Coronavirus shuts down SH businesses
March 25, 2020
Business is good for some and really bad for others in Sweet Home as local merchants and service providers deal with social distancing guidelines and requirements handed down by state officials in an attempt to slow down the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Some businesses, such as Amazon and Wal-Mart, which provide online sales are ramping up and hiring. So is Safeway, which had a sign out front last weekend announcing that it was hiring. Others are cutting hours, laying off employees or closing down, including White's Electronics.
Hard-hit are local establishments like the Rio Theatr...