A new downtown business will open its doors this week. Uptown Gear, a subsidiary of MidWest Gloves & Gear of Chillicothe, will officially open for business on Thursday, April 4, on the east side of the Chillicothe square, 617 Locust.
The business, which will donate all profits to Main Street Chillicothe organization, will offer a variety of products falling under many different categories. With spring finally arriving, the store will be filled with everything you need for the garden and Mother's Day including a large selection of garden gloves and gear. The garden gloves range in variety from leathers, fabrics, gripping gloves and professional gardening gloves. Uptown Gear will also supply a large range of garden accessories including many shapes and sizes of kneeling pads, knee pads, hats, visors, garden tools, totes and much more. The store will also carry a line of environmentally-friendly gloves and gear, as well as a full line of products with proceeds going to cancer research.