Business Briefs — Oct. 25, 2017

Learn about protection from identity theft

Tracy Wealth Management hosts a pair of community workshops for residents to learn about protecting themselves from identity theft. Guest speakers include Clallam County Sheriff Bill Benedict and chief deputy Brian King. Learn about who is at risk, how thieves get information and what they can do with it, what to do if you become a victim of ID theft and more.

Workshops are 11 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Nov. 1, at the Elwha Klallam Heritage Center, 401 E. First St., Port Angeles, and 11 a.m.-noon Thursday, Nov. 2, at Sunland Golf & Country Club, 109 Hilltop Drive, Sequim. Seating is limited. Call 360-452-9080 to reserve a seat.

Open house set at Assured Hospice

Assure Hospice of Clallam and Jefferson Counties host an open house from 5-7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 3, at the organization’s new expanded location at 1102 E. First St., Port Angeles. A ribbon-cutting is set for noon, also on Nov. 3. See for more about the organization. Call 360-582-3796 or email for more about the event.

New business address

The office of Marilyn L. Mantor, CPA and Ellen Shanks has relocated to 350 W. Washington St. Suite 3. Mantor said a change of scenery was a consideration for the move. For more information, call 360-683-2511.

Clean cleaning machine added

Sequim Dry Cleaning & Laundry, 225 E. Washington St., has added a machine that has no hazardous waste and no hazardous disposal, and will clean leather and suede as well as all fabrics in an environmentally-safe fashion. The business also offers wet cleaning and alterations, and will soon offer bridal fashion rentals. Call 360-683-8212 or email for more information.

Donate clothing, items to veterans in need

Drennan & Ford Funeral Home and Crematory is sponsoring its eighth-annual Sweaters for Veterans initiative. From Nov. 1-10, the business will collect new or gently-used sweaters, warm clothing, blankets, rain gear gloves, hats, socks and the like to be distributed to veterans in the county in need of these items. Donate cold weather clothing at 260 Monroe Road, Port Angeles, between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Contact funeral director/co-owner Steve Ford at 360-457-1210 or

Manager retires

Pondicherri announced that its manager and handprint assistant manager will retire.

After devoting five years as a manager to the store at 119 E. Washington St., Apa Sunriver’s “willingness to help in any way possible to get the job done has demonstrated a commitment to excellence that we (Pondicherri) have come to depend upon,” the store said in a press release.

Sunriver’s retirement was slated for Tuesday, Oct. 24.

For more information, call 360-681-4431.

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