Plenty of bargains had at Community Yard Sale

As the Independent-News sponsored their third annual Community Yard Sale over the July 29 weekend, many participants were enjoying the sunny morning which followed a full-on storm that came through town Friday evening, full of lightening, thunder and rain. Declutter, Kathy Trujillo, admitted that setting up the evening before seemed like a great idea until… [More…]

Locals find bargains, fun at Community Yard Sale

In spite of a smoke-filled wind hitting the Hawthorne vicinity on Saturday morning, Aug. 29, the committed yard sale fans were driving through the streets to find that one item they couldn’t live without.  Each participating yard sale held their own unique items, which the buyers rummaged through while sharing fun remarks and asking, “what’s this used for?” Some buyers lamented that there were advertised sales… [More…]