sales, a new HCMC clinic, business awards and a new bakery.
Editor’s Note: The following is a collection of business related articles that appeared on the following Patch sites in April 2013: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Edina Municipal Liquor Stores Among Most Profitable in Minnesota The City of Edina's three municipal liquor stores brought in $1.445 million in net income during fiscal year 2011. How About a Brewpub in Hopkins? They currently aren’t allowed in the community, but inquiries have prompted the City Council to discuss whether to change that. Sammy's, Version 2.0, Ready for Dog Days of Summer Sammy's Speed Dog—a gourmet hot dog diner—…
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
With more than 60 local businesses on its roster, Shop St. Michael is serving the business community of Wright County's largest community.
The Mission of Shop St. Michael is to promote the value, convenience and personalized service of shopping local. Current members include: Automotive Berning's Autor Repair STMA Auto Center Banking/Finance Ameriprise Financial Central Bank Edward Jones Great Northern Bank H&R Block Liu and Associates Wells Fargo Business to Business Guidance Point Technologies Higher Standards Card Proccessing Charitable Organizations Timber Bay Entertainment/Outdoors Fox Hollow Golf Course Midwest Archery River Lanes of St. Michael Food and Drink Cash Wise Liquor Dehmer's Meats Distractions Food & Drink J & B Group Liberty Restaurant and Bar Millside Tavern Sadie's Coffeee St. Michael Subway The Marketplace Education/Activities Artistic Sole Dance …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
April brought a variety of business happenings around the St. Michael, Albertville area.
Click on the headline to read the story. The following stories appeared on St. Michael Patch April 2013. Albertville Caribou Coffee Not Among Shops Slated for Closure Word of the Caribou closings spread after a company conference call Friday morning. The Brooklyn Center-based company issued a statement Monday. Nearby News: Gander Mountain Announces Upcoming Opening in Rogers After closing its Maple Grove store about a year ago, is reportedly opening a “Gander Mountain Firearms Super Center” off of Interstate 94. The business is remodeling the former Best Buy site in Rogers. New in Otsego: Pour Wine Bar & Bistro The wine bar's back room has the feel of a California wine tasting room, according to the Star News. Updated: Pubhouse 19 in …
Monday, April 29, 2013
I-94 West Chamber of Commerce members joined with the St. Michael business April 26 to celebrate the milestone year.
Members of the Schulte's family along with the I-94 West Chamber of Commerce joined together Friday, April 26 for the 50th anniversary ribbon cutting of Schulte's Greenhouse and Nursery. The family-owned business was started by Larry and Roseanna Schulte and is now owned by son's Dave and Dan. Follow St. Michael Patch on Twitter, "Like" us on Facebook, and sign up for our newsletter.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Fill out our form and we will run a profile on Patch so residents can learn more about you and the business where you work.
If you are an employee of a local small business, Patch wants to learn more about you. We want to know more about the people who work in our town. What's the best advice you've ever received? What are your Pet Peeves? What's your dream vacation? Fill out this "Employee Spotlight" form, upload a photo and we will post a profile about you on Patch. Have fun with it. Use the right scroll bar to see all the questions. Please fill out the form and click the "Submit" button before you upload a photo. Click on the white and green "Upload Photos and Videos" button to the right. You should see a thumbnail of your photo after you upload it. Include your name in the photo caption. If you have any questions about the form, email Kevira.Voegele@patch…
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Don't wait for us to come to you. We'll give a shout out to local small businesses who fill out the form below and upload a picture.
If you own or manage a local small business, Patch wants to hear from you. Fill out this "Business Spotlight" form and we will feature your company on Patch. Use the right scroll bar to see all the questions. Please fill out the form and click the "Submit" button before you upload a photo. Click on the white and green "Upload Photos and Videos" button above. You should see a thumbnail of your photo after you upload it. Include the business name in the photo caption. If you have any questions about the form, email Kevira.Voegele@patch.com.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
The Business and Community Excellence Awards recognize and honor area businesses, organizations, and community leaders that have had a positive impact on the I-94 West Region in the last year.
Monday, April 15, 2013
I-94 West Chamber of Commerce announces the 2013 winners in their blog.