A friend shared this website with me last week and I've taken a look at the project and talked about it with friends.
In this economy, small, locally-owned businesses are struggling to remain independent, offer the same good prices, and stay afloat. I especially appreciate local restaurants, local bookstores, and local farmer's markets, and can do my part to frequent local stores much more than I currently do.
Supporting my community - that Works for Me. For other tips, visit Kristen's site.