Category: Business Buzz

Mineola businesses want and need your business. Mineola has a nice variety of specialty shops, antique stores, restaurants and other establishments. This section regards posts about or relating to a specific Mineola business or the business community in general.

Mineola Sales Tax Revenues are Down

Originally posted on May 12, 2011 @ 2:58 pmWe just received a report on sales tax revenues in Mineola. These figures are based on March and 1st qtr 2011 sales by our local merchants and businesses. Sales tax collections were…

Mineola Texas is No Longer Dry

Originally posted on May 14, 2011 @ 9:15 pmOn May 14, 2011 the voters of Mineola came out to vote and voted for Propositions 1 & 2. The rhetoric was hot and heavy and both sides seemed very emotionally charged.…

Mineola Mayoral Voting Poll

Originally posted on March 13, 2013 @ 3:51 pmIf the mayoral election were held today between Ken Pearce and Bo Whitus, who would you vote for? Your answer is completely anonymous. Your identity will NOT be exposed. Thank you for…

The Arbors of Mineola

Originally posted on September 4, 2012 @ 3:19 pmEven if you haven’t driven down Bromberg Street lately, you have probably seen the giant “Now Leasing” sign on the apartment building behind Tractor Supply as you drove by. It was just…

Haute Stuff Boutique

Originally posted on October 11, 2010 @ 8:31 pmHaute Stuff has name-brand fashion clothing, footwear and accessories at prices you can live with. You no longer have to spend big money to look “Haute” when shopping in Mineola. This niche…

Mineola Whataburger is Underway!

Whataburger Mineola Texas

Originally posted on August 16, 2014 @ 4:10 pmAt long last, Mineola gets a Whataburger. Whataburger is somewhat of a Texas tradition and we will be glad to have one in town. The restaurant will be located in the Wal-Mart…

Details of the New EZ Mart Lease

Originally posted on January 23, 2012 @ 11:15 pmCity Councilman, Ken Pearce, just emailed a letter to me and asked me to share it with you. It addresses the numbers behind the EZ Mart decision and the details of their…