Wednesday, January 9, 2013
The new 7-Eleven store is now open at 10 North Missouri Ave.
The new 7-Eleven opened Jan. 4. The location is open 24 hours daily. The new convenience store and gas station is located at the busy corner of East Bay Drive and North Missouri Avenue. The 7-Eleven is in the former location of Metro Gas, which was previously a Citgo station. The new store has 7-Eleven's usual line of popular drinks like Big Gulps and Slurpees, plus sandwiches, salads, hot foods and grill products. The 7-Eleven is not the only new gas station in town. The new Thorntons opened Dec. 30 and a few Wawas are coming to the Largo area. If you go to 7-Eleven: Stay connected by signing up for our free email newsletter or "liking" us on Facebook.
Saturday, December 1, 2012
The convenience store and gas station is set to open Dec. 30, according to a company spokeswoman.
Thorntons, a new gas station and convenience store, will open Dec. 30 in Largo, according to company spokeswoman Erin Jones. Construction crews continue to work on the store at the northeast corner of the intersection of Ulmerton and Starkey roads. The Largo Thorntons is part of the planned expansion of the chain into the Tampa Bay market. Thorntons has 166 locations in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Tennessee. Thorntons is known for its wide selection of fountain drinks where customers can add a choice of flavor shots and choose different types of ice. Thorntons is one of a few new gas stations planned currently around Largo. A Wawa is planned for the southeast corner of the intersection of Ulmerton and Starkey roads, …
Monday, November 19, 2012
The new convenience store and gas station is expected to open in December.
Want a slurpee on the way to Largo Central Park? Need some gas for errands around town? A new 7-Eleven is coming to the busy corner of East Bay Drive and North Missouri Avenue. The store is expected to open in December, according to Margaret Chabris of 7-Eleven. The new convenience store and gas station is going in the former location of Metro Gas, which was previously a Citgo station. The new store will have 7-Eleven's usual line of popular drinks like Big Gulps and Slurpees, plus sandwiches, salads, hot foods and grill products, Chabris wrote in an email. At least two other gas and convenience stores are coming soon to Largo, including a Thorntons and a Wawa. Stay connected by signing up for our free email newsletter or "liking" us on …
Wednesday, August 1, 2012
The suspect is accused of taking a wallet from a customer's purse at a Largo convenience store in April, authorities said.
The Largo Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect accused of stealing a wallet out of a purse at a Largo convenience store. The suspect is seen on surveillance video reaching into a customer's purse at A.S. Food Mart, 1737 Indian Rocks Rd., on April 20. She took a wallet containing credit cards and about $900 in cash, police said. The victim tried to stop the suspect, who fled in a white, four-door older-model sedan. The suspect is described as a black woman, about 20 to 30 years old, between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-5 and weighing between 150 and 170 pounds. (See the attached photos.) Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Chris Keeler of the Largo Police …
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
The popular Kentucky based convenience store chain offers over 17 billion drink flavor combinations you can make!
Thornton's is coming to Largo. The 3,000 to 4,000 square-foot gas station and convenience store is planned on the site of a now empty night club at the intersection of Ulmerton and Starkey. Thorntons is known for its wide selection of fountain drinks where customers can add a choice of flavor shots and choose different types of ice. The Largo location is currently in the planning stage. Assuming the process continues at the current pace, plans could be complete within 45 days, according to the community development department. The first Florida location is set to open next spring in Clearwater. The company's Tampa Bay plan includes 15 to 20 stores within the next three years, according to a news release. The privately held company operates…
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
The Beverage House in Largo sells beer and wine plus a wide assortment of “storm supplies.”
A new convenience store recently opened on East Bay Drive in Largo, providing a much-needed alternative to the chain stores and tiny quick marts that populate the area. The Beverage House is a clean, modern, spacious establishment that carries everything from alcohol to grilling supplies, with all the traditional convenience store items available as well. Located a block west of Starkey Road, the store is in the same building that housed a number of tanning salons over the past few years, and the owners are doing some intriguing things to help get the word out about their new place. “We have wine tastings every Saturday, we’re doing promotional giveaways every month, we have a large craft beer selection ... we even have beer pong,” …
Friday, January 6, 2012
The best prices for gas in Largo. Know a place selling for less? Let us know in the feedback!
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Friday, January 6, 2012
Here are the best prices today, Jan. 6, for gas in Largo. Know a place selling for less? Let us know in the feedback! Regular Price Location SuperAm $3.31 1595 Seminole Blvd. Metro Gas $3.32 10 N Missouri Ave. Quick Fuel $3.32 1995 W Bay Dr. Mid-Grade Price Location 7-Eleven $3.44 11505 Walsingham Rd. Rally $3.45 7690 Bryan Dairy Rd. Racetrac $3.45 8650 Ulmerton Rd. Premium Price Location Racetrac $3.55 8650 Ulmerton …