Last hurrah for Valley Blockbusters

Movie rental chain Blockbuster announced plans to close around 300 of its remaining stores, including six in the Central Valley.

AROUND TULARE: Movie theater applies for liquor license

The 10-screen Galaxy Theaters in Tulare has applied to serve beer and wine in the theater. Photo by frimkusTulare’s Galaxy Theaters will be the subject of a liquor license public hearing November 25.

P*DE*Q cuts ribbon on Clovis location

Fresno food retailer P*DE*Q held its grand opening for its second location in north Clovis on Wednesday.

Dickey's Barbecue Pit to open in Visalia

Long-time Tulare County residents Kelly Brooks and her husband Donnie are looking to provide quality barbecue cooking with a family atmosphere with the opening of their Dickey’s Barbecue Pit location in Visalia.

Burlington announces store at new Fresno development

The Fresno area will get its third Burlington Coat Factory store next year when the off-price retailer opens a location opens in the new Marketplace at El Paseo next year.

Fitness showroom opening in Fresno

Athlete Fitness EquipmentWith a showroom designed to show customers how its equipment would actually fit in their houses, Athlete Fitness Equipment will open its new location in Fresno on Saturday.

Mezcal Taqueria opening soon in downtown Fresno

Mezcal Taqueria is expected to open in the beginning of November.The renovation of the downtown Fresno Mezcal nightclub, which includes a new taqueria, is projected to be complete by the beginning of November.

Dunkin' Donuts sets sights on Central Valley

Dunkin' Donuts is seeking new locations in the Central Valley as part of its growth plans in California.

Mabel's Kitchen finds new home by The Downtown Club

In addition to The Downtown Club opening again for business in Fresno, Susan Valiant will open Mabel’s Kitchen in one of the retail spaces within the building.

T.J. Maxx opening in Visalia Oct. 13

T.J. Maxx has 1,061 stores across the country.A new T.J. Maxx apparel stores will be opening in Visalia Oct. 13, joining two other Valley locations in Fresno and Clovis.