MIDDLEBURY — Art supplies, refurbished furniture, an old-fashioned ice cream parlor experience, home-and-lifestyle products, arts education and physical fitness are among the goods and services that will be offered by a half-dozen new enterprises setting up shop in Middlebury.
All plan to open before the end of this year, thanks to an economic development incentive program spearheaded by the Better Middlebury Partnership (BMP).
The six new businesses will each be awarded a grant of $15,000-$20,000 — along with a wide range of support services — to occupy some of the Middlebury storefront...
MIDDLEBURY — While downtown Middlebury is looking to fill storefront vacancies in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, disruption from the tunnel project and the challenging business climate, two new stores are launching in the county’s shire town.
They take their names from the opposite ends of a compass: one is called Addison West and the other is Otter East.
Addison West, offering furniture and a wide variety of household accessories and décor, opened on Nov. 14 at 44 Main St., a space most recently occupied by Community Barn Ventures. Owned and operated by Monique Bonner of Cornwall, Addison...