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Honest food, like grandma used to make

Hadley hopes old-school approach, local ingredients will attract customers

Hadley had spent 27 years in other people’s kitchens. While he said he enjoyed the work — for the most part — it began to wear on him as restaurants he worked at became more and more focused on money and less focused on food.

Workshop to help business

Connect 2 Oregon event aims to get local businesses in touch with agencies

When a government agency needs a service — catering or landscaping, for example — employees use a preferred provider list.

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Seattle man takes over Hayward Ford

Davenport plans to invest in facilities, dealership, now named Capital Ford

The new owner of Capital Ford in Dallas, formerly Joe Hayward Ford, aspired to be an opera singer growing up.

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Garcia retires after 42 years of hairstyling

In her career as a salon owner, Hermelinda Garcia can count 42 years, three locations, and countless friends.


*Massage, acupuncture businesses join forces*Call center makes list for fastest growing company*MINET board discusses code of conduct, bylaws

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Dallas Mini Mart closes doors

The grocery store turned convenience store, located at the corner of Oak and Main streets in Dallas, closed at the end of July.


*Shine & Sparkle Cleaning to expand service*White's Collision to open new location


*Independence Station on the market*Dallas Yoga moving to new location

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A smokin’ hit: Black Rock BBQ

Lucky Halcom and Robert Coe were going nonstop on a recent Thursday afternoon.

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Blue Garden sign to be restored

Blue Garden’s sign is gone, but downtown Dallas history buffs shouldn’t fret. It will back — restored — soon.

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Little treats pack big punch

In urgent need of a little something sweet?

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Health & Vitality Center to close its doors

Some health products will be offered at Some Things, others will be available for special orders

Unless a sales offer comes in at the last minute, Dallas Health & Vitality Center on Oak Street will close its doors at the end of this month.

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Lanes brings leagues, kids to forefront

Reed got his start working in or for bowling alleys, coincidently, at Starlite Lanes.


*Rosevear honored with top awards*Chamber moves down the street*Money available for organic certification

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Platinum moves to Ellendale

Salon owner McCarthy enjoys more traffic at new location

Platinum Spa and Salon owner Debbie McCarthy has transformed the small building into a cozy salon, moving her business from Court Street downtown.