Category Archives: Your Business

731 Retail Shops celebrate grand opening


By David Volz

The Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Association celebrated the grand opening of the building known as 731 Retail Shops with a special party and a chance for people in the community to come together and socialize.

Betty’s Soul Food and Bojo’s Seafood Kitchen offered samples of their food and other business owners were available to discuss their services. There are five businesses in the 731 Shops.

“We are celebrating the opening of these businesses and the development of this area. These new businesses are important to the community,” said Shanna Benson, spokesperson for the Pompano Beach CRA.

Brandon Smith of Bojo’s Seafood was pleased that his business is coming along. His family has been in the restaurant business for years.

Betty Taylor of Betty’s Soul Food was also pleased to open her restaurant and see people coming to enjoy the food.  The businesses are located at 731 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.



Jam & Jelly House offers fresh honey


By David Volz

People who love fresh honey will want to visit the Jam & Jelly House. It offers honey from Buzzing Bee Farms on Hobe Sound. This honey is very fresh and contributes to better health. “We have 1,200 hives and we harvest our honey,” said Joseph Pellegrino, a sales person for the Jam & Jelly House which is based in Pompano Beach. The organization also offers jams produced by members of the Amish community. These jams are of very high quality.