December 9, 2022
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Small businesses flee as big construction returns to The Commons

By | Oct 26, 2016

“It’s not just a business,” Pichel said. “It’s also been a social experiment both for those of us behind the counter and those on the other side of the counter.”

Do-it-yourself duo: Funky couple leaves their mark on new town with old goods

By | Mar 21, 2012

Nestled inside the Race Office Supply store on The Commons, colorful chain-linked rings of construction paper swoop from one end of the new storefront display to the other. Soft indie-rock tunes fill the air, glossy red chandeliers dangle from the ceiling and mustard tweed couches huddle around a polished oval coffee table.