Dee Cook Carlson is the owner of The Corner Store. Dee began the original The Corner Store in La Jolla and enjoyed serving that community for 11 years. During that time, The Corner Store won numerous customer "Best of La Jolla" awards in the antiques and/or furniture categories.
In 2005, Dee opened an additional The Corner Store in El Cajon, which continued to please East County customers for many years.
Ten years ago The Corner Store operated solely in Ocean Beach on Newport Avenue.
March 3, 2021, The Corner Store moved from Ocean Beach to 8360 La Mesa Boulevard Mesa.