STOP Profiles

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  • Corey Jenkins: Beyond Buddy

    While you may most commonly recognize him during the holiday season as Salem’s Buddy the Elf, Corey Jenkins is more than that larger-than-life persona. Read more

    Feb. 26, 2024

  • Hazel Patton's Quiet Legacy

    Hazel Patton is one of Salem’s greatest champions. She has played an integral role in making Salem the vibrant, growing community it is today. She has helped ensure our city preserves its history while flourishing and innovating into the future. Read more

  • Meet Ellen Yin

    When Ellen Yin (@missellenyin) quit her corporate marketing job, she didn’t plan on becoming an entrepreneur. But after landing her first freelance client, she realized she had a skillset she could leverage beyond working for someone e Read more

  • Aaron Naden: Man About Town

    Aaron Naden is taking Salem by storm—one business at a time. Read more

  • Take a Hike with Dino Venti

    Dino Venti is more than a restaurateur. He's also an active outdoorsman, volunteer and community advocate. Read more

    Feb. 26, 2024

  • Brian Hart: Salem's Superman

    Brian Hart may not be your typical caped crusader, but that makes him no less a Salem superhero. He is a capital city native whose life mission is to make Salem a better community. Read more

    Feb. 26, 2024


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