Harbor Freight Tools 1 is now open for business. Local shoppers were surprised to find the new retailer open on Saturday. Store officials say the store is now open Monday-Saturday from 8 a.m.
to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The store is located at 2112 Shorter Ave. inside the former Ferguson tool store. A January Blowout Sale is planned for Jan.
10-12. Based in Calabasas, Calif., the company has more than 450 stores in 46 states including Georgia locations in Athens, Augusta, Douglasville, Dunwoody, Fayetteville, Kennesaw, Lilburn, Macon, Savannah and Valdosta. Rome s designation is store no.
486. Salute to Seniors call for nominations begins Jan.
15 Media Release: Sponsored by Home Instead, Inc ., the franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care network , Salute to Senior Service recognizes the invaluable contributions of adults age 65 and older who give at least 15 hours a month of volunteer service to their favorite causes. Members of the community are asked to nominate and vote for these everyday heroes between Jan.
15 and March 1, 2014, at SalutetoSeniorService.com 2 . State winners will be determined by popular vote. A panel of senior care experts will then select a national Salute to Senior Service winner from among the state honorees.
Home Instead, Inc. will donate $500 to each of the state winners designated and approved nonprofit organizations, and their personal stories will be shared online on the Salute to Senior Service Wall of Fame. In addition, $5,000 will be donated to the national winner s designated and approved nonprofit charity.
To complete and submit an online nomination form for a senior age 65 or older who volunteers at least 15 hours a month, and to view the contest s official rules, visit SalutetoSeniorService.com 3 . Completed nomination forms can alternatively be mailed to Salute to Senior Service, P.O. Box 285, Bellevue, NE 68005.
For more information about Salute to Senior Service or the Home Instead Senior Care network s services, contact Charisse Durham at [email protected] 4 , office 706-290-1367, cell 706-290-3050.
References ^ Harbor Freight Tools (www.harborfreight.com) ^ SalutetoSeniorService.com (SalutetoSeniorService.com) ^ SalutetoSeniorService.com (www.SalutetoSeniorService.com) ^ [email protected] (johndruckenmiller.com)