• April 15, 2014
       For Cynthia C. of Culpeper, VA, Main Street is an extension of home.

    For Cynthia C. of Culpeper, VA, Main Street is an extension of home.

  • April 10, 2014
    Past, present, and future—Lisa E.’s Main Street love runs deep.

    Past, present, and future—Lisa E.’s Main Street love runs deep.

  • February 25, 2014

    Creating Community While Shopping on Main Street

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    People have a bond with their Main Street business owners that goes beyond a friendly hello. Find out why.

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  • February 3, 2014

    Show Us Your Town’s Colors

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    Whether it’s the dogwoods that bloom every spring or a classic neon sign on Main Street, every town has its colors. Show us yours!

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  • January 29, 2014

    Why People Love Main Street, Reason 1: Hardware Stores

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    In the Benjamin Moore Main Street Matters program, we have gotten to know our neighbors and we’re learning that people love their hardware stores. Find out why.

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  • January 29, 2014
    Walking is good for business.
Studies have shown that stores located in walkable areas have higher retail sales, in part thanks to sidewalk traffic.
Support local businesses by taking a walk on your main street.

    Walking is good for business.

    Studies have shown that stores located in walkable areas have higher retail sales, in part thanks to sidewalk traffic.

    Support local businesses by taking a walk on your main street.

  • January 20, 2014

    Kicking Off and Hanging Out in Hilo, Hawaii

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    Hilo’s Main Street looks a little different from most others in North America. Check out the photos to see what makes this community worth celebrating.

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  • January 3, 2014

    New Paint Is Just the Beginning for Sanford

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    In Sanford, North Carolina, we celebrated not just a new look for Steele St., but the start of big changes for the town.

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  • January 3, 2014

    New Business and Fresh Paint on Xenia’s Main Street

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    In Xenia, Ohio, we got to know some of the owners of the repainted stores on main street. Check out the photos and learn more about their businesses.

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  • January 3, 2014

    Nyack’s Main Street Gets a Fresh New Look

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    We painted Main Street! Nyack’s historic downtown is sporting a fresh, new look, and we think the results are breathtaking. Check out the photos for yourself.

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  • July 15, 2013

    Communities Energized by Main Street Matters

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    We received hundreds of thank-yous from all across North America, and we’re thrilled to have touched so many. Thanks for all your comments.

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  • July 8, 2013

    The 20 Main Street Matters Communities for 2013

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    We congratulate all of the towns that were a part of Main Street Matters. See which Main Streets will be revitalized over the next year.

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