UPLAND -- T.J. Maxx, the first store to open in Upland's expanded Colonies Crossroads center, will hold its store opening on March 3.

The 26,000-square-foot store, on Campus Avenue at 19th Street, will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the opener. Reusable bags will be given to the first 1,000 customers.

T.J. Maxx adds about 60 full and part-time jobs to the area.

Nordstrom Rack will open at Colonies Crossroads on March 14, according to the company's website.

Among other stores soon to open at the expanded center are Toys R Us and Babies R Us.