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Out & About

By Times staff
© St. Petersburg Times
published June 23, 2002

CARROLLWOOD IHOP: International House of Pancakes opened last month at 11111 N Dale Mabry Highway. Along with pancakes, the California-based restaurant serves waffles, omelettes, sandwiches, burgers and dinner entrees. Hours are 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 6 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday. For information, call 962-1102.

HALLMARK STORE PREPARES FOR MOVE: The Johnston's Hallmark next to Bed Bath & Beyond in the Palms of Carrollwood shopping center is moving its card and gift shop across the street to the Village Center. The store closed its doors at 13125 N Dale Mabry Highway and is scheduled to reopen in August next to Panera Bread at 13524 N Dale Mabry Highway.

EDUCATION CENTER OPENS: The Academic Center of Tampa recently opened a tutoring center for children in all grade levels. A.C.T. offers students free diagnostic evaluations that pinpoint academic strengths and weaknesses. Certified teachers will work with students one-on-one and create a program tailored to the individual. The center is at 2901 W Busch Blvd., near Orange Grove Drive. It's open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. For information, call 933-1885.

TEEN CLOTHING STORE OPENS: Plato's Closet opened its doors Thursday at 13124 N Dale Mabry Highway in the Village Center. The 3,000-square-foot consignment-style store buys and resells brand-name clothing and accessories geared toward teens and young adults. Store hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. For information, call 968-8383.

WALGREENS OPENS: Walgreens has opened a new retail pharmacy at 6507 W Waters Ave., near Twelve Oaks Boulevard. The free-standing store offers customers a photo processing shop and drive-through pharmacy. Hours are 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. For information, call 887-3187.

SUPERMARKET CLOSES: The U-Save supermarket at Waters Avenue and Hanley Road has closed.

-If you know of a business that is opening, closing or moving, please contact Eve Leberson at North of Tampa, 14358-B N Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618. Phone: 269-5302. Fax: 269-5310. Email:

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