Economic Gateway http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com The Good Life News RSS Feed Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:23:58 -0800 en-us Support Small Businesses on Nov. 24 and Beyond http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=19855 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Sun, 18 Nov 2018 00:00:00 -0800 November 24 is Small Business Saturday, a shopping holiday that urges consumers to patronize small and independent businesses rather than online retailers or big box stores. American Express wa... Lakes Area Supports Premiere Classical Music Festival http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=19639 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Mon, 29 Oct 2018 00:00:00 -0700 In the summer of 2009, Scott Lykins and a few of his colleagues from the Eastman School of Music organized some informal classical music concerts in the Brainerd area. They never anticipated their act... Young Entrepreneur Saves Local Coffee Shop http://www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media/?item=18978 www.thegoodlifenorthcentralmn.com/the-good-life/news-and-media Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 -0700 Since 1972, the number of women-owned businesses in the U.S. has risen 3,000 percent. It’s an impressive statistic, especially considering the fact that women were required to have a male co-sig...