Peoria Digicam Store plans to reopen in Metro Centre with new proprietor

PEORIA — Native photographer Ava Kamm purchased a bit rather more than she deliberate when she went to check out the clearance sale at Peoria Digicam Store earlier this yr.

Kamm, whose perform options portraits, true property photographs and the puppies of Peoria, stopped in to seek for digital digital camera tripods and different gadgets following the kin of late proprietor Invoice Dobbins declared the shop’s 84-12 months run would cease following Dobbins’ lack of life.

“The lads that labored there instructed me I have to receive the digital digital camera store,” she suggested the Journal Star. “I assumed it mainly sounded kind of fulfilling, then I did the examine and discovered the way it may all do the job. … Seems, it actually is a terrific minor enterprise.”

Peoria Digicam Retailer preliminary opened in downtown Peoria in 1937, transferring from Monroe Street to Key Street then shifting to the Metro Centre in 1990.

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