Restaurant expected to open July 1 in former Blockbuster location.
Fenton will soon be home to a new Leo's Coney Island in the location of the former Blockbuster store at 15010 Silver Lake Parkway. The restaurant, which is expected to open July 1, will employ 30-35 people and feature a special Coca-Cola machine that lets customers mix and match 100 different flavors, according to an article at mlive.com. Leo's Coney Island has nearly 50 locations across Michigan and offers a full menu including Greek specialties, breakfast and a kids menu. The Fenton location is listed on the restaurant chain's web site as "coming soon." Find more details on the new location at mlive.com here. What do you think about having a Leo's Coney Island in Fenton? Tell us in the comments section below!
Designer is available for interior and exterior projects, small or large scale.
For those seeking upscale solutions to interior and exterior design, Rex Todd Rogers Design Studio has opened in Fenton. Rogers’ new business opened its doors earlier this month, at 106 W. Shiawassee Ave. He has family ties to the area and has lived in the Fenton area and Washington, D.C. for several years, Rogers said. He employs the work of local artists and craftsmen as much as possible, a cause close to his heart, he added. In addition, Rogers travels to Manhattan frequently and obtains furniture and other décor from many sources. For example, his new studio includes a bright floral painting by local artist Shelby Rae Gilbert. It’s mixed with concrete planters and decorative orbs from another area source, along with a chair of Italian …