Saturday, May 11, 2013
Results from a recent executive survey ranked Massachusetts 47th for business.
A CEO magazine ranks Massachusetts as one of the worst states in the nation for business. Chief Executive Magazine ranked Massachusetts 47th based on a survey of corporate leaders. Survey respondents reported the Bay State is one of the worst for taxation and regulation. The state Republican Party is pointing to the survey and saying that Gov. Deval Patrick and the Democratic-led Legislature are bad for the economy and business. What do you think about Massachusetts’ business climate? Is this a good state in which to do business?
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Looking for a new or used sports car? Here are some options.
If you're in the market for a new sports car, there are vehicles for sale locally. Check out these options below: 1. 2011 Porche Panamera 4S, $71,900 This jet-black (is that an oxymoron?) coupe is justly described as a "head turner" by the dealer, Automall Collection in Peabody. It has 35,880 miles on it and is under the factory warranty for the balance of what's left of that warranty. For more, visit AOL Autos. 2. 2013 MINI Hardtop John Cooper Works, $39,950 I don't know if there's a serious debate about whether MINIs are sports cars. But there's no doubt the souped-up top of the line MINI, the John Cooper Works edition, counts as a sports car. MINI of Peabody has a variety of models in this trim, including this one in "thunder gray" …
Despite plans to build housing on the public golf course, the Rolling Green is open for business this season and management is encouraging area residents to come by.
Is the Rolling Green Golf Course Still Open? The Rolling Green golf course on Route 133 in Andover offers a challenging course at a low price making the area great for both beginners and the experienced. And manager Bernie Melanson says the course is now open, despite plans for a housing development on the land. The Rolling Green, owned by Andover Country Club owners, boasts 9 holes, mostly par 3s, in West Andover only seconds off Interstate 93. North Reading Tyson Vasipoli was playing on the course Saturday afternoon and said that the course is his go-to spot. "I don't always play golf but, when I do, I choose Rolling Green," said Vasipoli. The Rolling Green is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and is located at 311 Lowell St…
Here's a closer look at five local homes holding open houses this weekend.
Looking to move to Andover area or looking for a new home in town? Every Friday, we provide a list of area homes holding open houses this weekend. All home information is contained in the photo captions. The open houses are on Sunday unless otherwise indicated. Realtors, if your listing isn't here, please add it either in the comments section or by adding a photo with the open house hours.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Employees at the Philips' Andover location recently helped assemble kits that will assist with premature babies.
This was submitted by Philips Andover. Andover, MA – As part of a commitment to support the developmental needs of premature infants, Philips and the March of Dimes are working together to support families with babies in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through volunteer events in five cities across the country, including Andover, Monroeville, Atlanta, Stamford, CT, and San Jose. In Andover, the campaign kicked off on May 6 at the offices of Philips Mother & Child Care, which offers specialized infant care products and solutions for babies in the NICU, including developmentally supportive, infant-positioning products, respiratory care products, incubators, warmers, and educational programs for clinicians. Each year, nearly 500,000…
Here are five homes sold in the past week in Andover.
Want to know what sold in Andover recently? Wondering how much that house you drive by all the time sold for? Find all home information is contained in the photo captions. Realtors, if you had sales in the last week, feel free to add a photo with the sale information in the caption. Information compiled using MLS data courtesy of Aol Real Estate.
Monday, May 6, 2013
These homes were recently added to the Andover real estate market.
Here's a closer look at 5 local homes that were recently added to the real estate market in Andover. All home information is contained in the photo captions. Information compiled using MLS data courtesy of Zillow.com.
This year, Gates and Gables, the Andover Historical Society's biannual tour of houses, will treat visitors to an inside look at eight Andover homes displaying a colorful diversity of architectural, collecting, and decorating styles.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Check out four homes for sale that were built between 1700 and 1799.
Here are four homes for sale in Andover that were built sometime in the 18th century. All home information is contained in the photo captions. Are you selling a home built in the 1700s? Upload it directly to this article by clicking on the green button that says "Upload your photos and videos."
The spring is the perfect time to tackle your property’s exterior. Whether you’re putting your home up for sale or looking to freshen up the look of your home, today it’s all about curb appeal.