Ribbon cutting Friday

A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place at noon Friday at one of the city’s newest businesses.

Mall movement

Ross Dress for Less coming soon sign in the Mid Valley Mall has shoppers excited.

Goodwill offers resume help

Employment specialist Adrian Galvez is available to help area job searchers at the Community Library, 621 Grant Ave., each Monday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Costco job fair scheduled

A job fair for Costco customer service representatives will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Sunnyside Work Source, 1925 Morgan Road.

Herb’s host chamber event

The monthly Chamber after hours social will take place at Herb’s Bar and Grill, 132 Division St. at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.

Wet spring delays cherry harvest

Cherry-laden farm trucks usually begin rolling into Chukar Cherries headquarters in early June.

Match short- and long-term goals with the right investments

Not all investments are created equal. Some are better suited for short-term goals, while others can help you build resources for objectives far in the future.

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It’s true: Standard Paint is expanding

Paint store to more than double in size

Standard Paint and Flooring has purchased the former Nobles Furniture and Flooring Store building at 717 E. Yakima Valley Highway, Yakima Store officials said.

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WorkSource undergoes face lift

In just under two months, the local Department of Employment Securities’ WorkSource office has undergone a sizable remodel.

Investment supports wine industry

Uncrating and installation of a new HP digital press began Monday at the Columbia Label production facility.

State seeks business nominees

The office of the Secretary of State is accepting nominations for the Corporations for Communities award.

Report: Cleaner Columbia could boost economy

A cleaner Columbia River could unlock more economic potential for the Pacific Northwest, according to a new report.

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Business around town

Two businesses close; two open

Word started spreading last month that the Nobles Furniture and Floor Coverings building at 717 Yakima Valley had been sold.

Time to be ‘wattsmart’

Pacific Power’s wattsmart starter kit is now free to qualified customers in Washington.

Gas prices climbing

Average retail gasoline prices in Washington have risen 1.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.78 per gallon according to a survey taken Monday.