■ The Kennydid Gallery of Photographic Art is now open in downtown Midway. The store offers some of the regions most talented and creative photographic artists framed originals, matted prints, greeting cards, note cards, books and other items featuring images of Kentucky and beyond. The gallery features artists such as Jeff Rogers, Bruce Frank, Jo Ann Stewart, Roger Ballard, Ralph Tyree, Fred Reaves, David Toczko and owner Kenny Smith. The gallery is open seven days a week and is located at 102 East Main Street in Midway. Phone: (859) 421-8973. Web site: Kennydid.com.
■ The Richmond Chamber of Commerce has launched a new Web site, Welcometorichmondky.com targeted to people who are new to the community or people who just want to know more about resources within the community. Currently, the Web site contains only Richmond Chamber of Commerce members, but it will be open to all businesses that have a business license on file with the city beginning April 1.
■ Ferguson, a kitchen, bath and lighting gallery located at 249 Walton Avenue, has opened its expanded showroom (it's almost 10,000-square-feet larger) and has added appliances to its product offerings. Phone: (859) 254-4457.
■ Terry Williams has opened a Fresh Coat Painters franchise to serve the Lexington area. Fresh Coat also offers deck staining and finishing. For more information about the business, visit Freshcoatlexington.com or call (859) 309-6678.
Compiled by Dorothea wingo