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Modern Relik ~ Unique Home Furnishings in Waltham, Massachusetts

Make Your Living Space Extraordinary Cary Berger and I are expanding our real-estate staging services to include more local inspiration and recently discovered Waltham’s Modern Relik. Founded by Interior Designer Meg Kimball, Modern Relik  is a furniture design company shattering the everything-looks-the-same-trend. The founder describes its offerings as a “unique mixology of past relics with the edgy […]

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Bright Lights, Watch City – Waltham Local First Sparks Vibrant Business Community

Waltham Local First 2018 Directory Launch Last night I attended Waltham Local First’s Launch Party for their 2018 Directory. Waltham Local First is a nonprofit network of independent, locally owned businesses working together to build a strong Waltham economy and to educate the public about the economic and cultural benefits of shopping local. Solea Restaurant […]

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Scarecrows Are Back in Downtown Andover

Festival Runs Till October 28 The 2017 Andover Coalition for Education (ACE) Scarecrow Festival, benefitting Andover Public Schools, started last Saturday. Be sure to get downtown to view the 75 scarecrows created by Andover children and other community groups throughout town. Pick your favorite and enter the online auction and you just might take that scarecrow […]

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North Andover Gloss & Glo Nail Salon Opens with 20 Percent Discount Offer

Entryway Sets The Tone Located at the North Andover Mall at 350 Winthrop Avenue, the salon’s exterior masks the luxury inside. Diverse Selection of Nail Polish Two walls of nail polish guarantee you’ll find the right color. Comfortable Manicure Stations The Manicure Center located behind the entryway offers two rows of comfortable manicure stations. Opulent Pedicure […]

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Pop-Up Art Show at North Andover Mill

Creative Meet & Mingle With a Touch of History North Andover business owners Darlene Allen and  Danielle (Dee) Dellovo ran a fun Pop-Up Art Show Sunday night in historic East Mill — one of the stately old brick structures lining High Street, connecting the town’s industrial past to its present. Soaring ceilings, magnificent windows, and mile-high brick walls created […]

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4 Dining Hot Spots in Waltham, MA – Video Tour

Phantom Gourmet Visits The Watch City Situated North of Boston in Middlesex County, Waltham — The Watch City — is home to a burgeoning food scene filled with promising restaurants. In fact, Waltham’s Moody Street is known as Restaurant Row because of the diversity of cuisines available there. Phantom Gourmet recently visited 4 dining hot spots in Waltham and here are […]

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Andover’s LaRosa’s Café & Bar

Downtown Hot Spot Tucked into Barnard Street, LaRosa’s Café & Bar has an old-fashioned, yet modern feel. The eat-in café is a great lunch spot — serving up signature sandwiches like the Salmon BLT — delish! — fresh salads, pastas, and daily specials. The back brick patio exudes European elegance and is open day and night and most of the year for […]