When I saw bodies moving about inside Potbelly at 9:30PM on Friday night, I assumed the place had opened. It's appeared ready to go for days.
Alas! Don't be fooled like I was. Friday night activity does not equal open.
Potbelly opens tomorrow, Monday, April 7.
Elsewhere in our ever more bustling slice of metropolis, Staples put some signs up, though they still lack shelves. Word is they won't open until May or June.
D'Vines, sadly, is still sitting there, ready to go, without a single bottle of wine to show for it.
Radio Shack looks promising and may open soon, though paper still covers the windows.
And today, Best Buy lacked the Target traffic. The line was non-existent when I checked out, but the store is quite fabulous. Here is a peek inside in case you haven't been: