The Lad’s Journey

The Lad has been traveling the world for over 30 years, taking trips to remote villages in the Philippines and Africa.While traveling with him is his beloved dog, he is also a self-described “nervous, shy, and a little paranoid.”In his travels, the Lad has met a lot of interesting people, but he’s especially excited toRead More

Westwood Village, a French Village in New Hampshire, N.H., has a cafe, restaurant and outdoor market

Westwood, New Hampshire’s second-most populous city, has become synonymous with food and foodies.But it’s not all foodies: In fact, it’s one of the country’s most iconic places for outdoor dining.Here’s a look at Westwood’s past and present.Westwood Village is located just south of Concord, New Jersey, on Route 20 in New Bedford, New Bedford County.ItRead More

Local business owners are worried by rising prices

A local business owner in Chicago says rising property taxes in some of her community’s newest neighborhoods have made her hesitant to open a store.But she’s hopeful the trend will turn around and she’s confident her community will eventually be able to embrace small businesses.The neighborhood around Lakeview Village has been struggling since the startRead More