Apr. 13—Ike Bubna is hoping to cultivate a sense of community through New Love Coffee, a coffee roasting business and cafe in Liberty Lake.
Bubna, the commercial leasing manager for Greenstone Corp., opened the shop in February in the company’s River District Welcome Center, 21802 E. Indiana Ave., Suite 102.
The building is also home to Greenstone’s leasing and sales office, Spokane Business Attorneys, Maverick’s Mens Hair, Lake Lashes LLC and 3 Ninjas Curbside and Catering.
Since opening, New Love Coffee has drawn a considerable amount of foot traffic from pedestrians walking on the nearby Centennial Trail and residents from the Trutina at River District community, Bubna said.
“We are already optimistic about what we are seeing out here,” he said. “As the Maverick’s barber shop continues to grow, it’s pretty regular that someone will come over with a fresh haircut and get coffee … We are even getting people who will come over from the south side of Liberty Lake to meet…