Due to inclement weather, all Library branches will close at 4:30 p.m. today, Friday, Dec. 6, including facilities with drive-up service. All branches will delay opening and drive-up service until 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. See the weather closing policy.
Published December 16, 2008 Submitted by: Mike
U.S News & World Report has come out with a list of fifteen cutting-edge businesses that have an excellent chance to succeed in todays' gloomy economy. They've stayed away from fads and flash-in-the-pan ventures.
For entrepreneurs, however, the present economic climate has peril as well as promise. So U. S. News also details the five most overrated small-biz opportunities. Are you surprised that contracting and restaurants make the list? (Springfield, by the way, has roughly one restaurant for every 142 households.)
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