News / Spotlights

Sunday
Apr112010

Web site features deals at SM businesses

Santa Monica Daily Press:  In a first of its kind promotion that Chamber of Commerce officials hope will generate buzz for some of their members, five Santa Monica businesses this week will be featured by the Web site groupon.com, which promises "one ridiculously huge coupon each day."

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Wednesday
Mar312010

Buying Local in Santa Monica!

Wednesday
Mar312010

Downtown Santa Monica's Farmers' Market - Booming Despite the Bust

"The mission of the Santa Monica Farmers' Market," says its longtime supervisor, Laura Avery, "is to be a community service, a meeting spot, where our farmers bring the best produce possible and connect with local consumers, chefs, and the rest of California."

The Downtown Santa Monica Farmers' Market is one of the oldest Certified Farmers' Markets in California....

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Wednesday
Mar242010

Local Shoppers Stay Close to Home

Surf Santa Monica:  A vast majority of Santa Monicans believe buying locally is important, and many have changed their shopping habits in sustainable ways.

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Saturday
Mar132010

Despite the Economy, Most Shoppers Still Spending

Santa Monica Daily Press:  Despite a rocky economy this past year, 62 percent of Santa Monica residents claimed their shopping habits remained unchanged, according to a local spending survey conducted by city officials and business interests.

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