Spotlights
For Salem, Oregon

Spotlight Featuring:
Rose City Balloons
(503) 779-3902
5/5 based on 5 Reviews
Pam FahndrichMeet Betsy Vega | owner and balloon artist extraordinaire with Rose City Balloons

Meet Betsy Vega | owner and balloon artist extraordinaire with Rose City Balloons

Betsy Vega We had the good fortune of connecting with Betsy Vega with Rose City Balloons at a recent event in Salem. We've shared our conversation below. When did you start your business and where are you located? I founded Rose City Balloons in 2015. My shop is at 45th Parallel located at 2195 Hyacinth St NE, Suite 146 in Salem, Oregon. Rose City Balloons ribbon cutting with the Salem Area Chamber of Commerce What do you do? I am a balloon artist and I specialize in creating unique balloon arches, flowers, arrangements, garlands, 3D structures and sculptures. I enjoy listening to my clients as they share their likes and wants for their special event, party or promotion and I do my best to create whatever they w…
Spotlight Featuring:
Outdoor Fence Co
(503) 399-1934
4.1/5 based on 124 Reviews
Tim FahndrichGet to Know Outdoor Fence Company in Salem Oregon

Get to Know Outdoor Fence Company in Salem Oregon

At Outdoor Fence Company, they pride themselves on being one of Salem, Oregon's premier provider of high-quality fencing solutions, and they've been doing so since 1974. They offer a wide range of fence types and styles to suit any need, and their team of experienced professionals is is ready to help you find the perfect fence for your home or business. Whether you're looking for a new fence to add curb appeal to your home or you need a commercial-grade fence to protect your business property, they have you covered. Residential Fencing Solutions If you're a homeowner in Salem, Oregon, chances are you've given some thought to installing a fence. A fence can not only add visual appeal to your property; it can also provide much-needed …
Spotlight Featuring:
Rich Duncan Construction, Inc
(503) 390-4999
4.6/5 based on 110 Reviews
Tim FahndrichRich Duncan Construction Keeps Building + Community

Rich Duncan Construction Keeps Building + Community

If you live or work in the mid-Willamette Valley, you've no doubt seen the results of the work that Rich Duncan and his team at Rich Duncan Construction have built. As one of the leading general contractors in the area, they build and remodel buildings. Lots of them. Recent projects include well-known brands such as Chick-fil-A, Starbucks (on Mission St.), and McDonalds. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rich Duncan Construction, Inc. (@richduncanconstruction) They also are the contractor of choice for many local companies, such as the newly opened Ace Hardware East (on Lancaster), The Reed Opera House, and  J. Jean Portraits. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Rich…
Spotlight Featuring:
E. Stoller Farms, Inc
(503) 838-5864
5/5 based on 1 Review
Tim FahndrichMeet Stoller Farms, a 3rd Generation Farm & Farm Stand In Polk County

Meet Stoller Farms, a 3rd Generation Farm & Farm Stand In Polk County

One of the blessings that we have in the Willamette Valley is an abundance of amazing local farm stands. When you want some fresh vegetables, berries, or fruit, we have so many great farms stand to choose from. Today I headed out from West Salem on Highway 22 towards Independence to Stoller Farms, our favorite place to get fresh corn on the cob. They had 3 varieties to choose from; White Blanco, Bicolor, and Yellow Amarillo. They are all so good, so I grabbed a selection of all 3 varieties (although I'm partial to the bicolor). I spoke with Sydnee, part of the 3rd generation farming family. She was busy on the corn trailer sorting the ears and making it more accessible for the customers to reach. She shared that they had sold …
Spotlight Featuring:
Michelle Ashley Custom Cakes
(971) 304-7737
4.9/5 based on 226 Reviews
Tim FahndrichSatisfy Your Sweet Tooth With A Visit To Michelle Ashley Custom Cakes

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth With A Visit To Michelle Ashley Custom Cakes

We had the opportunity on Friday evening to swing over to Michelle Ashley Custom Cakes to grab some amazing sweets. They are located in the 45th Parallel building on Hyacinth. If you've never been, and you're looking for a great place to satisfy your sweet tooth, you are in for a huge treat. When we walked in, we were warmly greeted by Michelle. She was wrapping up her day as it was just about closing time, but she took the time to visit with us and say hello. Recently, they had experienced some equipment issues that was severely limiting their ability to operate. After putting out a message on social media, the community came out in a big way and supported her to help her make up some ground. She was genuinely grateful and…
Spotlight Featuring:
Valley Pest Control LLC
(503) 468-8209
5/5 based on 10 Reviews
Tim FahndrichMeet Valley Pest Control in Salem Oregon

