The new face of Yankie Street

The new face of Yankie Street

There are 2 comments on the Silver City Sun-News story from Jun 2, 2011, titled The new face of Yankie Street. In it, Silver City Sun-News reports that:

Several newer gallery owners in the art district on Yankie and Texas Streets will join longer-term owners in welcoming people to their shops for First Friday activities, 4 to 7 p.m. today in downtown Silver City.

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Max Higgs

El Paso, TX

#1 Jun 3, 2011
My wife and I just bought a home in Silver City, and when we have out of town guests, we will take them first to Yankee
Street galleries. We carefully avoid those businesses which don't support activities that benefit our community. By the way, if you are wanting to sell property or know someone wanting to buy in Silver City, you cannot do any better than Sissy McAndrew as an agent. We have bought and sold several homes over the years, and Sissy is the best informed, hardworking one of the bunch. I found her to be knowledgeable and ethical.
Nick Seibep

Silver City, NM

#2 Jun 3, 2011
Hi Max, and welcome to Silver City! I can't wait to meet you... I'm the MainStreet manager here in Silver City, and hopefully we'll run into each other downtown one of these days. Thank you for your positive comment, and for your support of our local small business community. There are a lot of really progressive merchants here who do an awful lot of amazing work.

(Oh, and a Silver City tip: Our Yankie Street was named after a town founder whose last name was Yankie, not the generic Yankee. Just mentioning a local quirk for future reference...)

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