When the owners of Portland-based Laurelwood Public House & Brewery decided to sell their popular Battle Ground location, Eric and Paula Starr saw an opportunity to fulfill a dream of owning their own business.
The newly remodeled Clark County Permit Center will reopen to the public March 17, on the first floor of the Public Service Center, 1300 Franklin St. The center's business hours will be 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Affordable apartments with parking and bike storage are the cornerstones of an $18 million complex that will get a tax break from the city for construction on a triangular piece of land in downtown Vancouver.
By E. Scott Reckard, Los Angeles Times
February 26, 2014 4:22 p.m.
U.S. banking industry earnings increased nearly 10 percent last year to a record $154.7 billion, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., with the increase due mainly to banks setting aside less money to cover potential loan losses and litigation costs.
A property dispute between the Port of Vancouver and Pacific Coast Shredding has intensified, with the two parties landing in Clark County Superior Court even as they exchange pointed words over how each side is handling the matter.
Nautilus Inc., the Vancouver-based manufacturer of fitness equipment, wrapped up 2013 with solid earnings, company officials said Monday, including a fourth-quarter profit of $8.5 million. That compares with a profit of $13.5 million in the October-to-December period in 2012.
DS Fabrication & Design, Inc. has leased nearly 14,200 square feet of warehouse and office space at the Port of Camas-Washougal's industrial park at 3805 S. Truman St., Washougal, giving the company more room to design and manufacture industrial devices.
Denton Harlan trained as a dance instructor but later became a minister. He worked at a local funeral home at age 22, then left to study for the ministry. Disenchanted with ministry, he returned to the funeral business and has remained a mortician for the past 45 years. Harlan loves music — think Willie Nelson, not Lady Gaga. The most rewarding part of his job: "Helping people when they desperately need help."Name: Denton Harlan.