Town receives ‘Giving’ honor | Local News

Laveta Brigham

Fountain Hills is the recipient of a 2020 Insurify’s Season of Giving Award for Arizona. The Season of Giving Award is presented to the city in each state with the highest volume of residents who have demonstrated a commitment to giving back to their communities. “Given the level of volunteerism […]

Aging Matters: Online, telephone Medicare workshop | Local News

Laveta Brigham

File photo Alex Raths///////////////// Online, telephoneMedicare workshop The Shepherd’s Center of Greater Winston-Salem will have a free online workshop for individuals turning 65 and those who already have Medicare to learn about the different insurance options available, including “Original Medicare,” Medicare prescription drug programs, Medicare supplements and Medicare Advantage plans. […]

Local toy store hoping for successful holiday season

Laveta Brigham

LUDLOW, Mass. (WWLP) – The Christmas shopping season can often make or break new businesses gaining a foothold in the marketplace for the first time. Earlier this year, Ray and Noreen Vigneault of Belchertown opened two PLAYNOW! toy stores in busy shopping areas of Westfield and Ludlow. When he wasn’t […]

Online orders help shop local effort this holiday season

Laveta Brigham

The pandemic has been a challenge for small businesses across KELOLAND, which is why communities are asking people to shop local this holiday season. Many local retailers are working hard to make sure their unique products are also accessible online this year. “Our website was originally more informational, now we […]