Ulta Beauty plans soft opening followed by grand opening around mid-November. That’s the latest work from the corporate office for the new store at Riverbend Center off Turner McCall, going into the former Pier 1 spot.
Store hours will be 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; until 9 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; and from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Sunday.
Hiring continues and you can apply by going to careers.ulta.com
The store at 1438 Turner McCall Blvd. is just a tad smaller than the average Ulta store and salon (roughly 10,000 square feet). The Riverbend spot is 9.520 square feet.
Bulding reports show at least $350,000 has gone into remodeling and updating the location.
Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen is going up — and up — in East Rome. The business, replacing the forner home of Long John Silvers/A & W, has been rising quickly since demolition earlier this summer. Long John’s closed in April 2019 and a year later, Funky Chicken Inc. was in town seeking a new store on the site
The Rome/Floyd Planning Department issued a $513,000 permit for the restaurant.
Look for a December opening if not sooner.