Shoe Carnival steps into Land O’ Lakes

Shoe Carnival will host a grand opening in the Village Lakes Shopping Center on April 1, real estate officials with the shoe company have announced. That’s no April Fool’s Day joke. The store is planning a soft opening a few days before, on March 27. The new shoe shop will be located in a suite next door to Ross Dress for Less. Construction workers are busy getting the … [Read more...]

Marshalls grand opening set for May 15

Marshalls is set to open its newest store in Land O' Lakes May 15 at the Village Lakes Shopping Center. The 24,000-square-foot store will be one of more than 900 in 43 states and Puerto Rico. The first day, which runs from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., will include giveaways and gift card prizes, according to a release. The regular hours for the store will run Monday through Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to … [Read more...]

Lowe’s, Marshalls bring new jobs in heart of Central Pasco

Plans for a home improvement store left for dead three years ago is now being resurrected as Lowe’s gets ready to finally come to Land O’ Lakes. Crews are now clearing trees and other foliage from a 42-acre tract of land on State Road 54 just east of Land O’ Lakes Boulevard where they expect to have a 152,000-square-foot Lowe’s by winter, according to company spokeswoman Natalie … [Read more...]

In Print: It took long enough, but Lowe’s is coming

The intersection of State Road 54 and Land O' Lakes Boulevard already is a busy one. But it's going to get even more crowded. Work started last week on the new Lowe's home improvement store between Winter Quarters RV Park and the Pasco County fire station, bringing more than 100,000 square feet of shopping space and some 125 jobs. And just across the street, Marshalls is getting set to open its … [Read more...]