Bakery to open in Jetton III

The Baker's Joint bakery and café is set to open by month's end in Jetton Village III retail center off West Catawba Avenue and Jetton Road.

Owner Rochelle Courey, originally from Cleveland, Ohio, is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University.

She and her assistant, Rene Piechnik, will offer Illy brand coffees and teas along with classic pastries, custom cakes and cupcakes and Mediterranean delicacies.

Everything from muffins and biscuits to Pop Tarts and sticky buns will be served daily. Peninsula China Bistro adding sushi bar

Peninsula China Bistro in Jetton Village III plans to reopen soon with the addition of a sushi bar and a new menu, said Jamie Sherrill of Newport Properties, which markets the retail center.

The new menu will include various styles of sushi and hibachi, she said. The restaurant is also developing a new website, Sherrill said.