Monday, May 20, 2013
Business spotlight: family-owned Little Feet Childrens Shoes store at the Fountains of Arbor Lakes.
When the Fountains of Arbor Lakes shopping complex opened in Maple Grove, Little Feet Childrens Shoes was one of the first businesses to open in 2006. A year later, the owners Arlene Kielley and Carisa Fegers added a second location in Minnetonka. After seven years, the family-owned and operated business continues to provide a variety of products for children newborn to youth. “We are a business managed by women who are mothers with their own little feet at home,” Fegers said. “We are constantly reminded what fabulous, loyal customers that we have, who support and understand the importance of our small business.” The locally owned business is not part of a corporation or franchise – and its owners are regularly seen on the sales floor and…
Friday, May 17, 2013
A look the pizza, hoagies and more offered at the Maple Grove business.
Owned by Mike Schrauth, Broadway Bar & Pizza originated in Minneapolis more than 50 years ago. The Maple Grove restaurant is located on 7951 Elm Creek Boulevard. Patch: What does your business offer? Broadway Pizza: Dine-in, take-out, full menu delivery and online ordering. Pizza, pasta, hoagies, sandwiches, wraps, burgers, salads, desserts, appetizers and a full bar. Entertainment includes jumbo theater screen and HD TV's to watch all the big games, hosted trivia Thursday at 7 p.m., BINGO Tuesday at 7 p.m. Monday family dinner buffet where kids 10 & younger eat free from 5-7:30 p.m. One free kids buffet per paid adult buffet. Patch: What's a fact about your business that most customers probably don't know? Broadway Pizza: We offer so …
Monday, May 13, 2013
The business is planning on opening at the former Orient Buffet site near County Road 30.
A new restaurant is making plans to open in Maple Grove. Representatives of Teresa’s Mexican Restaurant appeared before the Maple Grove City Council at the April 15 meeting for a liquor license request, which was approved effective July 1, 2013. The proposed location for the new restaurant is at the former Orient Buffet site, located at 16314 County Road 30, according to council documents. Although a formal opening date has not been set, a Teresa’s Mexican Restaurant representative at the meeting told councilmembers they hope to open in July. Teresa’s Mexican Restaurant has four other locations Minnesota, according to their website, including Lakeville, Mendota Heights, Golden Valley and Prior Lake. Follow us on Twitter | Like us on …
Friday, May 10, 2013
The expansion takes place May 13.
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
The seasonal garden center hopes to open May 8 for the 2013 season.
Each year near Barnes & Noble, Untiedt's Garden Market opens up as the spring and summer seasons make their way into Maple Grove. Here’s a glimpse at the seasonal business and what you might find if you stop by Untiedt's Garden Marketas shared by Manager Colleen Quiram. Patch: What does your business offer? Colleen Quiram: Untiedt's Garden Market operates seven days a week in the parking lot next to the Barnes & Noble in Maple Grove. Selling produce and flowers from a local farm, the Garden Market operates all summer, offering fresh and local fruits and vegetables to members of the Maple Grove community. Gardening supplies may also be purchased here in the early spring, and CSA memberships are also available. Patch: What's a fact about …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
April has brought a variety of business happenings around Maple Grove.
Here's a look at some of the business news from April 2013. Click on the headline to read the story. Photos: WhirlyBall Scheduled for April 22 Opening in Maple Grove The entertainment facility will also have party rooms and a full sports bar and grill. New Business: ChiroWay of Maple Grove It is the fourth location in Minnesota. Maple Grove Based TopLine Federal Credit Union CEO to Retire TopLine Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Tom Smith will succeed Harry Carter. New Uses Prepares for Maple Grove Opening The new business will be located next to Kyoto Sushi. Rush Creek Golf Club in Maple Grove Tops 'Hacker's Guide' Ratings Hospitality, playability and other factors helped Rush Creek reach the publication's the highest…
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.