Mar. 03, 2015
What’s in a name?
In the case of Yankee, it means New Englander and connotes ingenuity and frugality (we hope).
In the case of our former name, Yankee Shopper, it meant that we showcased advertising from local merchants. And so the Yankee Shopper had been doing this job—relaying the information about products and services to our communities for 40 years.
Two years ago we expanded Yankee Shopper coverage by mailing it to residents—a reach of more... Read More
Mar. 02, 2015
An eco-friendly way to rid your car of winter road chemicals
By Becky Harvey
The whipping winds of winter with its biting, frigid temperatures and mounds upon mounds of that fluffy white gunk we New Englanders are proud to claim as our own (but also love to claim we hate) might not have us thinking about getting our cars washed, but if you ask any mechanic, he or she will probably tell you that we should. With all that snow and ice comes loads of road salt and other “conditioning agents” that... Read More