Kirkland’s to Open in Frandor on Sunday

Home décor retailer Kirkland’s, Inc., will host its grand opening at Frandor Shopping Center on Saturday.Located at 408 Frandor Ave., the store will open at 9 a.m., according to a news release. It will be the first Kirkland’s in the Lansing area since its location in...

Days are Numbered at the Plaza

A Chain-link fence stands around the perimeter of The Plaza, a nearly vacant indoor mall in Evergreen Park, as crews relocate utility lines and dig into the parking lot for a standalone Carson’s store that will be an anchor of a new mall. Anyone who has wondered about...

Central Kitchen + Bar opens downtown

Opened Monday at 660 Woodward, Central Kitchen has a patio with a view of Campus Martius, and inside the open air dining room has booths for two people, larger booths and bar seating. In the open kitchen, cooks can be seen preparing the dinner and lunch menu, which...

From the Archives: Frandor

Frandor Shopping Center was the state’s second regional shopping center, built before the era of slick, suburban shopping malls. Built on what was formerly the nine-hole Glenmoor Golf Course, it held its dedication in August 1954, starting out as a haven of specialty...

East Beltline Development Signs Restaurants

An expanding development along a busy retail corridor on East Beltline is planning for the arrival of five tenants offering a range of dining options. Ground broke in May to bring the development to a total of about 248,000 square feet when finished.Lormax Stern is...