I think we need to celebrate the re-opening of Pop's instead of publishing the incessant complaining of this venture by Maria Thompson.
Rather than opening yet another $.99 store or Chinese takeout and nail salon, the owners have chosen to open a multicultural establishment in a newly renovated store front.
Ms. Thompson should realize that her resistance to reopening this restaurant is thwarting Woodhaven from moving forward in a direction that improves our quality of life.
Jamaica Avenue is in jeopardy of looking uninviting and unappealing to shoppers and residents alike if investors are discouraged from thinking outside the box.
If we want our neighborhood to thrive, we should applaud those who invest here.