Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The owners of Lucci's Supermarket and Elia's Country Store said they see plenty of customers during the Thanksgiving rush.
This week, there is plenty to be thankful for. For a pair of Wilmington business owners, a boost in business before Thanksgiving is one of those things. Melissa Elia of Elia’s Country Store and John Lucci of Lucci’s Supermarket both said Thanksgiving week is one of the busiest times of the year as customers flock to fill their tables with last minute needs. “The place is extremely busy this week,” said Lucci, whose store includes Susan’s Kitchen where customers can purchase homemade dishes that are ready to eat. “I think what’s different now compared to a few years ago is that we sell a lot more prepared foods. If you can cook a turkey at home, Susan’s Kitchen can help you out with all of the sides. There’s a big crew back there and they …
Sunday, July 31, 2011
A look at the week’s most notable stories.
This week was a sad one for many in Wilmington as funeral services were held for Christopher Crosby. The 23-year-old was serving in the United States Army at the time of his death. Crosby was buried with full military honors on Wednesday. On Thursday, local officials weighed in on the national debt crisis. Check out the video that we shot here. This week, Wilmington Patch debuted its Patch Passport feature. This link will take you to a portal containing ideas for traveling back in time, finding a hidden gem in town and more. In other news this week, fire damaged a home on Woburn Street and we took a trip to Elia’s Country Store.
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Something unique can certainly be found at Elia's.
Goceries, deli, spirts, and a highly revered meat department bring customers to Elia's Country Store from all over the area. Scroll through the pictures above and see what the establishment has to offer.