Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV


June 28, 2013

Restaurants, stores, more

— A selection of reader comments from our Facebook page this week:

On a story about Dunkin’ Donuts and Sweet Frog coming to Princeton, and what new businesses you would like to see come to the area:

• I’d like to see a Home Depot and a Target — Monica P.

• Hobby Lobby =) Sara F.

• I would like to see a Olive Garden and Cheddar’s — Lena H.

• Denny’s — Tonya P.

• Manufacturing business with lots of jobs — Lisa S.

• Old Navy — Suzan B.

• Kohl’s, Home Depot, TGI Fridays, Target and HoneyBaked Ham — Kerry L.

• Golden Corral! — Lisa D.

• Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Old Navy — Kayla M.

• Target — Jennifer B.

• Chipotle, Zaxby’s, and The Christmas Tree Store — Lee S.

• Olive Garden and Red Lobster — Charlotte W.

• Firehouse Subs, Champs Sports and Home Depot — Kevin T.

• Home Depot, Golden Corral, Hobby Lobby — Kathi E.

• I would love to see something ... anything ... come to Tazewell! — Sherry B.

• Open soon, please! — Sandy L.

• T.J.Maxx! — Terri W.

• Cabela’s, Bass Pro [Shops] — Jimmy S.

• Olive Garden! — Kevin S.

• Target! — Danielle B.

• ... I can not remember when the last time something new came to the Tazewell area. I would like to see some good industrial-type jobs come to town. Along with new places to shop. As mentioned above Home Depot, Target and other like businesses. These type of jobs would provide for families. We have more than enough places to eat already — Rick R.

• Joe’s Crab Shack — Mae E.

• Target, Toys “R” Us, a pay-by-the-hour daycare service (drop off for a few hours for Mommy some “me” time) ... Once Upon A Child children’s consignment — Lisa B.

• PetSmart, Costco, Target, IHOP, Books a Million, Monkey Joe’s, Alamo, Hot Topic — Melissa C.

• Denny’s, Target, Olive Garden, Old Navy, TGI Fridays, Golden Corral, O’Charley’s, and a place that has Dip ’n’ Dots would be awesome — Tarina A.

• Jimmy John’s — Pam M.

• Yes, Golden Corral — Janet T.

• Target, Olive Garden and Home Depot! — Amy H.

• Five Guys — Robert Y.

• It doesn’t matter. At least we are getting something new — Yvette H.

• Target, Popeyes — Jenni G.

• Popeyes, Olive Garden, Target and T.J.Maxx — Bobby C.

• Steak ’n Shake! — David D.

• Barnes and Noble. Nothing would make me happier... — Jeff G.

• Kohl’s and Target — Edith M.

• Why can’t we support industry that will pay a wage that is not flirting with minimum wage? Just what we need is more food shops — Richard H.

• Barnes and Noble :) and Target — Taylor W.

• Can’t wait! — Lisa C.

• Target, Macy’s, Red Lobster, anything other than fast food ... Whole Foods! — Shan C.

• Firehouse Subs — Kerry C.

• Target, T.J.Maxx, Marshalls, Home Goods, and a new movie theater — Crystal F.

• ... And I’d love to have a Bojangles’ — Nancy B.

• Would like to have more in Bluewell area — Renda O.

• Thai restaurant! I would drive to Princeton for that — Chrissy C.

• Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods. Something healthy please :) Michelle B.

• How about a manufacturer or energy company? — Lecia S.

• It seems that the “wish list” for new businesses is mostly limited to retail and restaurants that will bring in their own for the higher-paying management spots ... Bring in some industry, textiles, manufacturing and so on. Then, all of these others places mentioned will seemingly demand a spot in Princeton and will be willing to pay the price to do so ... — Dave C.

• Krispy Kreme, Church’s Chicken — Matthew W.

• Target, Bojangles’, Panera Bread, Michaels — Barbara G.

• Red Lobster — Debbie L.

• Mellow Mushroom :) Heather P.

• Home Depot, Popeyes and Piggly Wiggly — Bev O.

• IHOP! IHOP ! IHOP ! ;) Karen F.

• Industry that would provide good jobs, let’s get back those jobs we’ve outsourced — Linda M.

• We need a Sonny’s Barbecue and a Golden Corral. The sooner the better — Tammy F.

• I just got fatter ... damn it! — Mike H.

• Cheesecake Factory — Anessi S.

• Blue Coast Burrito — best fish tacos imaginable. Also Einstein Bros Bagels — Debbie B.

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