Drive-thru coffee house Dutch Bros. will open its newest location Monday, April 25, on West Shaw Ave. It will celebrate by selling $1 16-ounce drinks all day and donating the money to Valley Children’s Hospital.
Video of Hobby Lobby store that is under construction at northwest corner of Blackstone and Sierra avenues in Fresno. The store was originally supposed to open in first quarter of 2016. The company hopes to open in June.
Two Hancock Fabric stores, Home Fabrics and Rug in Fresno and Sport Chalet in Visalia are closing. All are having going-out-business sales, but shoppers should make sure they’re actually getting a good discount.
Cookie Couture is taking over the former Slates location, selling sweet treats and lunches. Bullard Donuts sells all kinds of baked goods and the former Charlotte’s baker offers gluten free and vegan options with Drop Box Bakery.
Trader Joe’s and Park Crossing have filed paperwork with the city of Fresno seeking a permit to put a Trader Joe’s store in northeast Fresno near the Sportsman’s Warehouse. Many questions remained unanswered about the situation.
Eating Out: Cafe 309 was torn down to make room for high-speed rail and owner isn’t sure if she’ll reopen after theft of equipment. Also, Potbelly Sandwiches looking for franchisees to run a restaurant in Fresno area.