Posted on August 29, 2021 at 10:56 am by West Sider
Janie’s Life Altering Baked Items is now open at 212 West eightieth Avenue between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue. The store is a part of a exceptional story. Proprietor Janie Deegan had been homeless and hooked on medication in her mid-20s earlier than she turned her life round and began her baking enterprise. “I grew up on the Higher West Aspect, and I dwell right here now, so shifting into this house felt like coming dwelling,” she advised Gothamist. “On Thursday evening I had a bunch of individuals right here serving to arrange and coaching the employees and after everybody left at like 11 at evening I placed on some music and was like ‘that’s my oven, I paid for that,’ and ‘that is my mop that I’m mopping the ground.’ It’s a good distance from being a homeless junkie. As we are saying in restoration, undoubtedly a ‘past my wildest desires’ second.”
Ice cream chain Blue Marble is opening a second Higher West Aspect location at 2058 Broadway between seventieth and 71st Streets, the previous dwelling of Le Pif Wine Bar. Proprietor Jennie Dundas tells us she’s anticipating to open in November. Blue Marble was not too long ago featured in a New York Occasions story concerning the difficulties of promoting high-end ice cream.
Pinky salon is closing its location at eightieth and Broadway on Monday. “Now we have appeared on the scenario from each avenue, however in the long run, we simply couldn’t discover a answer to make ends meet in mild of the drastic discount in enterprise on account of the pandemic,” the salon mentioned in an electronic mail to clients. The proprietor mentioned the Pinky on 89th and Broadway will keep open and can honor reward playing cards and reward factors there. Because of Tina for the tip.
The Apthorp constructing at 78th and Broadway is getting two new tenants. They have been recognized in an actual property brochure noticed by tipster Higher West Sider.
Native pet coach Cassidy Ingram Canine Coaching is opening their first brick and mortar location within the former Profitable Imaginative and prescient house (252 West 79th St).
And J’s Cleaner’s is opening one other location within the former FIKA house at 2211 Broadway).