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Top 10 Reasons to Shop Local

from http://www.thelocalparrot.com/ “Going local does not mean walling off the outside world. It Means nurturing locally owned businesses which use local resources sustainably, employ local workers at decent wages and serve primarily local consumers. It means becoming more self-sufficient and less dependant on imports. Control moves from the boardrooms of distant corporations and back into …

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Greenwoods goes

Today, Edmonton is losing one of its iconic local business as it shuts its doors today – Greenwoods Books. Gail, Laurie and Brad have been fixtures in this community and created such an incredible place for book lovers to get their books from an independent, locally owned bookshop.