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Buying in Your Own Backyard

Posted Tuesday, December 6, 2011

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Buying in Your Own Backyard Shopping for the holidays? There are ways to do it that benefit both the recipient of your gift and the local economy. Whether you're giving a box of chocolates, a fine bottle of wine, scented candles, fashion accessories or something more practical -- like a space heater to take the edge off those cold Northeast Ohio winters -- we'll tell you how to buy local, whether it's made here or headquartered here. What's your favorite local gift? Join us Tuesday morning at 9:00.

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Economy, Regional Economy/Business - Analysis and Trends, Government/Politics

Guests

Jeff Baldassari, President, The Taylor Companies
Brad Root, president, A.I. Root Candles
Hope Paolini, Director of Operations, Suarez Manufacturing Industries
Mike Kubinski, co-founder, CLE Clothing
Andrew Somtay, Cash Mobs
Gerard McDermott, chief marketing officer, Step2

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Ahoy Ohio, links to many Ohio-made products
http://www.ohioproud.org/affiliates.php” title="Ohio Proud">Ohio Proud
Ohio wines

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