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What’s Brewing? will take place on Wednesday, March 20, from 7 to 8 a.m., at Meadow Lakes Restaurant. This week’s speaker will be Dean Noyes, school bond PAC chairman, who will be discussing “The School Bond Measure 7-61 – What, When, “Where, Why Now?”
Prineville Perk will be held on Friday, March 22 from 8 to 8:30 a.m., at the COCC Crook County Open Campus Building, 510 S.E. Lynn Blvd. Don’t forget your business cards! For more information or to see how you can host an upcoming Prineville Perk, contact the Prineville-Crook County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center at 541-447-6304.
Business After Hours will be held at the Hanes Wellness building on Thursday, March 21, at 5:30 p.m., and includes the following businesses: Hanes Chiropractic Wellness Center, Prineville Hospital Foundation, Western Title and Escrow, Cascade Country Consultants, and Pat Lenahan-Edward Jones.
The Rotary Club of Crook County and Horizon Broadcasting will be hosting their annual Dollars for Scholars Radiothon on Monday, April 1. This is the annual fundraiser to benefit Crook County High School graduates in their pursuit of a higher education. You can tune in at 690 AM and 96.9 FM KRCO, who contributes the airtime for the Radiothon. Jim Schoebel, Dave Clemens, local Rotary Club of Crook County members, and a few surprise guests will the on-air personalities for the day.
The event runs from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., and broadcasts live from the Bowman Museum Building, where they will be playing song requests and reading local businesses’ advertisements who have contributed to the Rotary Scholarship Fund.
To purchase a business ad or request a song (remember its April Fools, so have fun!), contact your favorite Crook County Rotary member. Their website is www.crookcountyrotary.com, and their Facebook page is at www.facebook.com/Crook.County.Rotary
To reach Rotary President Craig Hunt, Bank of the Cascades Branch Manager, call 541-447-6242.
Patsy Owens of RE/MAX Out West Realty, who has worked in real estate for more than 28 years, was recently awarded with the honor of qualifying for the RE/MAX 100% Club Award for 2012. This award honors agents who have successfully earned at least $100,000 commissions in 2012. Only 18 percent of all RE/MAX affiliates earned this prestigious award.
“Patsy has been an integral member of our team and is more than deserving of this very prestigious award,” said Rachel Rhoden and Leslie Beard, Owners of RE/MAX Out West Realty. “Winning this award is a tremendous accomplishment. Patsy continues to raise the bar in real estate, making us, and this community proud.”
You can contact a local RE/MAX agent at 541-447-8993, or stop by and visit with them at their office located at 298 N.W. Harwood St.
Goodwill will be having a grand opening on March 28, at their new store, located at 2067 N. Highway 97, “Goodwill Industries of the Columbia Willamette is eager to expand its involvement in Central Oregon,” says Goodwill C.E.O. Michael Miller.
The new facility will include a Job Connection office for community members looking for free job services. The facility will be barrier-free, clean, bright, and modern. To serve customers better, the new, larger building will be purposely designed for an effective donation and shopping experience and be a model of accessibility. The new facility will create 10 to 15 new Goodwill positions, and persons interested in applying may pick up a job application at the store or go to www.meetgoodwill.org and click on “find a job.”
When a donation is sold 94 cents of every retail dollar provides vocational opportunities — including jobs, vocational training, and job-placement services — to people with barriers to employment. Last year, GICW provided services to more than 40,000 individuals in the Pacific Northwest with barriers to employment.
Rimrock Health Alliance, Inc. is celebrating three years this month. They can be reached at 541-233-0706.
Clothesline, located at 127 N.W. Third St., is celebrating their fourth anniversary this month. They can be reached at 541-416-0174.
Riches and Rags, LLC, located at 341 N. Main St., is celebrating their fifth anniversary this month. They can be reached at 541-447-1003.
Wendy Pangle and Sheryl Rhoden at Evergreen Home Loans is celebrating their sixth anniversary this month. They are located at 220 N.W. Meadow Lakes Drive, and can be reached at 541-416-7480.
Roberto Toledo at Toledo Landscape Maintenance, is celebrating his eighth business anniversary this month. He can be reached at 541-771-0765.
Third Street Floor Coverings is celebrating their ninth-year anniversary this month. They are located at 225 N.E. Third St., and can be reached at 541-447-5112.
This column was written by the Central Oregonian’s general manager Teresa Tooley. If you have something that you would like to have included in the Central Oregonian’s business briefs, e-mail it to email@example.com