J VIETNAMESE CAFE
With the help of general manager Cassidy Troy, Thang Tran opened J Vietnamese Cafe this spring. The restaurant serves an assortment of authentic Vietnamese cuisine, from pho to boba tea, and offers customers both vegan and gluten-free options.
1406 Missouri Blvd., Ste. C
SPECIAL OLYMPICS MISSOURI TRAINING FOR LIFE CAMPUS
Special Olympic athletes have a new place to call home. The long-awaited Training for Life campus opened this September, giving athletes a place to compete and train. The campus also holds a health and fitness center where athletes can receive on-site care. Training for Life is open year-round and accommodates both child and adult athletes.
After spending a decade working in the wine business as a distributor, Mark Green plans to bring the fine wine experience to Jefferson City. In addition to being a full-service wine bar, Bar Vino will also serve craft beers, cocktails, and appetizers (coming soon).
HEAD LINES SALON
After taking a five-year hiatus from his career as a stylist, Brad Lee decided it was time to get back into the industry. He discovered Capital Mall had an unused salon for rent and opened Head Lines this past September. The salon is open during regular mall hours and specializes in customized color and cuts.
3600 Country Club Dr., Ste. 52, Zone A
In early June, Mod Pizza opened its new location on Missouri Boulevard. Known for speedy service, the pizza joint offers customers the choice between one of its signature creations or an unlimited combination of the 30 toppings offered. Mod Pizza also serves salads, breadsticks, and has a selection of beer on tap.
Orscheln has been a Midwest favorite for farm and home goods for more than 55 years. The family-owned chain retails a variety of products including garden and lawn supplies, tools, automotive care, livestock feed, apparel, and much more.
2304 Missouri Blvd.
VINES ON BROADWAY
A quaint atmosphere, live music, and, of course, tapas. All this makes Vines a great place to relax and enjoy a glass of wine. Vines reopened in its new location on Broadway earlier this summer.
510 Broadway St.