September 29, 2021
Erica Harvey’s passion for photography, attention to detail and her love of pets are evident in her new location where we celebrated the grand opening of Erica Lane Photography on Sept. 17. Pet photography just took a step up with her backdrops, props and more. She also offers family portraits, outside locations, fine art, paintings and more. To find out more check out her website at https://www.ericalanephotography.com/.
The Front Porch Coalition celebrated their new location with a ribbon cutting on Sept. 20. Started back in 2002 when a few people who had lost loved ones to suicide would get together on their front porch and help one another through the difficult grieving process, it has grown into a program that offers education, collaboration among caregivers, public awareness and L.O.S.S. (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors) Teams who work closely with law enforcement and other service providers. Find out more about this needed program at http://frontporchcoalition.org.
Thornton Flooring was excited to have their ribbon cutting for their new public storefront in Rapid City on Sept. 21. Based in Sioux Falls they have had a presence in Rapid City for the past couple of years working primarily with contractors and property management companies. With their new space they have opened the door to the public and are ready to welcome you to their new “home”. Stop by to see the unique displays of products available for your home or business. They are ready to assist you with your flooring needs. Visit them online at https://thorntoncarpets.com.
B&T Manufacturing have taken an old building and turned it into a manufacturers dream. Celebrating their grand opening Sept. 23 at their new location in the old Western Dakota Tech classroom building on Sedivy Lane they shared with the public their products. They design modular bathroom and kitchen pods ready to be added to your business. All built onsite, the process is amazing and the pods leave the site ready to connect and use. They also build the H3 Wellness Hub-a modular bathroom system used at work sites in place of the old traditional port-a-potty with flushing toilet and a regular sink with hot and cold water and have recently added modular green houses. Find out more: https://bandtmfg.com.
Dakota Butcher quietly opened its doors a few weeks ago and then held their ribbon cutting and Grand Opening September 24! Located on N. Creek Dr. near Elk Vale Rd. and I-90 they have a great location for their newest store and distribution center. With a deli serving fresh food for lunch and dinner, a fresh meat counter, cheeses, sausages, meat and jerky sticks, handmade pizzas including delicious breakfast pizzas, take home meals, groceries and a liquor store all conveniently located in one location, it’s a one stop shop. Stop by and see what all the fuss is about! To see more information check out their website at https://www.dakotabutcher.com.
The Cave Collective held their ribbon cutting for their amazing new location on September 28 and what a great location it is! They offer a safe, inclusive, and sober place for people of all ages to gather, make new friends, enjoy great music, collaborate, and engage. With after school tutoring available, book clubs, crafts, games, a coffee shop, open mic night, live bands on Friday’s and Saturday’s and so much more, this is a great place for young and the young at heart to gather. Located in the old Aby’s Feed & Seed building on 5th St. across from the parking garage, stop by Monday through Saturday and see what they are all about. Check them out at https://www.thecavecollective.org/ or their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/TheCaveCollective.