BOY SCOUT BLOG Historic Day for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council
Thursday, August 16 is a historic day for Scouting in the Northern Lights Council. At 11:00 AM we are dedicating the new Jon L. Wanzek Center for Scouting that will serve as the regional headquarters ... Posted on 8/15/12 at 5:12 PM
MS. SIMPLICITY Brick and Mortar Shopping
In light of my recent blog postwhere I confessed that I hate shopping, I thought I better share with you how I do like to shop.
Have you heard of "Small Business Saturday"? I like the sound of that b... Posted on 11/21/11 at 10:44 AM
STAFF BLOG ALL ABOUT FOOD There is no place like home for rhubarb dessert
I've been on vacation. For one week, I had an apartment in south Minneapolis. It was listed on a site that offers vacation rentals by owner. Up to this point, I hadn't spent much time exploring... Posted on 6/19/10 at 7:15 PM
After Black Friday and Small Business Saturday, you might think consumers will be ready for a break – but not so fast!
For the last several years, Cyber Monday – the Monday after Black Friday – has grown increasingly popular among consumers looking to take advantage of online clearance sales that retailers offer after Black Friday.
If you shopped at Wal-Mart Thursday afternoon, you may have thought something bad was going down. There were squad cars in the parking lot and several law enforcement officers walking around the store. However, there were no crimes being committed.
Do you want to know an easy way to impact the local economy?
According to Coni McKay, if every household in Douglas County spent an extra $10 each week locally, it would have an annual $2 million economic impact.
The emphasis, said McKay, who is the executive director of the Alexandria Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce, is on the money being spent locally.
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »