Friday, 22 March 2013 00:00
Thursday, 19 December 2013 00:00
The Plainview Fire Department was among the companies present last week when a living room, complete with gifts under the decorated tree, turned into a roaring inferno that enveloped the Cape-style home in a matter of minutes.
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 09:58
The gigantic inflatable dinosaur figure in the middle of Plainview’s Trio Hardware says it all.
“Personal service is not extinct here,” the sign underneath the creature says. “Nice customers deserve nice service.”
That policy helped propel the venerable Plainview storefront to being selected as America’s favorite small business in a national competition sponsored by Chrysler. Trio was awarded the INDIE award, courtesy of the small business-oriented United We Stand organization, beating out nine other finalists and several other nominees from across the country.