Networking — June 2016

Ashby recognized The American Institute of Family Law Attorneys named Scott T. Ashby, of Ashby Law in Kennewick, one of Washington’s 10 best family law attorneys for client satisfaction. AIOFLA is a third-party attorney rating organization that chooses attorneys based on client and/or peer nominations, research and independent evaluations. Selection criteria focus on attorneys who […]

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New Businesses — June 2016

NEW BUSINESSES Artfetti Cakes has opened at 1360 N. Louisiana St., Suite F, Kennewick. The shop sells custom cakes, macaroons, cupcakes and other sweets. The hours are 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 pm.-7 p.m. Sundays. For more information call 509-579-0325 or find the business on Facebook. Atomic City Thrift has opened at […]

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Lamb Weston

ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston to expand Richland operations

Lamb Weston is adding a new $200 million French fry processing line at its Richland processing center. The new line is expected to create 128 new full-time positions. According to a press release from ConAgra Foods, worldwide demand for frozen French fries continues to increase and it is predicted the demand for frozen potato products […]

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Research helps growers conserve water, improve white wines

In arid Eastern Washington where most of the state’s wine grapes grow, efficient irrigation is the name of the game. Yet little research has been done to determine the best irrigation strategies for white wine grapes. Washington State University viticulturists Yun Zhang and Markus Keller are discovering promising ways to conserve water and improve production […]

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LU LU Craft Bar + Kitchen

LU LU Craft Bar + Kitchen completes restaurant

LU LU Craft Bar + Kitchen at 606 Columbia Point Dr. in Richland opened in April. Inland Bath & Kitchen Inc. in Richland was the general contractor for the 8,000-sq.-ft., single-story restaurant. The restaurant, which overlooks the marina at Columbia Point, was designed by Terence L. Thornhill Architect Inc. P.S. in Kennewick. LU LU Craft […]

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Senior Life Resources

Senior Life Resources moves to Fowler Street

Senior Life Resources’ new Fowler Street Campus will be complete in July. The nonprofit organization, which operates Meals on Wheels in the Mid-Columbia, broke ground on the new Fowler Street facilities in Richland in November. The campus has three physical addresses. The new administration building is at 1824 Fowler St., the kitchen and café is […]

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Broadmoor Storage

Broadmoor Storage adds 125 units

Construction is nearly complete on a four-building expansion at Broadmoor Storage Solutions at 9335 Sandifur Parkway in Pasco. The expansion will add 125 units in addition to a variety of outdoor parking spots. Sound Investment Group LLC, the Tri-Cities-based company that owns the facility, started the $1.7 million construction project in October. The project’s general […]

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Sheffield Manor

Prosser’s Sheffield Manor expands

Construction is complete on a $2 million expansion and renovation project at Sheffield Manor, 125 N. Wamba Road in Prosser. Mountain States Construction was the general contractor for the expansion of the assisted living facility and Chad Null was the project manager. Prior to the expansion, the facility had 27 rooms. Mountain States, the design/build […]

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Bankruptcies — June 2016

Bankruptcies are filed under the following chapter headings: Chapter 7 — Straight Bankruptcy: debtor gives up non-exempt property and debt is charged. Chapter 11 — Allows companies and individuals to restructure debts to repay them. Chapter 12 — Allows family farmers to restructure finances to avoid liquidation for foreclosure. Chapter 13 — Plan is devised […]

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Top Properties — June 2016

FRANKLIN COUNTY Description: 3,475-sq.ft. single-family home, 11315 Easton Dr., Pasco, $469,500. Buyer: David and Kelsey Barber. Seller: Landmark Homes of Washington, Inc. Description: 19 acres of agricultural land, 4050 E. A St., Pasco, $3,000,000. Buyer: Stahl Hutterian Bretheran. Seller: William Gordon. Description: 3,722-sq.-ft. single-family home, 3417 Chardonnay Dr., Pasco, $413,000. Buyer, Derek Trebes. Seller: Matthew […]

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