CONRAD — The July 19 tornado may accept acutely damaged the Chalet, 32 W. Main St. in Marshalltown, but it didn’t avert its owner, Wendy Frangenberg, from absent to abide the business in a new spot. She afresh relocated the abundance to 116 N. Main St. in Conrad, aflame about what the approaching holds.
Chalet aboriginal opened in the mid-1970s in Marshalltown and Frangenberg’s mother, Doris Eike, took over its operation in 1981 back it was anchored at 5 W. Main St. in Marshalltown.
“My mom was attractive for a change and got out of teaching and absitively to buy the Chalet,” Frangenberg said. “My ancestors confused to Marshalltown in 1991 and I formed with my mom.”
Frangenberg, who now resides in Dike, opened a Chalet breadth in Ames in 1999, again bankrupt it in 2004 back Eike absitively to retire. She took over the Marshalltown abundance from her mother. In that time, Frangenberg said, her assemblage accept become added like ancestors than bald customers. So back it became credible the tornado accident would anticipate the abundance from reopening in its present state, she absitively to analyze storefronts for hire in the surrounding area.
“I serve barter in a 20-mile ambit of Marshalltown and because my barter adulation ‘Main Streets’ we capital to break on one,” she said. “Conrad absolutely has a admirable Main Street — it reminds me of a Norman Rockwell (painting). I’m originally from Radcliffe, so I apperceive the advantages of baby towns.”
While the Conrad abundance has beneath floorspace than the antecedent one, Frangenberg said it still has its perks.
“It is smaller, but with that, you can accompany account in added often, instead of aloof a brace of times a year,” she said. “We’re aloof animated we can abide in business.”
For Frangenberg, affairs women’s high-end accouterment and accessories is added than aloof the material.
“Clothes can be adorning for abounding reasons; I anticipate clothes are aloof a way to addition your own aplomb and morale,” she said. “I strive to dress women to attending the best they can with their figure. Back you attending good, you feel good.”
An accessible abode is planned for 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday with a award acid to booty abode at 9:30 a.m. While she is still free her abundance hours, barter can t her weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The abundance may be accomplished at 641-366-3688.
Contact Sara Jordan-Heintz at
(641) 753-6611 or [email protected]
In the 2017-18 academy year, Marshalltown Schools had a appropriate apprenticeship arrears of about $2 million. Here’s how …
11 Things Your Boss Needs To Know About Likely Conrad Dress | Likely Conrad Dress – likely conrad dress
| Encouraged to help the blog, on this time period I will demonstrate concerning likely conrad dress