Meet Valley Pest Control in Salem Oregon

Today's Spotlight is on Trevor Orr with Valley Pest Control LLC, serving Salem, Keizer, Portland, Eugene, and the entire Willamette Valley. Pest Control Salem Oregon Valley Pest Control provides general pest control including most small ants, spiders, wasps, yellow jackets, hornets, fleas, centipedes, springtails, silverfish and rodents. Specific treatments including carpenter ants, termites, powder post beetles, roaches, carpet beetles, and bed bugs. Learn more at:https://www.valleypests.com/ …
Spotlight Featuring:
Jackson’s Body Shop Inc.
(503) 363-1990
4.8/5 based on 52 Reviews
Pam FahndrichLocal Body Shop Committed to Keeping Drivers Safe

Local Body Shop Committed to Keeping Drivers Safe

You jump in the car and turn on the lights only to discover that one of your taillights is out, or maybe a headlight or blinker light? Not only is it annoying, but it is also unsafe and you could be pulled over and perhaps even fined. This is why it…
Spotlight Featuring:
Quick Ship N Print
(503) 385-1791
5/5 based on 5 Reviews
walkingontheheightsInterview with Luis Mendivil, owner of Quick Ship N Print

Interview with Luis Mendivil, owner of Quick Ship N Print

Luis Mendivil, owner of Quick Ship N Print in West Salem, Oregon introduces his services and shares about the importance of keeping it local and building community. With host, Pam Fahndrich. Presente…

Spotlight Featuring:
Cherry City Metals
(503) 588-0721
4.1/5 based on 126 Reviews
walkingontheheightsInterview with Jennifer Nicoli with Cherry City Metals

Interview with Jennifer Nicoli with Cherry City Metals

Jennifer Nicoli, with Cherry City Metals, talks about how their company has grown to be the largest scrap metal recycling and processing facility in the Mid-Willamette Valley, and how they are recycl…

Spotlight Featuring:
Liberty House Child Abuse Assessment Center
(503) 540-0288
0/5 based on 0 Reviews
walkingontheheightsInterview with Johnathan Partridge with Liberty House Child Abuse Assessment Center

Interview with Johnathan Partridge with Liberty House Child Abuse Assessment Center

Johnathan Partridge, Director of Development & Community Engagement for Liberty House shares what Liberty House does, why it is important in the lives of children and families, and some of the ex…

Spotlight Featuring:
Independent Merchant Brokers
503-765-7477
5/5 based on 21 Reviews
walkingontheheightsInterview with Jonathan Rice with Independent Merchant Brokers

Interview with Jonathan Rice with Independent Merchant Brokers

Jonathan Rice with Independent Merchant Brokers shares what sets them apart from other merchant services providers (hint: the answer is in their name), and how they have been able to save businesses …

Spotlight Featuring:
Salem Angels
503-689-3141
0/5 based on 0 Reviews
walkingontheheightsInterview with Brooke Goldsby, President/Executive Director of Salem Angels

Interview with Brooke Goldsby, President/Executive Director of Salem Angels

Brooke Goldsby, President/Executive Director of Salem Angels, shares what she appreciates about the people and businesses who are "wrapping community around children, youth, and families experiencing…

Spotlight Featuring:
Dominguez Accounting
(503) 509-9817
5/5 based on 5 Reviews
walkingontheheightsWhat is Remote Accounting and 2 Key Things a New Business Can Do To Get Started Right

What is Remote Accounting and 2 Key Things a New Business Can Do To Get Started Right

Connie Dominguez with Dominguez Accounting shares what she likes about Salem, explains remote accounting, and gives 2 key things a new business startup can do that will help them down the road. With …

Spotlight Featuring:
Sue Wack, Mortgage Lender at Umpqua Bank
503-580-8084
0/5 based on 0 Reviews
walkingontheheightsThinking of applying for a home loan? Important tips to keep in mind.

Thinking of applying for a home loan? Important tips to keep in mind.

Join host, Pam Fahndrich and her guest, Sue Wack, Home Loan Officer with Umpqua Bank located in downtown Salem, as they discuss important tips to keep in mind when getting ready to apply for a home l…

Spotlight Featuring:
Summit Cleaning & Restoration
(800) 769-1553
5/5 based on 2 Reviews
walkingontheheightsJoey Speten with Summit Cleaning & Restoration on helping the local community over the past 12 months

Joey Speten with Summit Cleaning & Restoration on helping the local community over the past 12 months

Welcome to this WhirLocal Spotlight, shining the spotlight on local people and places in the Salem area. In the Spotlight is Joey Speten with Summit Cleaning & Restoration with host, Pam Fahndric…

Spotlight Featuring:
Shaklee Products Forever Sunrise
503-851-2790
5/5 based on 5 Reviews
Third River MarketingMeet Patti Woods with Shaklee Products Forever Sunrise

Meet Patti Woods with Shaklee Products Forever Sunrise

Welcome to this WhirLocal Spotlight, shining the spotlight on local people and places in the Salem area. Today's guest is Patti Woods with Shaklee Products Forever Sunrise with Host, Pam Fahndrich. S…

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