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New Store for Shoppers in Girardville

GIRARDVILLE — A convenience store in a small Schuylkill County community is bringing big relief to shoppers who have had to travel out of town to get their groceries. Unity Food Market just opened up in Girardville about two weeks ago. “Either direction you’re going, you’re going three miles to Ashland. You’re going five miles to Frackville. So, you know, it was a great necessity and we’re very, very happy that he opened up and we hope the success continues,” […]

New Businesses Open in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A former nightclub in Wilkes-Barre is getting new life. Loyalty Barbershop and Electric City Tattoo held a grand opening at the former site of Cafe Metropolis on South Main Street in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday. Anthony Ranella, owner of Loyalty Barbershop tells Newswatch 16 he’s excited to open in a spot so many others enjoyed. “The location is a place we used to go as kids. It was Cafe Metropolis. Bands played here that we were present to see, […]

New Modern Touch at Landmark Business

SALLADASBURG — It’s been almost a year since the former Cohick’s Trading Post near Jersey Shore was forced to close its doors for good. The landmark in Lycoming County that’s been around for nearly 90 years was sold to local dairy farmers who recently reopened it. “I remember that this place was opening, so I […]