Vale tavern owner worries without federal help her businesses could founder

Kathy Saldana, owner of the A Street Tavern in Vale and Quins Bar in Ontario, said she is worried her businesses will continue to struggle without help from the federal Paycheck Protection Program. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

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VALE – Kathy Saldana said she will always remember her emotion last week when she learned the federal Paycheck Protection Program ran out of money.

“I felt like someone throat punched me,” said Saldana.

The $349 billion program . . .