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Business notebook

Twigs & Sprigs opens in Amboy

AMBOY – Twigs & Sprigs has brought a one-of-a-kind specialty boutique to downtown Amboy.

Located at 205-1 E. Main St., the shop offers homemade wreaths and floral arrangements, and specialty gifts, jewelry, baby gifts, home decor and more.

Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday.

Find them at or call 815-238-1213 for more information.

Resale store reopens – in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS – Angel Treasures has moved to its new location at 4045 W. state Route 64 and is open for business.

The resale shop operated by Serenity Hospice and Home was in downtown Oregon but lacked easy parking for customers and people dropping off donations. It now has both.

The store accepts donations of used clothing, housewares, furniture, toys, glassware, dishes, collectibles, seasonal items, movies and music. No baby seats, cribs, mattresses, or large appliances are accepted.

In Oregon, items can be dropped off at Flamingo Palace, 109 S. Third St., where owner Don Atkinson is a Serenity Hospice and Home volunteer. He and other volunteers also will pick up donations; call Don at 815-751-6609 to arrange a pick-up.

Angel Treasures hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 779-545-0092 to reach the store.

Have a business tip? Let us know. Email SVM reporters Bridget Flynn, or Derek Barichello,, or call 800-798-4085, ext. 521 or 526.

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