Ambeli Greek Taverna is now open at 39 Elm St. They offer delicious, authentic Greek cuisine. 908.228.3983. www.ambeligreek.com
Little Nest Portraits is now open at 109 Quimby Street. Beginning June 1, they have a Grand Opening offer: they are giving away 250 $100 gift cards to be used toward digital images, prints or wall art. Stop by the studio to pick one up! Join them on June 24 for their Grand Opening celebration. www.westfield.littlenestphoto.com
Westfield Tailors relocated from North Ave. E. to 129 Elm St. and is now open. Francolino Clothiers previously occupied the location for over 34 years until illness forced their recent retirement. Coincidentally, tailoring has existed in that location over 60 years, and the original tailor business was named Westfield Tailors. 908.654.8934. www.Westfieldtailors.net
Atlantic Health will be occupying the former Morgan Stanley location opposite the post office at 138 Central Ave. Details to follow.
Boxwood Coffee Roastery is coming soon to 143 E. Broad St. (in the location formerly Panera). Boxwood Coffee is a family run coffee shop and roaster based in Summit, NJ established in 2014 by husband and wife team Stephen and Erin Bellamy.
Columbia Bank is coming soon to 251 North Ave. W. in the former location of MotoPhoto.
Farinolio, a Tuscan Bakery-Café, will open its doors at 121 E. Broad St. very soon. Its three founder's vision is to offer Farinolio's guests a complete sensory experience through a balanced mix of simple Northern Italian décor, authentic products and the human touch of "foodies serving other foodies". Flour, extra virgin olive oil, cheeses and meats will come directly from carefully selected partners in Tuscany and other Italian regions, as well as from local farms and businesses in New Jersey. www.farinolio.com
Read the article "A Taste of Tuscany is Coming to Westfield: www.tipsfromtown.com/a-taste-of-tuscany-is-coming-to-westfield
J. McLaughlin, a classic family clothing retailer, will be opening their 136thstore at 44 Elm St.in the Westfield 'Flatiron' building that is being historically restored. They are planning for occupancy in August. This great America clothier (with their first store in Manhattan and their factory and headquarters in Greenpoint Brooklyn) is known for classic yet current styles, both traditional and innovative. They offer quality silks, sporty cottons and cashmeres alongside tongue-in-chic martini-glass embroidered Bermudas and other items in cheeky prints. www.jmclaughlin.com
Signature Realty will open at 236 Elmer St. at corner of North Ave. E. (near Jay's Cycle Center). The Planning Board approved their office plan in early December 2017 and construction has begun. www.signaturerealtynj.com
Spencer Savings Bank is coming to 240 North Ave. W. (in the former location of Citibank). Spencer Savings Bank, a community bank headquartered in Elmwood Park, N.J., has selected Westfield, N.J. as the site for its new, technologically advanced "Financial Center", a unique combination of a banking center and loan production office. Read more.