Saturday, April 28, 2012
A round-up of favorite flower shops in the Greater Boston area.
Patch readers throughout the greater Boston area weighed in on their favorite local florist. After five days of voting, here are our winners: Back Bay: Winston Flowers, 131 Newbury St. Beacon Hill: Rouvalis Flowers & Gardens, 40 West Cedar St. Charlestown: Bunker Hill Florist, 1 Thompson Square Malden: Martin's Flower Shop, 119 Lebanon St. Medford: The Blue Hydrangea, 468 High St. Melrose: Pepperberry Florist, 539 Main St. Somerville: Nellie's Wildflowers, 72 Holland St. South End: Lotus Designs, 547 Columbus Ave., Ste. A Stoneham: Evergreen Florist, 397 Main St. Wakefield: Flowers By Melinda, 111 Albion St.
Saturday, April 14, 2012
Patch readers from around the Boston area voted on their favorite sporting goods stores in the region. Here are the results.
This week we asked readers to vote on the best place to buy sporting goods. After five days of voting, here are the results from across the region. Melrose Marathon Sports, 401 Main St. South End South End Athletic Company, 652 Tremont St. Somerville Sports Authority, 133 Middlesex Ave. Charlestown Townie Sportswear, 50 Terminal St. Beacon Hill City Sports at Downtown Crossing, 11 Bromfield St. Back Bay City Sports, 222 Berkeley St. Wakefield Ski & Sport Shack, 408 Main St. Medford Modell's, 640 Fellsway Stoneham Stoneham Sports Center, 9 Central St. Malden Patriot Skateboards, 804 Main St.
Saturday, April 7, 2012
Patch readers from around the Boston area voted on the tax preparers they trust the most, and here are the results.
This week we asked Patch readers from around Greater Boston an important question: Where's the best place to do your taxes? After five days of voting, here are the results: Charlestown H&R Block, 142 Main Street. Malden William C. Nelson, 712 Salem St Medford Quigley Ramio and Company, 0 Governors Ave. Melrose Melrose Accounting & Tax Specialist, 543 Main St., and Hughes and Company, 1 West Foster St. Somerville Paul B. Bain, Jr., 17 College Ave. South End Gordon E. Parry, C.P.A., 509 Columbus Ave Stoneham H & R Block, 212 Main St. Wakefield JMS Tax and Financial Services, 599 North Ave (#9-3)
Friday, April 6, 2012
The local accountant was named the city's best in our reader poll.
This week's Best of Patch Readers' Choice award for the city's "best place to do your taxes" goes to accountant William C. Nelson, whose office at 712 Salem Street received 19 of 28 votes cast, or 67% percent of the vote. Nelson's website says that he's been a Certified Public Accountant in the Malden area for over 40 years, and that he offers "a full range of accounting, tax, and small business consulting services at affordable fees." Thomas M. Mallon Financial Services came in second place with 17%, which is 5 votes.
Monday, April 2, 2012
Please vote for your favorite place to get your taxes done at by taking our poll. Then click on the directory link and write a short review.
Taxes are due April 17, and plenty of people probably need help finding a tax preparation service in town. So for this week's Best of Patch Readers' Choice contest, vote for the Malden business that you think handles taxes, especially at the last minute, best. Here are some of our favorite ones, but if we're leaving someone off the list, please let us know in the comments and we'll add that business. Do you own one of these businesses? Claim your listing! Voting in the poll below is open until 9 a.m. Friday. Because this poll is not scientific, it is not the sole consideration in choosing a winner. The winner will be determined by the Patch editor, based on poll results and reviews on Patch Places. Please vote only once per survey, per …
Monday, March 19, 2012
For this week's Reader's Choice Best of Patch question, we need your help identifying Malden's best salons.
Whether you get the works or just lower your ears once a month, we want to know - where's your go-to Malden salon? Malden has 40 salons registered in our Malden Patch Places section, but if we've missed one, let us know in the comments and we'll be sure to add it: