STNG: For 25 years, almost up to the day she died, Plainfield seamstress Beverly Pisut owned and operated Beverly's Interiors, where she designed, sewed and sold her custom draperies and home accessories. The business was successful, said...
newsdurhamregion.com: While Alexandria Durrell works, her three-year-old daughter Story isn't in daycare or at a babysitter's. She is playing in the same room. Ms. Durrell is one of many small business owners who is a work-from-home mom....
thedailygreen: When my son, Ethan, entered first grade and the extracurricular rat race, I was appalled by the over-consumption of bottled water and other waste. Parents with cases of bottled water in the back of their...

Mom Is An Innovator

TheRecord.com: A new parent is usually occupied with thoughts of sleepless nights and diaper changes. Agata Majerski was thinking about a business opportunity. Majerski was pregnant with her first son while she studied biology and chemistry at Wilfrid...
When starting a business, most people end up going into debt and gradually building their way out. It was the complete opposite for Marie and Maged Abdu. The parents of 5 children, they...
Carroll County Times: About a year ago, Finksburg mom Beth Merz asked her 14-year-old baby sitter what she was doing for the weekend. When the teenager said she was hanging out with her friends at a local...
PowerHomeBiz.com: Kim Power Stilson, author, radio host and work at home mom suggests that work at home families (WAHF’s) have the opportunity to help with children’s confidence amid economic crisis. Inspired by her 14 year old daughter’s...
Examiner.com: I am a mom to three girls and they mean the world to me. Sometimes they make me mad but got to take the bad in with the good, right? Since I am a mom...
CantonRep.com: CANTON Job seekers looking for something a little out of the mainstream found plenty to see Thursday during the Stark County District Library's Job Fair for Entrepreneurs. The fair was set up for people who want...

Mom's Running Businesses

KOMU 8: An expo Thursday showcased mothers who run their own businesses from home. Suzanne Becket is one mom who uses her creativity to make a few bucks on the side. Beckett runs Anna's Attic, a boutique...
Metro: Debbie Stevens twists balloons to entertain kids. But she could capture the imagination of little ones long before she knew how to make a balloon dog or lion. The stay-at-home mom ran a homecare back in...
Yahoo! Finance: WritingRoom.com -- an online community for aspiring writers to engage, encourage and appraise one another's work -- announces the 3rd place winner of their Author Launch Contest, Amanda Crum. Amanda Crum, a freelance writer from...

Google’s IPO

Google's IPO information page is now live, if you're into that sort of thing.