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Health food store moves

Richard's Whole Foods has moved to 3455 Tyrone Blvd. The 3,000-square-foot market is twice the size of its previous spot at the Crossroads Shopping Center. The store manager is Clyde Ranney, 44, who has been with Richard's for three years.

Richard's Whole Foods, a corporation based in Sarasota, offers organic produce, bulk foods, nutritional supplements and organic meat and poultry. It includes eight full-service health food supermarkets in St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Bradenton, Osprey, Venice, Englewood and Port Charlotte, along with the Rollin' Oats Market and Cafe on M.L. King (Ninth) Street N. in St. Petersburg.

"We'd like to keep on going and growing with new stores," says Larry Schwartz, who along with Bert Swain and John Rohr, owns the business.

The store is open 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday. For information, call 343-0084.

Bob Spears has been named project manager at Hennessy Construction Services in St. Petersburg. Spears was project manager at Ranon & Jimenez in Tampa.

Harvard Jolly Clees Toppe Architects, 2714 Dr. M.L. King (Ninth) St. N, St. Petersburg, has been awarede the following design contracts: Park Place of St. Augustine, 110-bed, 55,000-square-foot assisted living facility; and Arbor Oaks of Greenacres, 97-bed, 79-apartment assisted living facility in Palm Beach County.

Honey 'B Consignment Shop has moved to 7650 66th St. N, Pinellas Park. The store, previously in St. Petersburg, handles clothes and household accessories. The owner is Carol Foreman. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

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