Carmel’s Monon Square shopping center is being demolished. Here’s why

Demolition began last week on the Monon Square shopping center on Range Line Road in Carmel, which is designated for a future city redevelopment project. 

The older shopping mall just off the Monon trail was home to restaurants and stores such as Union Brewing Company and Jamaican Reggae Grill

 

Another blow to the Union Square shopping area, The Container Store

One of San Francisco’s busiest shopping areas is losing another big retailer. The Container Store is moving away from its 20-year home to another shopping center about a mile and a half away. The San Francisco Business Times reports that The Container Store, which utilizes a two-story, 30,000-square-foot space at