Category Archives: Business

DeWitt has a plan to continue to grow … A Master Plan, that is

By Holly Osmer Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — In 2005, The City of DeWitt was recognized by CNN and Money Magazine’s as the 75th place on their “Best Places to Live 2005” of 100 finalists. It was just one … Continue reading

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Sweetie-licious Bakery Cafe is the fulfillment of a childhood dream

By Zachary Manning Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — Linda Hundt knew since she was a child that she would love to own a bakery and now that dream has become a reality. Hundt owns Sweetie-licious Bakery Cafe, located at … Continue reading

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Small businesses may be driving low unemployment in DeWitt

By Shane Jones Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — DeWitt is not a city that is filled with major corporate business or many different fast food restaurants. There isn’t a Starbucks on every corner and the downtown area is not … Continue reading

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Farmer’s markets taking off in DeWitt, nationwide

By Laina Stebbins Bath-DeWitt Connection Reporter DEWITT — The Downtown DeWitt Farmers Market is a one-stop shop for fresh produce, locally-sourced meat and eggs, an assortment of home goods, and a hefty dose of community engagement. The farmers market, which … Continue reading

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New business trying to help the environment

By Brendan Wilner Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — The city of DeWitt allows commercial businesses to recycle what they want, and a family owned restaurant, Family Tree Café located in downtown DeWitt, is planning on getting their cardboard recycled … Continue reading

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Nearing one year in town, restaurant is a family affair

By Shane Jones The Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — Family Tree Cafe is a restaurant located in the heart of DeWitt. The inside is set up like an old-fashioned restaurant from the fifties. Greeting and starting and a conversation … Continue reading

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DeWitt’s economy is doing great. Beer is a part of that

By Holly Osmer Bath-DeWitt Connection Staff Reporter DEWITT — DeWitt’s economy has been thriving. Its unemployment rate is 5.6 percent, 0.7 percent less than the national average, with a job growth of 2.82 percent, and a future job growth predicted … Continue reading

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