SHOP MINEOLA 1st! Did You Know…

Clairee’s Closet carries more than women’s clothes?    If you are looking for cocktail napkins, playing cards and tallies, guest towels, funky reading glasses, Brighton watches, perfume, sunglasses, custom handmade jewelry, and authentic Native American jewelry—– think of Clairee’s Closet at…

Summer Reading for Kids

School is out and the children are wanting something to do. Keep them reading while having fun and learning about Jesus. The Stories of the Bible Fun Book has 240 pages of puzzles, stories, and color sheets. A wonderful activity…

Downtown Lost & Found – Keys

FOUND!!!!  A very nice man found a set of keys on Sunday, June 14th, in the parking lot downtown by the train depot next to Vintage Charm and Taste Buds.  If you lost your keys, they are at Vintage Charm…

Have You Seen These Silicone Lids???

Between Friends in downtown Mineola has silicone lids that have been written up in almost every major food and gourmet magazine.  They are leaving the shelves as our customers use them and come back to give them as gifts.  The…

Rada Cutlery Featured At Between Friends

Rada Cutlery, a name recognized by cooks for its quality and durability, is 100% American made in Waverly, Iowa with a Lifetime Guarantee, and is a featured product at Between Friends in downtown Mineola. These knives are relatively light in…

Where Should I Hang A Hummingbird Feeder??

WHERE should you hang a hummingbird feeder?  The short answer is – just about anywhere! Those speedy lil’ fliers seem to have no fear of humans – we hear stories every year of folks carrying a recently refilled hummingbird feeder…

Mineola Merchants Partner with Non-Profits

The Merry Merchants of Downtown Mineola are planning several special events for the remainder of 2015.  One such planned event, Just Desserts, is designed as a fund-raising partnership with local non-profit organizations.  If you are active in an organization with…

Spring Fling set at the Mineola Nature Preserve

The Wood County Master Gardeners are presenting an educational mini-seminar at the Wildscape Educational Gardens at the Mineola Nature Preserve Saturday, May 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The master gardeners will present “Pruning Flowering Shrubs and Perennials” at…