■ Lexington native Courtney Blackburn Mazzocchi and her Italian husband, Mario Mazzocchi, have opened Azzurro Dream Travel, a company that specializes in taking groups to Italy and other Mediterranean countries. After more than 13 years in the industry as a licensed tour director in Europe, Mario has guided for companies such as Voyages Jules Verne, Cosmos, Archers Holidays, EF Educational Tours and Insight Vacations.
Azzurro works with groups of any size, including couples and singles. Tours for 2016 include: The Best of Italy, Gardens and Landscapes of Italy, Treasures of Southern Italy and Greece, and Jewels of the Amalfi Coast.
To find out more about Azzurro Dream Travel and to book a reservation, go to Azzurrodreamtravel.com.
■ O'Reilly Auto Parts has opened a store in Paris at 900 Arlington Drive. The store's grand opening will run through Aug. 25.
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Compiled by Dorothea Wingo