What is the history behind Black Friday? How long has it existed? Where did it come from?
We made the November/December issue of Merrimack Valley Magazine, with an article on Chelmsford's Thanksgiving Forest, just one of the many impressive open spaces in this Merrimack Valley town. Located just a few minutes south of Chelmsford's town center, the article on Thanksgiving Forest is especially timely, with the Annual Day before Thanksgiving Walk approaching this…Read more Merrimack Valley Magazine Feature – Chelmsford’s Thanksgiving Forest
Happy New Year, readers! And best wishes for a successful and prosperous 2012! While I've been browsing through old family photographs and correspondence, I came across some old postcards, mostly from the 1911-1914 period. One of the first I found was this one, wishing a happy 1911. As we approach a new year, it's common…Read more A Look Back at 1911 – Events from a Century Ago