# Oakleaf plantation
New breakfast restaurant moving into Jacksonville’s OakLeaf Town Center
Keke’s Breakfast Cafe will be moving into the retail space that once housed Panera Bread in the OakLeaf Town Center. Panera Bread has already moved into its new restaurant space in the town center near Jimmy Hula’s.
UPDATE: New ‘family friendly’ sports bar opening in Clay County in mid-August
Players Grille will move into the old NYC Meatballs & Pizzeria location in the Oakleaf Commons Shopping Center. The restaurant contacted NewsBreak on Wednesday to announce a projected mid-August opening.
Jacksonville business news: Sephora shop grand opening date in Oakleaf Town Center announced
Sephora will be opening in the Kohl's Orange Park West store in Oakleaf Town Center on Aug. 2. The Kohl’s store is currently being remodeled to add a 2,500-square-foot Sephora shop.
New Hobby Lobby set to open in Oakleaf Plantation shopping center
A new Hobby Lobby is opening in Oakleaf Plantation on Friday. The over 44,000-square-foot craft store occupies what was previously AC Moore, OfficeMax and Lifeway. The new store’s creation was projected to cost $18.9 million, the Florida-Times Union reported. The store sits beside a Super Target in the Oakleaf Town Center.
New Wingstop opens in Oakleaf Plantation shopping center
A new Wingstop restaurant opened Tuesday in the Oakleaf Plaza shopping center at 9660 Argyle Forest Blvd. in Oakleaf Plantation. The 1,025-square-foot shop is located between the Starbucks and Firehouse Subs restaurant.
Clay County restaurant closes as residents complain about lack of dining options
NYC Meatballs & Pizzeria in the Oakleaf Commons Shopping Center has closed. That leaves one less sit-down dining option for residents in the sprawling Oakleaf Plantation area that straddles the border of Clay and Duval counties. Residents frequently complain on social media about their lack of options for dining out beyond the large number of fast-food restaurants that fill the area’s shopping centers.
OakLeaf Plantation getting new free-standing Panera Bread
The Panera Bread in OakLeaf Town Center will be replaced by a new free-standing restaurant that will provide drive-thru service. Ferber Company has announced its acquisition of a 1.54 acre parcel in OakLeaf Town Center in the OakLeaf Plantation neighborhood to house the restaurant.
Plans for Walmart Supercenter in Oakleaf Plantation area moving forward
A proposed Walmart Supercenter in the Oakleaf Plantation area has taken another step forward after the St. Johns River Water Management District reviewed the company’s plans.
Crumbl Cookies confirms opening date of Oakleaf Plantation store
Crumbl Cookies will open its gourmet cookie store in Oakleaf Plantation next month, according to a company spokesperson. The cookie store and ice cream shop, which opened its first store in Utah in 2017, plans a soft opening on Thursday, Aug. 4 and a grand opening on Friday, Aug. 5. The store will be located in the Oakleaf Plantation Center on Argyle Forest Boulevard, which is anchored by a Publix grocery.
Shooting at Wawa in Oakleaf earlier today, Middleburg, FL
Heavy police presence at Wawa in Oakleaf this evening as reports of multiple shots fired in the area of Wawa. This store is located at 8251 Old Middleburg Rd. Everyone should avoid the area as investigations are on going. Many officers are reportedly actively in the neighborhoods surrounding the area.