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Drop, a women's clothing store, opens on Fourth Street in St. Petersburg

St. PETERSBURG

New clothing store invites women to drop in

The new business called Drop that has opened in a 1920 bungalow at 2012 Fourth St. N has nothing to do with filtered water, nor is it a place to drop off donations to charity. It's a women's clothing store with young contemporary fashions for going out or going to the beach. Owner Caroline Saunders, who lived in Hawaii for a while, stocks the works of some Hawaiian designers as well as handmade eclectic jewelry. She also carries bathing suits and workout clothes.

Katherine Snow Smith, Times staff writer

Countywide

Six Curves collecting food donations

Six local Curves (Seminole, Largo, Indian Rocks/Largo, Pinellas Park North, Pinellas Park South and St. Petersburg/Boyd Hill) are collecting nonperishable groceries to be donated to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, the downtown St. Petersburg Chapter and the St. Matthew Catholic Church Chapter. Anyone wishing to donate food or money can contact their local Curves for exact addresses and driving directions. Seminole, (727) 320-9737; Largo East Bay, (727) 559-7741; Indian Rocks-Largo, (727) 595-3733; Pinellas Park North, (727) 567-0425; Pinellas Park South, (727) 547-4727; St. Petersburg-Boyd Hill, (727) 865-8508.

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.

Drop, a women's clothing store, opens on Fourth Street in St. Petersburg 05/03/11 [Last modified: Tuesday, May 3, 2011 2:33pm]
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