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Antique Marketplace leaves Central Avenue to join other St. Petersburg antique dealers

ST. PETERSBURG

Antique market leaves central to be with others

Central Avenue Antique Marketplace has closed its doors at 2541 Central Ave. and has moved to Patty & Friends Antiques Mall, 1241 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N. More than 75 dealers fill the two main buildings at Patty & Friends; the third is home to Buffalo Gail, a vintage clothing shop. Marketplace owner Rui Farias said the hope is to create an antiques destination in St. Petersburg.

ST. PETERSBURG

Furniture designers to sign book at store

North Carolina furniture designers Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams will sign copies of their book, The Comfortable Home: How to Invest in Your Nest and Live Well for Less, from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Being furniture store, 1575 Fourth St. N. There will be champagne and cake. Some proceeds will benefit the French Bulldog Rescue Network. There is no admission charge. Reservations can be made by sending e-mail to rsvpstpetersburg@mgbwhome.com. For information, call (727) 822-6252.

ST. PETERSBURG

Recycle electronics, chemicals Saturday

Take advantage of Saturday's mobile collection of recyclable electronics and chemicals from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Home Depot, 2300 22nd Ave. N. For more information, call (727) 464-7500 or visit pinellas county.org/utilities.

News of businesses and business people can be faxed to (727) 893-8675, e-mailed to neighborhood@sptimes.com or mailed to Neighborhood Times, 490 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701. Photos can be e-mailed as jpegs.

Antique Marketplace leaves Central Avenue to join other St. Petersburg antique dealers 03/02/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, March 2, 2010 3:01pm]
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