The idea for About’s monthly Splurge column was born from the 3/50 Project, a nationwide movement among local retailers to promote one thing—shopping locally. Each month, Splurge showcases unique products and gifts you can find right here in Stark County, each for about $50.
With so much happening downtown, who are the driving forces behind all of the changes? With the help of the About advisory board, we selected these 10 community leaders to put a spotlight on the positive changes they are making downtown. Here’s who is moving and shaking downtown:
For the second year, we asked, and About magazine readers responded. And now, the votes have been counted in the 2010 About magazine Local Favorites awards. This time around, we chose new categories to highlight even more gems here in Stark County.