Ice cream shop's 'humble' opening draws a crowd Saturday
November 7, 2018
Henry and Mollie Wolthuis held a "humble grand opening" Saturday morning, Nov. 3, for their new Fire Haus Ice Cream Shop.
The business brings Henry Wolthuis, a retired dentist who operated his office for 45 years in Sweet Home, back to his roots in the dairy industry.
The business, located at 1030 Long St., across from the Fire Hall, is an unusual pairing of business ideas: laundry and ice cream. The Wolthuis family removed five machines but kept open the laundromat that had been in the building, while the Fair Share Gleaners rent the back part of the building.
Fire Haus opened with eigh...