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New businesses march into Tigard and Beaverton in March

Business was on the march during March, and the Times wants to tell you about it.

Several new businesses recently joined the local marketplace, and you can read about each, in brief, below.

To see your new business featured in a future edition of the Times, send your new business information to editor Miles Vance at mvance@commnewspapers.com, or link to the Business Announcements form found on the Contact Us tab at the Times website.

Casa Lola Kitchen de Mexico

Where: 16305 S.W. Barrows Road, TigardCasa Lola

About: Casa Lola Kitchen de Mexico aims to show its customers the true flavors of Mexico and the extensive range of Mexican cuisine.

Quote: "We've brought our favorite recipes to (Tigard), recipes like Chicken Pipian, a sauce made with pumpkin seeds, or Albondigas which are like meatballs,” said owner Carlos Cortes. “You can even try grilled cactus in our Ensalada de Nopales. Everything we make, we make from scratch."

Web: facebook.com/casalolapdx and casalolapdx.com/

Contact: 503-567-8131

New Balance

Where: 7385 S.W. Bridgeport Rd., TigardNew Balance

About: Global athletic leader New Balance will offer local residents a place to explore the latest New Balance merchandise and experience a community of passionate running and fitness enthusiasts.

Quote: “We are thrilled to have the reenergized store open at Bridgeport Village,” said Fred Bruning, CEO of CenterCal Properties, which owns Bridgeport Village. “We are proud of the collection of fitness shopping options that we now offer.”

Web: NewBalancePortland.com

Contact: 503-808-9400

FIT Academy

Where: 9140 S.W. Hall Blvd., BeavertonFIT Academy

About: FIT Academy offers an innovative blend of friendly support and engaging state of the art equipment, offering a quality option between mega gyms and low-price options, as well as innovative group specialty classes (Cycle, Yoga, Barre, TEAM Training).

Quote: “I don’t want people to simply exercise for the physical benefits. I want people to feel connected, accomplished mentally, emotionally and spiritually,” said owner Jared Cogswell. “That’s our job from the service desk to the fitness coach … educate, motivate and inspire.”

Web: fitacademyinc.com

Contact: 971-371-3666

Orangetheory Fitness

Where: 12268 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, TigardOrangetheory Fitness

About: Orangetheory Fitness uses the science of Heart-Rate Based Treadmill Interval Training, the efficiency of Indoor Rowing for increased power and the proven concept of Weight Training Blocks to create a fast-paced workout in a group setting.

Quote: “My husband and I initially got hooked on the workout because of the camaraderie and support you get from group fitness sessions, and we’re extremely excited to bring this studio to Tigard,” said co-owner Heather Klemm.

Web: orangetheory.com and facebook.com/orangetheoryfitnesstigard

Contact: 503-782-4888


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