Take the Neighbors Poll — When mom-n-pop stores close, what do you miss?

What is most important to you about locally owned stores?
Reader poll
  • More of the profits stay in my town. 24% 13 votes
  • I think they offer more personal service. 51% 28 votes
  • It’s quicker: I’m in, I buy, I’m out. 11% 6 votes
  • I know the owner. 1% 1 vote
  • Small doesn’t work for me as well as box stores. 9% 5 votes
  • Small doesn’t work for me as well as the internet. 1% 1 vote

54 total votes.

Poland and Canfield will say goodbye to long-time neighborhood pharmacies.

It made the Neighbors staff want to know: What stands out about small, mom-n-pop shops?

Go to the Neighbors Web sites that are linked to vindy.com and find the poll and vote.

We'd also be thrilled if you left a comment or two.

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