This is a strip of shops built next to the Knollwood Target. Developed and owned by Minneapolis and Hibbing-based Ryan Construction, James R. Ryan Vice President.  Construction began in November 1976.  In March 1977 it was projected to have a total of 55,000 square feet and cost more than $1.5 million.  The property was built in phases:  the first phase had 23,500 square feet with seven or more specialty shops.

The following is a very incomplete list of stores:

Adidas World of Sports:  1977

Applebaum’s Grocery Store:  Grand Opening June 1977 – 1981.  Moved from inside Target.  Also one at Westwood Shopping Center.

Cafe Sabra – food from Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, Israel.  Opened December 1977.

Macho, Inc.:  1977-78.  Jeans and casual fashions for guys and gals.

Park Music:  Opened March 1977.  Immediately next to Target.

Plants Plus:  1979-80

Robin’s Hallmark Shop:  Grand Opening November 14-19, 1977.

Schultz Optical:  1977

Sound of Music:  1977

Stripes Inc.:  July 1980

Super-Natural Health Food:  1981

World of Sport:  1978-79