The couple said they hope to pass the business on to their five children.
“We chose the location in hopes that the youth of Middletown will have a safe and non-troublesome place to have fun,” Brandi Cantrell told this news outlet.
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Cool Comics & Collectibles is planning a partnership with Grandpa Joe’s Candy Shop, which is located across the street at 1212 Central Ave.
Customers who bring a receipt from Cool Comics to Grandpa Joe’s will get a free piece of candy. Customers who bring a receipt from that store to Cool Comics will get a free comic book.
Hours of operation are expected to be 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday to Saturday.