Tag: It’s Your Business

IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Olympian Fitness upgrades, retains intimate setting

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade Olympian Fitness in Port Isabel has recently completed renovations to their facility, adding an impressive weights area and updated equipment. Peter Caceres, co-owner and former Olympian, and Deissy Moreno, co-owner and decorated marathoner/triathlete said they believe fitness is important for everyone, on many levels. “Our variety of classes and services …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Sonny’s Beach Services an Island mainstay

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade Sonny’s Beach Services opened alongside the Pearl Hotel 26 years ago. Manager Sammi Bowers started working at her parents’ business when she was 14-years-old. She said her parents, Sonny and Vickie Gentry, wanted a business that was fun and family-oriented. “I’ve grown up here seeing customers through the years …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Ship Shape a one-stop shop for apparel

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade Ship Shape on South Padre Island is your family’s one-stop shop for quality clothing and a great shopping experience. Co-owner Liz Money said Ship Shape strives to be a place for the whole family to shop. She said the store strives to carry a little bit for everyone. “It is …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Ocean Motion has it all

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade If you are looking for the freshest clothing or a nice memento from South Padre Island, then visiting Ocean Motion should be on your to-do list. Serving the Island for over 26 years, Ocean Motion carries name brand beach clothing for everyone in the family and the best amusements …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Southern Wave offers one-of-a-kind sailing

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade The Southern Wave is a large, stable and comfortable sailing Catamaran that is perfect for a leisurely day’s sail, an exciting afternoon of dolphin watching, or experience the breath-taking South Padre Island sunset over the water on one of the dinner cruises. Sunset dinner tours, dolphin watches or snorkel trips …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: SPI Mechanix provides automotive needs

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade SPI Mechanix is the one-stop shop for all automotive needs. The shop is capable of both body and engine needs for all types of vehicles. Manager Enrique Saldaña said SPI Mechanix is a comfortable place to have a vehicle worked on with a 50 inch television with satellite television, relaxing …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Jake’s Flower Shop arrangements fresh

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade It might be too late to wow your significant other with a beautiful arrangement from Jake’s Flowers and Gift Baskets on Valentine’s Day, but their gift baskets are sure to wow on any day out of the year. Owner Ginny Ossanna said Jake’s specializes in fresh flower arrangements and gift …

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IT’S YOUR BUSINESS: Island Market offers wide-variety

By CRAIG ALANIZ South Padre Parade Island Market opened for business in 1999 and the family owned and operated business has been opened every day since. Owners Hash and Angie Hashash said the store was converted from traditional convenient store to a mini-supermarket. The inventory at Island Market is everything from gasoline to organic produce. …

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