Another great coffee shop has popped up in downtown Toledo. The Flying Joe, which originally launched at Levis Commons, can now also be found at 215 N. Summit St. Suite C, in the same building as Balance Pan-Asian Grille. In addition to coffee and tea drinks, the menu includes pastries and breakfast sandwiches. Open weekdays 7am-2pm, closed weekends. theflyingjoe.com/
What a Long Strange Trip It’s Been
Bassett’s Health Foods, a local pioneer in the health and wellness space since 1967, is closing its flagship store on Secor Road and moving operations to 4400 Heatherdowns Blvd., at Eastgate. Bassett’s, still family owned and operated, sells vitamins, essential oils, supplements, spices, food and grooming products. Bassett’s phone number will remain the same: 419-531-0334 bassettshealthfoods.com/
Oodles of Noodles
Noodles & Company, a national fast-casual chain, opened a location in West Toledo on January 30. The perfect restaurant for when you and your dining companions can’t agree on one type of noodle to share, Noodles & Company offers noodle dishes inspired by the cuisines of many lands. Choose from menu options like mac and cheese, chicken lo mein, 3-cheese pesto tortellini, spaghetti and meatballs and pad thai. There are also calorie-conscious and carb-conscious options, as well as salads, soups and a special kid’s menu. The new Noodles & Company location is next to Jeffrey Mann Fine Jewelers, in the former Moe’s Southwest Grill. 5299 Monroe Street, Toledo. 419-540-0823. noodles.com/
Just the Tax, Ma’am
Charmed Consumer Consultants Tax Firm is now open for business at 1720 W. Alexis Rd., Toledo. Founded by tax professional Jamella Tatum, the firm serves individuals and businesses with an array of services including tax planning and preparation and notary services. Charmed is BBB-certified. 567-277-4434. facebook.com/CharmedCreditRepair/
Hair Care & Wares
Solstice: A Salon is now open in downtown Sylvania. The Salon, in the space formerly occupied by Main Street Salon & Spa, launched on January 7 and features hair, nail and skin care. 5663 Main St., Sylvania. 567-455-1221.
Wall to Wall
Shay’s Carpet has opened its third location in the area, at 5434 Monroe St. near Whiteford Rd. The company opened in 1989 and specializes in a variety of flooring options, from carpet and wood flooring to laminate and vinyl.
Candle in the Wind
Calisto Terra moved its operations from the Art on Market Shoppes on Erie Street downtown to 5223 Hill Ave. near Reynolds Rd. DIY candle classes are already happening in the new location and a grand opening is set for Saturday, February 11 from noon-5pm. 419-740-0719. callistoterra.com/