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Crazy permit story

8 July, 2013: We normally don’t talk about licensing and permitting. Early on I wrote something on this website. Let’s just say I ended up being publicly reprimanded in a licensing hearing. Yes, there is freedom of speech. But I think all business owners are scared of retribution. If you’re a small business retribution can be crippling. So we don’t talk… Read More

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“Thank you so much”

8 July, 2013: The reception we’re experiencing at Brookline Village (BLV) and Burlington (BUR) is really surprising me. I mean, I know we do some amazing stuff and we’ve got the best employees in the world, but I don’t expect everyone else to see that, at least not right away. I was in Brookline yesterday and a woman stopped me… Read More

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Clover’s first ever sign

2 July, 2013: Crazy we made it this far without a sign. For the trucks they are the sign. We never intended to have a sign for HSQ. I think at that point in our development we expected folks would find us, which they did. The HUB was suppose to have a sign, but I never got around to figuring… Read More

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I really love this space

31 May, 2013: I keep loving this little space. I feel like I shouldn’t. It’s much more modest than most of our other upcoming projects. It used to be a Papa Ginos. It’s a little riskier for us than some other locations that are in the pipeline. It’s going to be take-out only. But it’s got this great feeling. Our… Read More