Nov. 24, 2014
Shopping in the Blackstone Valley
by Jacleen Charbonneau
Many smart shoppers are familiar with the excitement of Black Friday, awake in the early morning hours to grab the best deals of the season. Following this day, however, is Small Business Saturday, when local businesses hold special events and sales for those who shop local. Introduced by major credit card company American Express, Small Business Saturday has become known around the country, including the... Read More
Nov. 22, 2014
Holiday and party fun right in your own backyard!
Story and photo by Janet Stoica
WEBSTER -- Selling fun for holiday and party events is what locally-owned A Bounce Above is all about. Pedro Villegas is a most engaging business owner. His business card reads “We Deliver Excitement” and he and his staff can readily supply the fun. From his great smile to infectious laugh, you can’t help but want to try some of the trendy and cool creations his store has to offer.
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