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On the menu: Food inspections 11.07.14 through 11.21.14

Bon appetite! Here’s are the inspection grades for the past two weeks. Only a handful of B grades, and no Cs this time. The state Department of Health regularly inspects restaurants and food facilities, and the facilities are graded from A to C. An “A” is the best. “C” is the equivalent of failing, but the […]

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Bargain Hunt opens today (11.20.14) in Tupelo Commons

For all of you wondering when Bargain Hunt was opening this week: it’s TODAY. The company tweeted this moments ago: “Our 29th store opens today in #Tupelo MS! We are located at 1130 Commonwealth Blvd (in Tupelo Commons).” As a reminder of what Bargain Hunt is, here’s what the company says: Bargain Hunt is a […]

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More restaurant news: Taziki’s eyeing Tupelo location

Well, it seems your truly has been uncovering a lot of new restaurants opening or planning to open in Tupelo, and I’ve got another one:  Taziki’s Cafe. It’s a Mediterranean restaurant based out of Birmingham, and the company has said at the start of this year it planned to open 20 locations. Not sure when […]

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SeaPort Airlines to have open house Friday at Tupelo Regional

SeaPort Airlines, which began service in Tupelo last month, has taken delivery of two of three brand new Cessna Caravan.  To show off the new aircraft and livery, SeaPort has partnered with several airports across the region, and an open house and round-trip ticket raffle giveaway will be hosted at airports this week in Salina, Kansas; […]

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Updated plans for Main Street shopping center… with Krispy Kreme

So Biz Buzz was snooping around City Hall today and found that these plans were dropped off TODAY. A few weeks back we told you about a planned shopping center on West Main Street, across from Walmart, that included a Krispy Kreme. It didn’t have a name at the time. Well, that development now has […]

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U & Me Asian Grocery adding noodle bar, bubble tea

U & Me Asian Grocery, at 620 N. Gloster in Tupelo (across from Woody’s) is expanding.  It’s going into the end of the strip center it’s now at – where Rebel Package Store used to be – and it’s not just more Asian groceries and dry goods. U & Me is adding a noodle bar, […]

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First a bourbon shortage, now a chocolate shortage … oh, my!

Remember last year when Maker’s Mark was going to dilute its popular bourbon a little so that it could stretch out its limited supply? Yeah, that didn’t work well.  But bourbon makers have been warning for some time that demand is outstripping supply. It takes time to properly age it in charred oak barrels, and according […]

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