Strait On: Hemet small business bites the dust

Norton’s Nutrition to close its doors for good June 29 Photo by Rusty Strait/The Valley ChronicleNorton’s Nutrition is closing its doors due to poor sales and crime. ■ By Rusty Strait / Senior Reporter Chris Shrimpton has owned and operated Norton’s Nutrition Center at 2115 E. Florida Ave. for 13 years. He previously managed Thrifty Drug stores (bought out by Rite-Aid) for seven years in the San Gabriel Valley as well as other types of retail stores. Why move to Hemet? “At the time I had a small neighborhood agency with Avis Rent a Car in Claremont, California, where I’d been since the early 1990s. I sort of got gypsy feet

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