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Explore Three Pleasure Point Businesses

If you haven’t explored the Pleasure Point neighborhood recently, you will be pleasantly surprised the next time you visit. With a wonderful variety of shops and restaurants, plus a fabulous atmosphere and a near-to-the-ocean location, it’s hard to beat. Here are three can’t-miss venues. THE PENNY ICE CREAMERYThe Penny Ice Creamery’s popular 41st Avenue outpost

LOCAL BIZ SPOTLIGHT: Meet Craft Gallery Owner Carin Hanna

The Craft Gallery has a rich history spanning more than five decades. When asked to describe what the shop carries, owner Carin Hanna emphasizes that it’s “work produced in the U.S. and Canada.” The product most popular among customers is jewelry, but people are also very interested in pottery. One line they carry, from Stellar Studios,