Business briefs

Angeles Millwork thanks customers
The public is invited to Angeles Millwork & Lumber Company, 1601 S. C St. in Port Angeles for a Customer Appreciation Event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today, Sept. 12.
In addition to vendor reps, discounts, door prizes and a barbecue lunch, there is a reception for retiring contractor salesman Debi Russell. Call 457-8581 or visit

Jefferson County hosts Farm Tour
Fifteen working farms will open to the public for the 10th annual Jefferson County Farm Tour from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16.
Complimentary Farm Tour guidebooks, “Tour Des Fermes” biking maps, and tickets to the Farm Tour prize drawing are available beginning at 9:30 a.m. at Farm Tour Central, the Chimacum Corner Farmstand at 9122 Rhody Drive, Chimacum.
For more information about the Farm Tour, a kickoff dance Saturday and other events, visit:
RE/MAX Fifth Avenue adds agents
Doug Hale and Dan Tash have joined RE/MAX Fifth Avenue, 560 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim.
Reach them at 683-1500 or reach Hale at 477-9455 and Tash at 461-2872.

Library hosts ‘Dollars and Sense’
The Sequim Library and First Federal sponsor “Dollars & Sense: Making the Most of Your Bank” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the library, 630 N. Sequim Ave. The free program promotes no particular bank or products.
Christy Rookard and Dawnya Textor of First Federal cover the basics of checking, savings, overdraft protection, how fines and fees are applied, personal budget, credit repair and dealing with identity theft.
No preregistration is needed. For more information, go to and click on “Events” or call the library at 683-1161.

First Federal holds shred events
First Federal hosts free community shredding events to help people dispose of sensitive documents in a secure way. LeMay Mobile Shredding will be on site to perform the service at no charge.
Participants may bring up to five bags or boxes per vehicle to the following events:
• Saturday, Sept. 22, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: First Federal Eastside, 1603 E. First St., Port Angeles.
• Saturday, Sept. 29, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: First Federal Sequim Village, 1201 W. Washington St.
Events in Port Townsend and Forks are scheduled in October.

America’s Construction expands
America’s Construction Inc., owned by general contractor Dominic Cortez, now offers expanded residential construction services, including room additions, decks, remodels, concrete work and pole and outdoor buildings.
Formerly America’s Handyman, the company has been in business since 1999 and is licensed, bonded and insured.
Call Cortez at 417-0344 or 360-670-3187 to set up a home consultation and free estimate.

Parrish opens plumbing service
With more than 13 years of experience plumbing on the Olympic Peninsula, Sequim native Jamie Parrish has opened Jamie Parrish Plumbing Inc., offering 24-hour plumbing service and repair.
Parrish specializes in water softeners, water filtration systems and residential and commercial plumbing services.
The company offers senior and military discounts. Reach Jamie Parrish Plumbing Inc. at 360-504-2347, 360-477-0956 (cell), 360-504-2375 (fax) or

‘Crumbgrabbers’ goodies at Nash’s
Linda Engeseth, owner and operator of Crumbgrabbers Bakery in Sequim, also sells her organic baked goods at Nash’s Farm Store, 4681 Sequim-Dungeness Way. Items include cookies, date bars, brownies, zucchini bread, triple berry cake and Crumbgrabbers’ signature round chocolate cake. The Farm Store is open 9 a.m.-7 p.m. daily.

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