Small Businesses are the Heart of Our Community

Growing up in a small community, I frequently visit locally-owned businesses from shoe stores and dress shops to cafés and bookstores. It is true that some small businesses cannot always afford to be the lowest price in town, but there are countless benefits to shopping local. Small business owners get to know their customers, who…

A Walk at Dorchester Academy

Imagine if you will walking among some of the most timeless oak trees to ever be created, all the while listening to someone tell you stories, true life accounts, about playing baseball with Martin Luther King Jr. That’s how I got to spend a lovely afternoon many (ok like 12 years now, you don’t need…