Chamber ribbon-cutting marks Farha’s grand opening in Hillsboro

>Isaac Farha (middle) is the manager of Farha Carpet & Building Supply, 130 N. Main St., in Hillsboro. Farha and other members of his family, along with store employees and the Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce, welcomed them to the community with a ribbon-cutting in conjunction with the store’s grand opening Sept. 22. In the front row are (from left) Ruth Kliewer, Anastasia Farha, Isaac Farha, Glen Farha, Joy Mark and Shailesh Mark; second row, David Vogel, Brad Bartel, Larry Paine, Courtney Boehm, Mayor Delores Dalke, Clint Seibel, Josh Boehm, Cynthia Flaming, Anthony Roy, Nicole Suderman, Randy Wiens, Dawn Helmer and Russell Grove. Isaac Farha credits his family with making this business a reality in Hillsboro. “The store wouldn’t have happened without the generosity of the Wichita owners,” he said. Those include Isaac’s father, Glen, and Glen’s sisters Karen and Lori.