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April 25, 2010 12:00 AM

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: Local small businesses have a story to tell

The editors were huddled in the newsroom early this year, mapping out a strategy for our staff’s enterprise journalism in 2010. We came through a tough 2009 as survivors. And we wanted to come up with a plan to focus on — maybe even foster — better times ahead in the community.

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