Whole Foods management is telling employees at its Greenville Avenue store that the new Lakewood location at Abrams and Gaston could open as soon as March 5. If true, that’s much earlier than predicted last fall, when Whole Foods started renovating the old Minyards.

Ordinary, you could keep tabs on the construction work on our Whole Foods webcam. But we’re renovating the Advocate offices, and the construction means we won’t have the webcam online again until Jan. 1.

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