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Shop Locally in Easton on Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24

Start your holiday shopping at locally owned stores during Small Business Saturday.

Shop Locally in Easton on Small Business Saturday on Nov. 24

Small Business Saturday is on Nov. 24 this year, two days after Thanksgiving. It is a day for everyone to support the small businesses that their community thrives on.

American Express founded the day in 2010 to help small businesses get exposure during the holiday season, when they might be otherwise overlooked. With retailers buzzing around the holidays, it is important to support local small businesses that rely on their neighbors in order to continue prospering and building the local economy in Easton.

“Promoting Small Business Weekend will help educate the public as to how vital small business is to our state’s economic outlook and hopefully motivate them to shop locally all year long,” said State Rep Shaunna O’Connell, who represents the 6th Precinct in Easton.

Last year, 100 million people nationwide participated in Small Business Saturday by shopping at locally owned stores to help boost the economy and their communities.

Here is a look at some Easton Small Businesses:

  • One2One BodyScapes
  • LOCO Tapas and Wine bar
  • Independent Liquors
  • Maguire's Bar and Grill
  • Avellino's Pizzeria
  • Mario's
  • Lucky Corner
  • Pop's Fine Wine and Liquors
  • Piezoni's
  • Winthrop's Hallmark
  • Highland Variety
  • Sherry Lynn Creations
  • Blueview Nurseries
  • Joe and Lei Clubhouse at Pine Oaks
  • Fernandez Lumber
  • P&L Paintball Supply
  • Easton Country Club Clubhouse
  • Furnace Brook Motors
  • Audio Visual Intelligence
  • Crazy Chef's Caterers
  • Easton Self Defense
  • Quality Auto Service
  • Five Corner's Petrolium
  • Flynn's Family Farm
  • Easton Car Care Center
  • Village Toy Shop

You can also “like” Small Business Saturday on Facebook by visiting www.facebook.com/shopsmall.

Everyone has locally owned businesses in their community, and shopping on Small Business Saturday is the perfect way to give back to the businesses you know and love in your community.

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