Friday, January 25, 2013
Want to get your Leo's Coney Island fix in Waterford? You're in luck, the Waterford Leo's Coney Island opens at the end of February.
White Lake Leo's Coney Island Owner Jim Christopher is partnering with Rick Shebib, an Air Force fighter pilot, to open a new Leo's Coney Island in Waterford. According to Christopher, patrons can expect the same great food and service along with some new amenities. "We are using newer technology with our hot water," he said. "In addition, all the servers will take your order at the table and send it instantly to the kitchen via iPad Minis. This should increase efficiency by 20 percent and eliminate missed questions like what type of cheese, or what kind of toast. We will also have the new Coke Freestyle machine which has over 100 different combinations of soda." The Waterford Leo's will be the first Leo's location to have the Coke …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Rugrat Resale and Consignment opened in November 2012 in White Lake. Since its opening, store owner Katrina Sadowski said business has been great.
For nearly three months business has been growing at Rugrat Resale and Consignment in White Lake. The new children's consignment business, that opened in November 2012, was started by Highland mother Katrina Sadowski and her family. Sadowski said she got tired of having to drive everywhere to find decently priced items for her young daughter. "I really saw a need for this type of store in White Lake," Sadowski said. "I was having to drive to places like Novi to find a decent consignment store so I thought why not start one here." Earlier in 2012, Flowers of the Lakes vacated it's storefront off M-59 and moved across the street, opening up the perfect space for Sadowski. "It was really important to me to take all the little things I liked …
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Chubby Charlies Pizza in Commerce Township is now open.
Anthony Nestorovski, 19, of White Lake has opened his second pizza franchise, Chubby Charlies Pizza in Commerce. The store is Nestorovski's second, his first store is located in Royal Oak. According to a press release, Nestorovski and his parents have operated several national franchised pizza locations in Michigan and Indiana - and Nestorovski has been making pizzas since a young age. "Anthony decided to continue his families love for the pizza business after his parents sold all their locations due to his father’s health issue," the release states. "The first location was open in a market in Royal Oak that the family owns and has been a great success." The Commerce Chubby Charlies, located at 40240 W. 14 Mile Road at M-5, serves …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The new center opened in early November, and offers a variety of child care options.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Families in White Lake and the surrounding communities have a new early education option now that Rainbow Child Care Center has opened its doors at 9125 Highland Road. The center has been open since early November. “We are very excited to become part of the White Lake community and look forward to partnering with families by providing exceptional child care solutions,” said Karen Krygier, Chief Operating Officer of Rainbow Child Care Center. Rainbow Child Care Center is a Michigan based child care company that has been servicing communities in Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Florida, New Jersey, North Carolina and Kentucky for over 25 years. Rainbow’s founders were inspired after the birth of their first son, to create a state-of-the-art quality …
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
The new White Lake business sells a variety of items including wigs, beauty supplies and jewelery.
GG Beauty Supply is now open for business. The beauty supply store is located in Copperfield Plaza off M-59, between Siam Fusion and Pet Supplies Plus. The store sells a large variety of beauty products, wigs, hats, hand bags, jewelry and more. For more information, and store hours, call 248-529-3023.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
One Sweet Bakery, GG's Beauty Supply and Rugrat Resale and Consignment will open in White Lake Township on Highland Road.
Three empty store fronts will soon become home to White Lake Township's newest businesses ― a bakery, a beauty supply store and a baby consignment store. One Sweet Bakery and GG's Beauty Supply will open near Siam Fusion on Highland Road. Rugrat Resale and Consignment will open in the White Lake Plaza near Trifles cake store on Highland Road. "We're hoping to open before Thanksgiving," said Cindy Liebau, of White Lake, who owns the bakery with Susan Waterman, of Commerce Township. She said this is the first location for the store and the builders said it will take at least 45 days to complete. Liebau said everything will be homemade. "We want to make a product that is going to taste really, really good," she said. "We'll have cupcakes, …
Friday, August 24, 2012
Under new management, the apartment complex off M-59 has been transformed into a family-friendly community aimed at giving residents a slice of pure Michigan.
When new owners Bryan Muscat, 28, and Jake Wiles, 27, first saw Lakeshore Hilltop Apartments, they saw opportunity. "It was the perfect property," Muscat said. "It had everything you'd want in a nice community and had a real "up north" type feel. There was a lot of potential, it just needed some cleaning up. And cleaning up is what they did when they purchased the property in May. Driving down M-59 you'll notice the new entrance sign and white picket fence along the perimeter of the property. In addition, Muscat said he and Wiles have cleared out some of the tenants that caused issues in the complex in the past. "We really want the community to be a family community, so we've worked hard to make sure that not only are the apartments …
Thursday, August 9, 2012
Great deals, coupons and kids' crafts planned to celebrate White Lake store opening.
The new White Lake JoAnn Fabric is celebrating with a grand opening event Aug. 9 through Aug. 11. Starting Thursday, the store will be giving away a number of items including: On Saturday, kids can make crafts to take home from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The store is also offering a 50 percent off one item coupon. The store is open Sundays from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., and Monday-Saturday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday, June 29, 2012
The new Trinity Health Center in White Lake has several openings, and the company is looking to hire immediately.
Sanctuary at White Lake, the new 12,000 square foot rehabilitation and long-term care community owned by Trinity Health, is open and looking to hire. The location, at 10770 Elizabeth Lake Road, is holding a job fair July 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The following positions are available: If you can't make the fair, you can apply online at www.SanctuaryatWhiteLake.org, then click “Careers.”
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Residents and members of the Highland-White Lake Business Association gather at the new Flowers of the Lake location Wednesday to celebrate the store's opening.
It was standing room only inside the new Flowers of the Lakes location Wednesday morning as residents and members of the local business association gathered for the store's ribbon cutting ceremony. Flowers of the Lakes moved into the new location, across from Village Lakes Plaza at 10790 Highland Road, in early June. Owner Orv Borg, who's been in the flower business for 23 years, said the response has been overwhelming. "We've had a really positive response to the new location," Borg said. "People have been coming in and telling us how much they love it." Borg said the building is in the perfect location now, on the right side of the road for those on their way home. According to Borg most people buy flowers on their way home from work. In…