In lean times, consumers pinch pennies and eliminate most luxuries. From cutting back on extras to more prudent spending and budgeting, people inject a degree of caution into their financial habits. In such a volatile environment, smaller, local businesses count on your patronage in order …Continue Reading Think Local! 7 Reasons Why Supporting Local Business is Good for Your Community
Mosquitoes and ticks are carriers of diseases which can make people sick, including Eastern Equine Encephalitis, West Nile Virus, and Lyme Disease. Warm days and a higher frequency of outdoor activities make summer a high-risk season for getting bitten by these critters; take precautions when …Continue Reading How to Avoid Mosquitoes and Ticks This Summer
The National Parks Service (NPS) was created in 1916 by President Woodrow Wilson and has since amassed 401 national parks covering more than 84 million acres of land; nearly 300 million people visit national parks each year. National parks are in every state except Delaware, …Continue Reading July is National Parks and Recreation Month
Tax season is upon us. Massachusetts state income taxes are due to be filed by April 16, 2013. The Massachusetts Department of Revenue website contains plenty of information about how to file your 2012 state income taxes, and here are answers to a few common …Continue Reading It’s that time of year again…
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