Thursday, May 30, 2013
Dr. Azar Korbey teamed up with his brother-in-law to launch docWebTRC almost seven years ago.
There's a running joke between Salem practicioner Dr. Azar Korbey and his brother-in-law John Alders that Korbey invented the Internet. Long before Korbey and Alders teamed up on a business venture that started as an idea and has since stretched across the country, Korbey was already making moves to establish the online presence of his medical practice. "I was one of the first doctors around to have a website," said Korbey. "I wanted it to be useful to the practice so it cut down on phone calls." Prescription refill requests, non-urgent appointment requests and secure online bill pay were all available at the click of a mouse. The concept was unique for the late 1990's, and Korbey later learned that other doctors shied away from an online …
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Today only, proceeds from two signature products will help the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Taco Bell locations across New England are giving back to The One Fund Boston today, donating proceeds from the sales of two signature products, according to a report by Boston Magazine. The Cool Ranch and Nacho Cheese Doritos Locos Tacos will both be discounted 30 percent to $1 today. The limited deal will offer 100 percent of the net proceeds to the victims of the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings. Salem has two Taco Bell locations participating, one inside the Mall at Rockingham Park and one outside on 322 S. Broadway. According to the report, Taco Bell is also promoting the storewide event through social media with the Twitter hashtag #DLT4Boston
Recent homes sold in Salem and Windham, according to our partners at Zillow.com
Here are homes that sold recently in Salem and Windham, according to listings by our partners at Zillow.com. Click the links below for additional information. 89 Lake Shore Road, Salem – sold 5/8 for $475,000 150 Pelham Road, Salem – sold 5/6 for $355,000 14 Trolley Lane, Salem – sold 5/3 for $190,000 69 Stacey Circle, #69, Windham – sold 5/8 for $173,500 5 Meadow Road, Windham – sold 5/6 for $189,000 50 Stacey Circle #50, Windham – sold 5/3 for $160,000
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
The pair has teamed up to bring their career experience to a new entrepreneurial pursuit.
Salem resident and marketing professional Stephanie O'Shaughnessy sees an opportunity to guide local businesses lacking the resources to establish their social brand on the Internet. With the assistance of her husband David O'Shaughnessy, a web designer with over 15 years of experience, she has launched a company to help other companies succeed in a world dominated by tablets and Twitter. "We've been in the business for a long time," said Stephanie O'Shuaghnessy. "We thought -- 'why don't we put our services together and create this company. We can both use our talents and creative outlets.'" The two launched Com-You-Nity Marketing Group in December and they are already taking on local clients. One of the more recent businesses getting a …
Sunday, May 26, 2013
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Friday, May 24, 2013
In the hunt for a new house? Here are six on the market in Salem, according to Zillow.
Six homes for sale in Salem include these houses via listings on Zillow.com. Click the links below for more details and contact information. 6 Stonegate Lane, Salem – $349,900 14 Sullivan Court, Salem – $204,900 12 Erin Lane, Salem – $349,000 65 Hooker Farm Road, Salem – $549,000 8 Wells Ave., Salem – $220,000 5 Orchard Terrance, Salem – $219,900
You can use this gas price widget to always find the lowest price of the moment. Pro tip: Gas up early this week to save money.
Click here for a full-screen view of the gas price map. If you don't see a map of your local area, click the magnifying glass in the upper right to enter your address. Nationwide, gas prices were predicted to be lower this summer compared to the last three years, but that won't translate into savings at the pump this Memorial Day weekend, experts said. "Motorists this year are facing rising gas prices heading into the Memorial Day holiday," said Michael Green, a AAA spokesman, adding that Memorial Day 2013 would probably be the most expensive since 2011. In past years, prices have declined heading into early summer as oil refineries produced more gasoline to meet expected summer driving demand. This year, though, Midwest refineries haven't…
Thursday, May 23, 2013
The powdery substance turned out to be leftover residue from a previous usage overseas of a shipping container.
A suspicious substance left over in a container used overseas prompted an emergency response Thursday morning to a Salem business. Salem Fire officials joined members of Southeastern New Hampshire Hazardous Materials Mutual Aid District to respond to the scene of Nora Systems Inc. on 9 Northeastern Boulevard shortly before 10 a.m. James Stone, who serves as Regional Emergency Planning Committee (REPC) director of the HazMat unit, said that the substance previously in the container was adaptic acid, which was confirmed to be the suspicious powder. The container was shipped from Germany before arriving in New Jersey on May 22. It was then put on a truck and brought to Salem. According to Salem Fire Capt. Stephane Cattin, the company produces…
Five luxury cars that are available for sale right here in Southern New Hampshire.
If you're in the market for something luxurious we've got five cars for you to check out that are available in New Hampshire. Most of these are base or not fully loaded. So one caveat: these autos don't come cheap. We know these cars are a reach car for most, but despite that, they can be fun to look at. If you could buy any luxury car, what would it be? 1. 2013 Cadillac Escalade Luxury: $72,335 This four-door 2013 Cadillac Escalade Luxury has a 6.2L V8 16V Flexible Fuel engine, six-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive. Features include Driver Information Center With Programmable Personalization Features Such As Door Locking And Unlocking, side blind zone alert, memorized settings for two drivers, voice-activated navigation. …
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
These homes sold for as low as $150,000 and as high as $511,500 in Windham and Salem.
Nine homes that sold recently in Salem and Windham, according to our partners at Zillow.com. Click the links below for additional information. * * * * * Click HERE for more Windham properties on Zillow.com and Click HERE for more Salem properties on Zillow.com