Every local community has a story, a history, and a unique personality that cannot be replicated. This is often thanks to specialized, small-scale businesses, like this one, which contribute to a neighborhood’s distinctive character and promote a thriving ecosystem in their community. Small, independent businesses offer diverse products and services, fostering economic resilience. When you buy local, you build local, and deepen your connection to your own community.
Strengthening the community begins by supporting and visiting local businesses like this one. To learn more about this business, check out their website or simply stop by, say hello, and discover—or rediscover—all that this business has to offer.
Did You Know?
- 48 cents of every dollar spent at a locally owned retail business goes back into the local community. That’s more than three times the amount that local economies recover from chain retailers — Civic Economics’ 2012 survey of local businesses
- Local businesses have generated 65% of the country’s net new jobs over the past 17 years — US Small Business Administration
Love Da Body
LaTisha Belton’s passion in life—to care for others—is the driving force behind her work as a licensed massage therapist. She helps clients find relief from pain via three main massage modalities: deep-tissue, trigger-point, and Swedish. To further relax muscles, she uses soothing lotions and heated stones.
98% of 88 customers recommend
“LaTisha Belton is the best massage therapist around; her deep tissue massage is the best!”
“Ensure she uses an oil that is sufficiently slippery/oily because she's really good, but the oil was not slippery enough, often pulling skin”
“Very attentive masseuse!!”