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‘Dawn’ of a new era for flower shop

By Rod Lee

Ask Dawn Brule why she decided to add another venture—the Douglas Flower Shoppe—to one she is already operating and the response is “why not? It was an opportunity and a good fit with The Gift Authority.” Both are housed on the grounds of the Tetreault family’s Granutec Inc. on Davis St. in East Douglas. The company is the “... Read More

Secretary Beaton visits Alternatives’ green buildings

Agency awarded LEED certification

By Magda Dakin

“Very impressive,” said Matthew A. Beaton, Massachusetts’ Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs, as he toured the renovated buildings at 50 Douglas Street in Whitinsville last week.

Secretary Beaton came to the Alternatives headquarters buildings to see the results of years of renovations done “green,” tour the facility, and mark its innovative completion of the various aspects of environmentally friendly... Read More

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