November 2022’s Biz Buzz

Here’s what’s happening locally this month in Washtenaw County: openings, closings, and business updates in Ann Arbor, Saline, Chelsea, Dexter, Ypsilanti, Milan and more.


The Shade Store is now open in the Arbor Hills outdoor mall at 3050 Washtenaw Ave. Unit 103A, Ann Arbor. This showroom for handcrafted Shades, Blinds and Drapery accepts walk-ins and appointments. 

J.Crew Factory is now open in Arborland at 3567 Washtenaw Ave Space 107, Ann Arbor. Customers can purchase classic J.Crew styles for a lower price at this location.


Hamburger Mary’s Ypsilanti location closed after a year of business at 701 W. Cross St.

Austin & Warburton owners are retiring after 35 years and the jewelry store has closed at 2335 West Stadium Blvd, Ann Arbor. 

Worth noting: 

Gentle Vibes Vintage, previously located at 731 W. Cross St, Ypsilanti. They recently closed their brick and mortar shop, however, this vintage clothing and jewelry store will remain open online.