Archive December 2009

The Peace of the Season 1

It’s that time of year when we look back over the past year, and yet anticipate a new one.

The Quincy Tea Party 1

Dec9

The Quincy Tea Party hosted Lincoln’s Legacy: Patriots on the Prairie, which was carried live on the Glenn Beck Special on Fox News.

Quincy’s German Roots 0

Driving through town, I can tell which homes were built by someone from the north (Westphalia) or the south (Black Forest) of Germany.

Taste of Downtown 0

Dec9

During the holiday season, people are often faced with the frustration of trying to find the perfect gifts for friends and family.

Crowned in the Gem City 0

Dec9

Last spring, Kellea Dietrich was crowned the 2009 Miss Quincy title holder and has already had a year full of exciting experiences and memories that will last a lifetime.

Grandma’s Wings 0

Dec9

For many years, I’ve been around grandmothers. They have always been a great inspiration to me.

In with the Old 0

As much as people are encouraged to buy new furnishings these days, sometimes reusing items that have been around for a while might be a “greener” action than buying new.

Window Coverings: Keeping the Green Movement Going 0

Dec9

When designing window treatments, our first priority is to make sure the design reflects the client’s decorating style.

Not Your Father’s Brokerage Firm 0

Dec9

One year ago I opened my own company through an independent broker dealer, Investors Capital Corporation, based in Lynnfield, MA.

Movie Reviews from Blu-Ray Daily 0

Dec9

Set in 1950s American suburbia, Revolutionary Road tells the story of Frank and April Wheeler, who buy a home on said road and set out to live the American dream.

Dead Horses 0

Dec9

I have many fond memories of growing up just a quarter of a mile from my maternal grandparents’ farm home just outside of Quincy in Melrose Township.

Holiday Shopping Tips with Domestics Etc. 0

Sentimental gifts are always a win. Photo frames with family pictures or items with a verse or phrase displayed on it give a nice personalized touch.

Best Tech Gifts under $150 0

Dec9

The gift-giving season can often be hectic for those lacking gift ideas. No need to fear, however; John Mast from Computer Works gives some tech-related gift ideas.

Publisher’s Note for Issue 5 0

By this time, children have settled into their school routines, and the general public breathes in the biting aroma of the autumn weather.

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