Tag: store

Owning & operating Maui North in Plattsburgh

Kim and Dennis Manion have owned Maui North, a ski, bike, and board shop in downtown Plattsburgh, since October of 2013. They’re avid outdoorspeople, and Kim says they both have small business in their blood. There are challenges and rewards to working in small-town sports retail, especially when it’s your first retail rodeo.

Running Adirondack Tack in Plattsburgh

Carol Tetreault runs Adirondack Tack in Plattsburgh.  She carries horse supplies for local owners and 4-H kids, Western clothing popular with square dancers, and more. She opened the business in 2000.

Park Street in downtown Tupper Lake

Park Street in downtown Tupper Lake

A view of the businesses on Park Street in downtown Tupper Lake. Pictured are the Tavern, The Tap Room, National Army Store, A&P Food Stores, and Schine’s State Theater, which is advertising live entertainment. Circa late1940s. Tupper Lake, NY.

Page Brothers Store in downtown Tupper Lake

Page Brothers Store in downtown Tupper Lake

Interior of the Page Brothers Store in downtown Tupper Lake, a hardware store that burned down and took a number of other town buildings with it in 1898. Note fur coats hanging from ceiling. Circa 1890s. Tupper Lake, NY.

The porch of the General Store in Wanakena

Dave and Sue Ziemba on the porch of the Wanakena General Store, which they owned and ran for years. The building is now an arts center called Otto’s Abode. Circa 2000. Wanakena, NY. Photo courtesy of Allen Ditch.