Another Northampton Original: THORNES MARKETPLACE

I promised to tell you about Thorne’s Marketplace many months ago, this quirky shopping attraction in the heart of our quirky town of Northampton, before I got sidetracked by summer and visitors and illness. Now that the cold weather’s upon us, it’s time to move indoors and make that long-delayed visit. Click here to read [...]


Cornucopia and Thornes Use Energy-Efficient ‘Concierges’

NORTHAMPTON — Like many small-business owners, Bud Stockwell of Cornucopia Foods loves the idea of “greening up” his retail store in Thornes Marketplace — and saving money in the process. What he doesn’t love — or have the time for — is figuring out what energy-efficient investments make the most sense for his business.