Local shops have new local owners
May 3, 2023
Two La Conner institutions have new owners – and one of them a new name.
Purchasing the Reclamation Candle Company and Coffee Bar from Barney and Tammy Richard was a no-brainer for Greg Whiting and Jenelle Whitton. "We loved La Conner and we loved coffee and we wanted to do something together," said Whitton.
Specifically, they loved La Colombe coffee, which Reclamation served. They continue to sell the ethically sourced coffee at the 106 South First Street store. The shop is now called Ravens Cup Coffee and Art Gallery, inspired by the couple's collection of raven art.
Whitton and Whit...