Saturday, December 22, 2012
It's 72 hours til Christmas morning. Are you done? If not, where locally do you plan to go for last-minute gifts?
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- Chris Helms
Saturday, December 22, 2012
If you celebrate Christmas and still have shopping to do, this is crunch time. Just three days left until Christmas morning. Retailers are happy this year because of the way the calendar falls. It provides an extra full day of shopping versus last year, when Christmas Eve fell on a Saturday. So tell us, North Shore. Are you done shopping? If not, where will you be going this weekend and Monday? Here are links to stories Patch has done about go-to-places in our towns and cities for last minute Christmas shopping: Tell us about your favorite local businesses for last-minute gifts.
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Find St. Patrick’s Day items and so much more at Rose & Dove.
Do you like to take St. Patrick's Day beyond the corned beef and cabbage and beer? Right now at Rose & Dove, shoppers can feel the luck of the Irish with the many St. Patrick’s Day items available in store. Among the variety of everyday gifts that you may find throughout the store, you'll also discover an Irish Blessings hand towel embroidered with a message of peace and good fortune, lucky charm jewelry, Kiss Me I’m Irish mugs and a Mariposa Shamrock Napkin server. Lucky horseshoe keepsakes add to the mix. Founded in 2007, Rose & Dove offers an interesting selection of merchandise; while gift giving may be on your mind, you may be hard pressed to walk out without something for yourself. You might spy the ample selection of Alex and Ani …
Monday, December 20, 2010
Don't forget your pet this holiday season.
Pet lovers, have you purchased something special for the furry little friends in your life? 'Tis the season of giving, and that includes your companionship pals. Consider these five places for holiday gift ideas for the special pets in your home. Wiggles & Jiggles Pet Care Dog walking, cat and critter care and pet sitting services– Owned and operated by Tracey Zysk, Wiggles & Jiggles Pet Care provides services that offer your pet the undivided attention they crave and the care of a professional who has been in business for more than nine years. Tracey noted that in her experience, pet owners in North Andover are particularly connected to their animals. "The residents of North Andover absolutely adore their pets," Zysk said. "So they …
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
Five Places to Holiday Shop in North Andover.
Is your holiday shopping done? Have you even started? It is that time of year when the masses flock to the malls in a frantic push to check off the countless items that have crowded their shopping lists. It is hard enough to figure out what to buy our friends, family, loved ones, cherished teachers and service providers as it seems that thoughtful and creative gifts options are few and far between in these days of gifts cards and electronics. Adding to the stress is that dreaded trek to the mall where parking and personal space are painfully diminished with each passing day. Thankfully, North Andover has some wonderful retail options that offer shoppers, not only, an enjoyable shopping experience but some unique gift alternatives that…