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Walgreens coming to Sunnyside in 2016

This community is getting a Walgreens.

Beware of scary inhabitants of the investment world

In just a few days, witches, zombies and vampires will be converging on your house, asking for candy. As is the case every Halloween, you’ll likely be merely amused over the sight of these costumed characters.

WorkSource’s new life skills training to prepare low-income residents for work

For many Washington residents, moving out of poverty to self-sufficiency is especially challenging. Washington WorkSource centers are participating in a new pilot project to ease that transition.

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Study touts valley grape contributions

The Yakima Valley is often referred to as the backbone of the Washington state wine industry.

When investing, put time on your side

Now that we’re well into autumn, the days are getting noticeably shorter. The change in seasons reminds us that time is passing – and it’s important to use that time wisely. When used well, in fact, time can be your greatest gift in many walks of life – and that’s certainly true when you invest.

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Credit union week

Phil Robillard serves a hot dog to a young customer at Lower Valley Credit Union last Thursday as part of the organization’s celebration of credit union week.

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Sunnyside Rite Aid now a Wellness Store

A recently completed remodel at Sunnyside’s Rite Aid store has customers and staff smiling. “It’s a great new look,” said Store Manager Terry Smith, who oversaw the updates.

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Finance director farewell

Sunnyside City Finance Director David Layden chats with Municipal Court Administrator Debbie Mendoza at a reception held in his honor last Friday.

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Gjovaag leads DSN’s list of seven award winners

Ad design, photography and special section content were highlighted in seven awards earned by the Daily Sun News in this year’s Better Newspaper Contest. The results were announced last Friday by the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association.

Van Wingerden hired by local law firm

Halverson Northwest Law Group recently announced that Juliana M. Van Wingerden is joining the company’s Sunnyside office as an associate attorney.

Will you be ready for retirement?

National Save for Retirement Week is observed Oct. 18 – 24 this year. And this week has some weight behind it, as it is recognized by the U.S. Senate for its importance in encouraging Americans to prepare themselves financially for retirement. Are you doing all you can?

Under new ownership

New signs went up last Friday announcing the Sunnyside American West Bank branch on Yakima Valley Highway is now a part of the Banner Bank network of financial institutions.

Avoid emotional investment decisions

What’s the biggest obstacle to your ability to invest successfully?

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New lunch place open

Holy Pies is now open in Sunnyside, on South First Street near the freeway on-ramp.

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Shopko Homestore offers different options to Lower Valley residents

Residents in the Lower Yakima Valley no longer need travel to Yakima or the Tri-Cities to do their shopping at Shopko.