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Everyday Business | Keep shopping at Macy's

So far, so good. East Wenatchee’s Macy’s store at Wenatchee Valley Mall survived closures announced last week for 40 stores and layoffs of 4,800 employees. That’s about 5 percent of Macy’s 770 stores. The 40 stores accounted for around $375 million of the company’s $28 billion in sales in 2014.
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Charter College grand opening

Everyday Business | Charter College holds grand opening

Angela Hansen, campus manager of Charter College in East Wenatchee, cuts a ceremonial ribbon at the school's grand opening Friday. From right to left are student Wesley Hester (behind scissors), East Wenatchee Mayor Steve Lacy, East Wenatchee City Councilman Tim Detering, Wenatchee Police Chief Tom Robbins and Josh Swayne, Charter's chief operating officer. 
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Everyday Business | Home sales still sizzling

In case you’re counting, Wenatchee-market homes priced at $350,000 and less sold in May at a rate of about 65 per month, according to the most recent report from Pacific Appraisal Associates. Year-to-date unit sales were up 19 percent to 355. Year-to-date dollar volume was up 24 percent to hit $93.5 million. Median price was up 9 percent to $242,900. Listings in May were up 47 percent to 153. Listings year-to-date were up 24 percent to to 609.