Competitors see Dollar General as sign of Bath’s growth

Spagnuolo’s Party Store manager Jon Spagnuolo said the “odds and ends” that Dollar General has to offer won’t compete too much with his store. “There are some things they are very dynamic with, and I applaud them for it,” he said. Photo by David Reinke. Spagnuolo’s Party Store manager Jon Spagnuolo. Photo by David Reinke.

Family Dollar plans new location in Lansing this spring

Family Dollar announced plans to  open its 10th location in Lansing with a new story on the corner of Aurelius and Cavanaugh roads. The addition of yet another dollar store was revealed at the most recent Lansing 3rd Ward meeting at Lansing Fire Station #46 a few weeks ago. The exact opening date has yet to be announced. Other details, such as the store hours, are also still undetermined, according to Cliff Cermak, Family Dollar community affairs specialist. Cermak said the company is expanding because of its success in Lansing.