Sarah Gaines is a lifelong Madera resident and a graduate of Madera High. Together with her business partner, Sissy Markle, she wants to provide Maderans with cleaning services not available until now.
Pam Grewal is a state certified massage therapist. She graduated from the Milan Institute in Clovis and has now opened her own business at 16930 Road 26 (Country Club Drive).
If a traveler on State Route 99 takes either exit off of Avenue 17 there is a lot of dirt to be seen.
A self-proclaimed retail rookie, Vincent Ochinero is working hard to build up his business, although it may not be what a former Madera Coyote baseball player would have picked out.
The Sears store formerly on Gateway Drive has moved to Price’s Plaza at 1820 Howard Road, and store manager Patrick Deming is pleased with the new location.
During one of many trips into Fresno’s River Park area from Madera, Joe Oganesyan had an epiphany.
“Why not open a frozen yogurt place in Madera?” he thought.
It’s a simple formula that brings customers to the Valley Pistachio Country Store: keep the products local and the service friendly.