Canton Main Street is pleased to announce The Sweet Shoppe as the October Spotlight of the Month! The Sweet Shoppe is located at 8 N. Main St., and has been satisfying peoples sweet tooth for 25 years!

The Sweet Shoppe, is locally owned and operated by Alice Herrick. Alice opened the store's doors in May of 1996. Many local persons know of The Sweet Shoppes historic building as once being the old Lewis Pharmacy. 

Alice has been married to her husband Ken coming up on 38yrs. Along with Ken, she operates the shop with other family members and some very dear friends.

The Sweet Shoppe offers a full assortment of chocolates, homemade ice cream, and caramel corn made in house. Alice also bakes pies, cookies, cinnamon rolls, and other delicious pastries. The Sweet Shoppe is also home to an Old-Fashioned Soda Fountain and bar where old-fashioned soda, ice cream, ice cream floats and sweet treats can be enjoyed! In the Fall, they have a special home-made caramel sauce that is used on their
ever so popular caramel apples. Then for the Christmas holiday season, they have homemade divinity and peanut brittle along with many other Winter themed items.

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Along with their delicious homemade treats The Sweet Shoppe offers lots of other items for purchase. Antiques, gift cards, collectables, games and puzzles are just a few of the large variety of unique items for sale.

The Sweet Shoppe is OPEN: Tues-Fri 11a-5p and Sat 11a-2p. They are Closed on Sunday and Monday. They can be reached at 309-647-7320. Follow them on Facebook @thesweetshoppecantonil.

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