Biz buzz:
Two new businesses in Old Town

       Claudia Varas has opened a Farmers Insurance office in Old Colorado City. The location is 2418 W. Colorado Ave. (the Garman building), Suite R.
       Born in Venezuela, Varas has been with Farmers for two years. Her office provides auto, home, business, life and (soon) health insurance.
       The phone is 216-8547.
       Ms B's Emporium - A Taste of New Orleans recently opened at 2501 W. Colorado Ave., Ste 109.
       With a background in restaurant and retail, owner Beth Mell offers coffee and specialty foods from New Orleans. She is also combining the talents of local artists, jewelers and food artisans, she said.
       The business is open seven days a week.
       The phone is 633-6877.

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