They don't build them like this anymore-at least not since 1851. That's when the Marilla Country Store opened. Sandy Grunzweig's Mom and Dad purchased the place in the 1970's. Sandy and her husband Paul took over the operation 17 years ago. According to Sandy, the store has quite a story "for a hundred and sixty-six years this business has been in continuous operation, never been closed, never been anything but a store."