New contribution limits make 401(k) plans even more attractive

If you are interested in saving for retirement, here’s some good news: For 2015, the IRS has raised the maximum contribution limits for 401(k) plans from $17,500 to $18,000.

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New owner ready to give Sunnyside residents their daily coffee buzz

Fresh from Heritage University with a Bachelor of Arts in business administration, Samantha Zamora is already putting her skills to work as the new owner of the Daily Buzz in downtown Sunnyside.

Apps to keep New Year’s resolutions on track

With 2015 quickly approaching, people are starting to set goals to improve their health, get organized and save more money in the coming year.

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Mexican cuisine available at South 13th Street café

Since taking over the café at 303 S. 13th Street, Sunnyside’s Miriam Navarro has worked to put her stamp on the Tacos La Herradura menu.

Beck promoted at credit union

The Sunnyside-based Lower Valley Credit Union (LVCU) has promoted Josh Beck to the position of executive vice president and chief financial officer.

Consider these financial New Year’s resolutions

Now that 2015 is upon us, you may be thinking about making some New Year’s resolutions.

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Family-owned business three generations strong

Mary Lee Robinson and her late husband, Jack, opened a state-contracted licensing agency in downtown Sunnyside back in 1977.

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Cheerful good-bye

Dr. Gary Martin (above) holds his grandson Tanner at an open house held in Martin’s honor last night.

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Longtime family dentist ready for retirement

A career dedicated to caring for the dental health of nearly three generations of Sunnyside families, Dr. Gary Martin is stepping away from his examining chair to see what retired life will bring.

Time for a family meeting to discuss financial preparations?

During the holiday season, you no doubt have a lot going on in your life — work functions, gatherings with friends and neighbors, tracking down the elusive “perfect gift,” etc. But you may find it valuable to add one more event to your calendar: a family meeting to discuss those financial preparations that affect you and your loved ones.

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Longtime business owner to retire Dec. 31

He’s owned several businesses in Sunnyside, including School Spirit on East Edison Avenue, with a single-minded passion to serve the community.

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Restaurante La Mira now open downtown

The Sunnyside Lighted Farm Implement Parade was the perfect time for Sunnyside’s newest restaurateurs Teodoro Reyna and Trini Madrigal to open their business in the 600 block of East Edison Avenue.

Seek to balance ‘risk tolerance’ and ‘required risk’

Like everyone else, you have financial goals.

Client relationship expert joins Pacific Alliance Title

YAKIMA – Pacific Alliance Title, which maintains an office in Sunnyside, has added Meloney Rosen to its marketing team.

IRS advice is to keep track of charitable donations

It’s that time of year when the call to be generous tugs at a person’s purse strings.