Posts Tagged "Local Memories. Lasting Impact."

H&H Home and Hardware: From Commercial Business to Marion Staple

H&H Home and Hardware: From Commercial Business to Marion Staple

Founded in 2000 in Marion, KY, H&H Home and Hardware originated as a business serving contractors and industrial commercial crews but in the last 3 years has developed into a staple hardware store supporting local artisans and the Marion, Kentucky community. Originally started by her parents and another couple, current co-Owner Shanna West’s earliest memory of the business is her father sitting at their kitchen table and calling everyone he…read more →

Metzger's Hardware Helps Local Firehouse Fire Up the Grill for Recognition During COVID Pandemic

Metzger's Hardware Helps Local Firehouse Fire Up the Grill for Recognition During COVID Pandemic

Los Alamos local hardware store Metzger’s Hardware opened in 1947 and has grown with their local community ever since. At the start, the business was an auto supply and general hardware store but has expanded to be a one-stop-shop hardware store in the Los Alamos, New Mexico area. Metzger’s Hardware provides the local community with everyday hardware necessities in addition to services and products typically only found at big-box retailers….read more →

The Importance of Community Engagement: Twins Ace Hardware

The Importance of Community Engagement: Twins Ace Hardware

Locally owned family businesses are something that brothers Craig and Jeff Smith know very well as their fathers’ local pharmacy in Bethesda, MD was a crucial part of their upbringing. In the Bradley Shopping Center was Strosniders Hardware, a well-known local hardware store purchased by the family in 1984. The ownership of this store helped them to learn the ins and outs of the hardware business and was the first…read more →

Hemlock Hardware: A Beacon of Hope During Hard Times in Fairfield

Hemlock Hardware: A Beacon of Hope During Hard Times in Fairfield

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a difficult time for small businesses, especially in Fairfield, CT. With restrictions tighter than ever in the region, many businesses struggled to stay open, but Hemlock Hardware’s Scott Pesavento did everything he could to support employees and the local community of Fairfield. 

Snooze Mattress Company Part of a Wide-Awake Pueblo Business Community.

Snooze Mattress Company Part of a Wide-Awake Pueblo Business Community.

Pueblo, Colorado, isn’t a huge city, which is a big part of its charm. But before you go calling this a “sleepy business community,” just check out some of the exciting things going on here – including being featured on a nationally broadcast Discovery Channel show about starting a small business and quickly growing it into a big success. At the center of much of the excitement are the owners…read more →

Carr Hardware and their Customers Donate PPE to Local Schools

Carr Hardware and their Customers Donate PPE to Local Schools

Family owned and operated since 1928, Carr Hardware has a long tradition of supporting the communities that surround their stores.  So when the Covid pandemic hit, it was only natural that they would step up and do what they could to help. That’s why they created the “Round-up for the Schools” campaign that in combination with the company’s match was able to provide and donate over $8,500 worth of personal…read more →

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