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Perkins Custom Upholstery

Business Profile: giving old furniture new life

by Magda Dakin

UXBRIDGE – Do you have a worn and faded favorite chair that fits you just right, is perfect in your dining room, or has cherished memories of Grandma sitting in it brushing her hair 100 strokes every night? Maybe you have an awesome recliner that you need to sit in to be sure your team wins the game; it’s older than the kids and your wife is threatening to “throw that junky chair out.”

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What can your pharmacist do for you?

by Jason Poquette, BPharm, R.Ph

October is officially American Pharmacists Month. Well, at least it has been since 2004 when “National Pharmacy Week” (begun in 1925) was expanded.  I’m not sure assigning any profession a particular ‘week’ or ‘month’ is the key to promoting awareness.  Lately it seems ice buckets do a better job of that.  But for what it is worth, I am grateful for the career I’ve been allowed to pursue, and... Read More

Oct. 15, 2014 Blackstone Valley Edition
Oct. 15, 2014 Yankee Shopper Blackstone Valley
Oct. 1, 2014 Route 395 Edition
Yankee Shopper  Oct. 1, 2014 Route 395 Edition

The Fall chill is setting in and the Winter cold will be biting at our fingers and ears before long.  This time of year is particularly hard for those without shelter or struggling to provide their families with warm clothing.  Contribute to your local Hats for Hope organization and... Read More