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Kennewick’s Hallmark store to close after 41 years

Kennewick’s Hallmark store to close after 41 years

Owner cites customers’ changing shopping habits for dwindling sales Crest Hallmark Shops announced plans to close its Kennewick Plaza store this month citing declining sales. The Richland store on George Washington Way in Washington Plaza will remain the sole Hallmark Gold Crown store in the Tri-Cities of the five started by the Jilek family in […]

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Mike Miller is the owner and founder of the new Kennewick restaurant Proof Gastropub at 924 Columbia Center Blvd. The pub offers high-end bar food, craft cocktails and views in a modern setting. A fourth-floor loft features its own bar to handle overflow seating and private events. (Courtesy Proof Gastropub)

Upscale bar food, craft cocktails served alongside sweeping views

Owner of Proof Gastropub aims to prove Tri-Citians want more than chains There’s a new restaurant showcasing the Kennewick skyline: Proof Gastropub. The high-rise eatery on Columbia Center Boulevard features a modern space with upscale bar food and craft cocktails offering fresh twists on old favorites along with the sweeping views. Mike Miller, who also […]

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