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Business as usual--though a somber spring at Pete’s Oasis

By Rod Lee

For businesspersons like Jean Chamberlain, this spring is not much different than others Chamberlain Construction in Douglas has greeted with “four kinds of screened loam and compost;” U-Haul rentals, now, too, for the first time.

The orders come in, the trucks go out, the rituals don’t change from year to year, Ms. Chamberlain said.

This is true with virtually all of the region’s garden centers, landscaping... Read More

Woman in Business Local Business Expo

Night of business, education, networking and fun

STURBRIDGE, MA…Woman in Business, Inc., a 501c(3) that supports women by fostering networking, sharing information and experiences, and providing educational opportunities, will be hosting a Business Expo showcasing local businesses on Wednesday, May 11 at Old Sturbridge Village, from 5-8pm.

The Business Expo offers a social but productive venue for local businesses to promote their company, network with other business representatives... Read More

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