BY VON LOZON
It took Phil Barraco three years to open his own nature shop Downriver. He certainly didn’t want or expect this endeavor to take three years, but now everything has come to fruition and he can’t stop smiling while he’s on the ride of his life.
Barraco, a Southgate native and the owner of Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop, located at 19093 West Road in Woodhaven, opened the doors to his new business on Friday, Oct. 20. A grand opening was also held from Nov. 3-5. The store sells a variety of bird products, including bird seeds, bird baths, bird houses and other products to attract birds to your backyard. [Read more…]