Cardinal Fitness centers have been renamed Charter Fitness, and the gym at 17200 S. Oak Park Ave. in Tinley Park will be moving soon to new digs in the village, at 16010 S. Harlem Ave.
The conversion from Cardinal Fitness to Charter Fitness began Sept. 1 and is happening at all 10 Southland locations.
The company said the changeover will not affect memberships, but members will be offered a wider range of services, such as personal trainers.
Also moving is the Charter Fitness in Olympia Fields. Other fitness centers in the chain can be found in Orland Park, Frankfort, Mokena, Oak Lawn, Palos Heights, Homer Glen, Lockport, Lemont, Bridgeview and two in New Lenox.
For information, visit Charter Fitness online.
Bayberry Pantry Open Again
The Bayberry Pantry convenience store at 171st Street and 80th Avenue in Tinley Park is open again. Hours are 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays, and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sundays.
Rhinolinings Moves in Orland Park
Rhinolinings of Orland Park moved recently into new digs at 15638 S. 70th Court in Orland Park. Owner Dave Ehlers said the company has been selling bedliners and other truck accessories for the past 17 years. His co-owner is Ray Holzinger.
Hours are 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays.
For information, call 708-448-1716.
Shoe Store to Stay in Orland Park
on the site of a former Shell gas station and convenience store.
No timeline has been laid out for the development, which will be known as Miroballi Plaza.
Miroballi Shoes has been open in Orland Park since 1976.
Visitors Bureau Gets New PR Manager
The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau announced that Scott Bort, of Griffith, Ind., is the new public relations manager for the CVB. He replaces Bob Lukens who is leaving to become community development director for Muskegon County, Mich.
Bort is a native of Oak Lawn. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005.
The Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official destination marketing organization for Chicago’s 61 south and southwest suburbs. For information, contact Bort at 708-895-8200 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Massage Envy Hosts Business After Hours
Massage Envy is hosting a Business After Hours event from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27, at 7246 W. 191st St. in Tinley Park. There will be appetizers, refreshments and free chair massages. RSVP to the Tinley Chamber at email@example.com or call 708-532-5700.
If you see a new business in town or wonder what happened to an old favorite, drop me a line at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also catch up on Comings & Goings in other parts of the Southland at www.southlandbusinessnews.blogspot.com.