Thursday, December 13, 2012
The non-profit veterinary practice has plans for a new, five-acre campus on Chamblee-Dunwoody Road.
A Chamblee-based non-profit veterinary practice is opening a new, five acre campus also located in the city. WellPet Humane, currently located in Old Town Chamblee, is opening WellPet Humane Campus at 3550 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, behind the Walgreen’s and QT on Peachtree Boulevard. "Our current clients come from all over Georgia and even from Alabama," said the practice's Beth Pickens. "We are a non profit veterinary practice dedicated to helping indigent animal owners and found strays. We are literally jam packed all the time."
Monday, December 3, 2012
The spot is right across the street from the old Library Coffee, now home to The One Sushi Plus.
Last week, while I was tooling about and looking for some interesting photo ops, I came across this sign right across the street from the soon-to-come The One Sushi Plus. Looks like we'll be getting a new pizza parlor along Dresden Drive, sometime in the near future. The restaurant's website is under construction.
Friday, November 30, 2012
Several Dresden Drive businesses will be participating in the event, set for Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.
The businesses of the Village Place Shopping center are hosting their first annual holiday event, set for Sunday, Dec. 2, along Dresden Drive. Events and activities include:
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Now in the spot of the old Library Coffee, The One Sushi Plus is looking for employees.
Looks like The One Sushi Plus is moving closer to a grand opening. In the site of the old Library Coffee, The One Sushi Bar is owned by the same people who own Ichiban Steak & Sushi, according to an UrbanSpoon listing. The restaurant's website says it will be opening in late November, but given the fact that there's only a couple of days left in the month, we're not going to count on that.
Monday, November 26, 2012
Here's our weekly look at who's hiring in Brookhaven and Chamblee.
A Brookhaven-based Google photographer is looking for an assistant. The Joint is looking for a qualified chiropractor to work 5 to 6 days a week in its Town Brookhaven clinic. Galla Pizza needs an experienced pizza maker who can work nights and weekends. A Brookhaven business needs a part time cleaner for Sunday and Wednesday nights. A Chamblee-based self-storage location needs a weekend office person. Job seekers, take care. Patch cannot guarantee the legitimacy of these job opportunities or whether individual postings remain open.
Saturday, November 24, 2012
Read reports from your neighborhood businesses. And tell us about the locally-owned businesses you like to support.
What do you think of Small Business Saturday? Do you make an effort to Shop Small and Shop Local? Tell us about it in the comments area below. And if you're coming to us from a mobile device, you can follow our live blog at this RSS feed.
Friday, November 23, 2012
Brookhaven Patch is compiling a list of Small Business Saturday deals. Share yours here.
Friday, November 23, 2012
Small Business Saturday is on Nov. 24 this year, two days after Thanksgiving. It is a day for everyone to support the small businesses their community thrives on. This year, Brookhaven Patch is putting together a list of local Small Business Saturday deals. If you are a small business owner, leave your deal in the comments section below, and it will be added to the list. You can also email your deal to firstname.lastname@example.org or send a message on Facebook. American Express founded the day in 2010 to help small businesses get exposure during the holiday season, when they might be otherwise overlooked. With retailers buzzing around the holidays, it is important to support local small businesses that rely on their neighbors in order to continue…
Thursday, November 22, 2012
$25 'Shop-Small' American Express Gift Cards will be given away to 40,000 people via Facebook.
Thursday, November 22, 2012
For a second year, FedEx Corp. has committed to giving away $25 “Shop-Small American Express Gift Cards” through Facebook to 40,000. The Commercial Appeal reported that the promotion is to encourage consumers to support local, small independent businesses and is in honor of Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24. "America's small businesses are a unique and vibrant part of their local communities and a critical component to the broader health of our economy," T. Michael Glenn, executive vice president of Market Development at FedEx told the Commercial Appeal. "With our support of Small Business Saturday, we're helping raise awareness for the importance of shopping small while empowering 40,000 consumers to get engaged in their own cities and …
Monday, November 19, 2012
Here's who's hiring in Brookhaven and Chamblee.
Treza Fine Salad & Wood Oven Pizza is looking for a general manager. A weekend manager is needed for a Chamblee local storage facility. A fast-paced Brookhaven restaurant is looking for candidates to fill an evening position. Dishwashers, qualified line cooks are welcome to apply. A Chamblee location needs a connected home installation sales technician. Nathan's Driving School, based in Chamblee, is looking for a driving instructor/driver education teacher. Job seekers, take care. Patch cannot guarantee the legitimacy of these job opportunities or whether individual postings remain open.
Saturday, November 17, 2012
Small business owner Linda Fuller offers tips for growing your business and offering more services to expand cliental .
There are numerous small businesses in Brookhaven and Chamblee. Some of them may be places you and your family frequent, businesses that have been in Brookhaven and Chamblee for as long as you can remember. And some may be your go-to places instead of national chains. Small business owner Linda Fuller is no stranger to starting a business from the ground up. In her recent interview with Patch Partners, a website connecting business owners to Patch in local communities, she offers insight into how she expanded her business’s services from just flowers to wine, beer and gourmet gift baskets at Lake Anne Florist in Reston, VA. Homework must be done first, she said. “Research what’s compatible with your own products and services, what the …