I Will Give Them a Voice by Using My Own

I Will Give Them a Voice by Using My Own

Sony’s participation in the Light to Night walk is way for her to pay tribute to her sister and show support for others whose loved ones have died from cancer. The center photo in the background shows Sony with her sister. Cancer is a heck of an opponent....
The Business of ‘True Beauty’

The Business of ‘True Beauty’

It’s a new season environmentally and mentally for owner and esthetician Janna Flowers as she recently opened her second Clique Boutique salon in Holiday Manor Shopping Center. She is also a new mother with a daughter less than 8 months old. How can she balance it...
Tailoring Her American Dream

Tailoring Her American Dream

Walk in the door of this business woman’s storefront, and you step into the thick of a sewing shop where you are greeted and your tailoring begins within minutes. Sherry Yang, owner and operator of Image Maker Sherry’s Alterations, is living out the American...
Partnering to Create a Great Event

Partnering to Create a Great Event

By Bella Portaro-Kueber Influencing young philanthropists in our city comes with a big responsibility. Meet two women who have taken that responsibility to heart — Ina Miller and Marcella Kragel, founders of the event planning company Ina Marcella Events. Little did...
It’s Time to Play Big.

It’s Time to Play Big.

By Bella Portaro-Kueber When you put your dreams into play by matching them with your strengths, you will walk into your destiny with confidence. And if you’ve forgotten or never discovered your strengths, Jennifer M. Blair will help you find them. Jump aboard the...
Making an Event Fun Instead of Stressful

Making an Event Fun Instead of Stressful

By Bella Portaro-Kueber Victoria Staton gives couples a chance to enjoy the wedding planning process. Photo by Aubrey Hillis Great! You’re getting married soon! Now what? All you need is love — and a wedding planner. Walking through the early planning stages can be...