Category: <span>Shopping</span>

The Sharper Edge Shapes Community’s Special Character
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The Sharper Edge Shapes Community’s Special Character

Long-time business owner believes in bringing out the best. Scott Rutledge is as much a part of Martin City as the sound of trains passing by next door to his business, The Sharper Edge. He’s also a shining example of the entrepreneurial spirit we have in Martin City with his relentless determination and commitment to doing...

Winter Car Tips From Firestone Auto in Martin City
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Winter Car Tips From Firestone Auto in Martin City

Great advice from our friends at Firestone Complete Auto Care in Martin City! When it comes to winter weather, your tires are the ones who often feel the pain most. Driving in snow can sometimes be dangerous but having the right tires on your car or truck can give you a huge advantage. Winter tire tread thickness of your current tires needs to be more than 5/32″ thick on most types of vehicles for sufficient snow traction.

Habitat For Humanity ReStore is OPEN in Martin City!
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Habitat For Humanity ReStore is OPEN in Martin City!

We are thrilled to welcome the LARGEST Habitat for Humanity ReStore in the Kansas City region to Martin City! The old Newco Manufacturing building has been transformed into a warehouse store where Habitat sells gently used appliances, furniture, home accessories, and building materials to the public for discounted prices. Sales profits go toward Habitat for Humanity’s mission...

Find Hydroponic Gardening Supplies In Martin City
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Find Hydroponic Gardening Supplies In Martin City

The Sharper Edge has been installing concrete landscape edging in Kansas City for more than 18 years but most people don’t realize they can also supply you with all of your organic and hydroponic gardening needs. They now carry Hydroponic equipment, nutrients, soils, and lighting so your tomatoes can grow sooner, bigger, and year round!...

Small Business Saturday Is November 29th!
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Small Business Saturday Is November 29th!

What is Small Business Saturday? It’s the one day each year when individuals are encouraged to shop local to support small business owners. American Express founded Small Business Saturday in 2010 to help businesses with their most pressing need — more customers walking through their doors.  Black Friday and the day after Thanksgiving typically cater...

Reno’s Powersports Plans to Expand…. Again!
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Reno’s Powersports Plans to Expand…. Again!

Fifteen years ago, Steve Okenfuss opened a motorcycle shop in a dilapidated building near 135th Street and Holmes Road in Martin City, Missouri. Today, Reno’s Powersports is growing so fast that Okenfuss said he needs to expand the facility for the third time. “When we built our first warehouse in 2008, we anticipated the need for...

Holiday Open Houses Are Back In Season!
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Holiday Open Houses Are Back In Season!

Please join the Martin City Community Improvement District and the Martin City Business And Community Association as we kick off the holiday shopping season in Martin City! Two of our long-time businesses, Rooms That Bloom and Sidelines Custom Floral, are hosting open houses on Saturday, November 5th. Holiday Open House Hosts: Rooms That Bloom Rooms...

Reno’s Powersports Hosts Demos For Motorcyle Enthusiasts
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Reno’s Powersports Hosts Demos For Motorcyle Enthusiasts

Imagine the exhilaration of flying down a wide-open road, crisp wind rushing past you, and the adrenaline-fueled rush of becoming one with the surroundings. That’s what you can experience at Reno’s Powersports in Martin City, MO. Owner Steve “SteveO” Okenfuss began his career in the banking and automobile industries. In 2000, he knew he wanted to...

Rob Sight Ford Defines Perseverance
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Rob Sight Ford Defines Perseverance

Perseverance is important for any business owner. Just ask Rob Sight, owner of Rob Sight Ford in Martin City, MO. “The last 10 years have been tough,” says Sight. “We’ve been doing everything we can to keep building the business.” Sight is a third generation family member to work in the automobile industry in Kansas...