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Haley's Comet, Fino Furniture, D's Cajun Spot and Hermes Creative Awards

Fino Furniture offers a wide variety of furniture in modern, chic, urban, cottage, country and contemporary styles.
 Photo courtesy Fino Furniture

Fino Furniture offers a wide variety of furniture in modern, chic, urban, cottage, country and contemporary styles.
 Photo courtesy Fino Furniture

— Jackson resident Tony Fino, owner of Fino Furniture, opened a second store location at 1063 County Line Road on May 7 and will celebrate with a grand opening Wednesday, June 1.

Fino Furniture, which also has a location inside Northpark Mall (1200 E. County Line Road), offers a wide variety of furniture in modern, chic, urban, cottage, country and contemporary styles.


The new store is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. For more information, call 769-218-5201.


D's Cajun Spot Opens in Ridgeland

David Tran opened his new Cajun restaurant, D's Cajun Spot (6547 Old Canton Rd, Ridgeland), on May 7. Jessica Furches serves as the executive chef and has extensive experience with seafood and Cajun cuisine from her stints working in the kitchens of other popular Jackson restaurants, such as Char Restaurant, Table 100, Walker's Drive-in and the now-closed The Islander Seafood and Oyster House in Maywood Mart.

The menu at D's Cajun Spot includes items such as homemade gumbo, red beans and rice, New Orleans-style po'boys on Gambino bread, chicken pasta with Cajun cream sauce, and specialty crawfish boiled and tossed in a mild or spicy seasoning. The crawfish is available in juicy Cajun, Louisiana style, garlic butter or lemon pepper.

D's Cajun Spot also has seafood options such as blue crab, king crab, snow crab, shrimp and seafood pasta. The restaurant has $8 beer-bucket specials on Mondays and Tuesdays and 50-cent oysters on the half shell on Wednesdays.

D's Cajun Spot is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The menu is available on its Facebook page, facebook.com/cajunspotridgeland. For more information, call 769-447-5666.

Cirlot Agency Presents 2016 Hermes Creative Awards

This year, the Hermes Creative Awards, an international competition for creative professionals in the fields of concept, writing and design for public-relations and advertising programs, recognized 12 Mississippi clients of The Cirlot Agency, an advertising, public-relations and integrated-communication company with offices in Jackson and Washington, D.C.

The competition selects winners in 195 categories, including print media, public relations and communication, electronic media, social media, interactive media and pro-bono work. There were more than 6,000 entries from the U.S. and other countries this year.

The Cirlot Agency's award winners include Sam Adcock, who won a platinum award for Best Video or Television Ad; Sanderson Farms, which won a platinum award for Best Strategic Program or Special Event for "An Event Worth Crowing About"; and St. Dominic Hospital, which won gold awards for Best Website Element and Best Website Overall. Secretary of State Delbert Hosemann also received an honorable mention in the website-design category for his office's "Y'all Business" website.

See all the winners of the 2016 Hermes Creative Awards on The Cirlot Agency's website. For information call 800-356-8169.

Business Spotlight: Haley's Comet (209 Commerce St.)

Haley Fisher opened her new Jackson night club, Haley's Comet, on March 19 in the former location of Club Fire. After purchasing the building, Fisher completely remodeled the interior of the club, making new additions such as an octagonal bar in the center of the building with a DJ booth set on a raised platform above, six new pool tables, a large stage in the back and concrete floors in favor of the original wood floor. The building can fit up to 600 people, and while the club's bar only serves beer for now, Fisher plans to obtain a liquor license for the club in a few months.



Haley's Comet is open 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Haley's Comet features deejays every Friday and live music every Saturday. For more information, call 985-507-4606 or email management@haleyscometvenue.com.


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