Bringing new life to Main Street

Courtesy photo This is a photo of the building for BloomingGayles Flowers & Gifts at 175 W. Main St., from 1910. It shows Main Street as a dirt road with men and children hanging out on the front porch and a horse tied up to a fence nearby.

FARMINGTON -- The new floral shop at 175 W. Main St., in Farmington is located in a building that is more than 113 years old, according to Dee Ness, who served on the Farmington Historical Preservation Committee.