Chamber meeting – 9/11/12 – Candidate for Congress Jon Golnik


TOPIC: Expanding the size and scope of the Federal government on the taxpayers dime

Jon has lived in Carlisle, MA since 2000.  He lives with his wife, Phyllis or 15 years and his 13 year old son and 10 year old daughter (and two dogs). He is a graduate of Dartmouth College (1989) with a degree in history (with honors).  After working for 1 year as a paralegal in New York City, he returned to school at the Johns Hopkins University (School of Advanced International Studies-SAIS). He received his degree in International Economics with a European Studies area concentration in 1992.  In 1993, he received his MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania (where he met his wife Phyllis). After graduating, he work as a foreign exchange and interest rate trader for almost 10 years before leaving the industry to start his own small businesses.  The first of which was Red River Trading Company.  Red River imported furniture and homes accessories (textiles, ceramics) from Asia.  He had a retail in Boston’s South End and an online presence.  Red River catered to retail clients as well as wholesale.  In 2007, Jon started College Sports Fanatics, a licensed re seller of Boston College merchandise. He did this until June 2011 when he began his second run for Congress.  He now does this full time.

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2012 Fourth of July Parade! – Details and Information

This olde town tradition is a sight to behold, for the youngest of young or the oldest of old. The floats are unveiled and the ribbons adorned, the blare of the fire truck sirens and antique car horns. The bands they will march or ride on a float, the kids are on bicycles, rollerblades, scooters or boats. The political players they walk and shake hands. The Militia are coming for all who are fans. Family and Friends, come one, come all. Wave the flag, and have a Ball!!

Details on the “Sudbury Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade”

Start Time: 1:00 PM on July 4, 2012 – Rain or shine!

Parade Theme: Sudbury: Past, Present and Future

End Time: Roughly 2:30 PM. Depending on where you sit on the route the parade will take about an hour to pass.

Start Location (full map included below): Corner of Union Ave and Route 20.

End Location: Sudbury Town Hall.

Judging Time: Judging for all floats will begin at noon on July 4th, 2011.

Street Closures: The Sudbury Police Department typically closes the area of the route starting at 12:30 the day of the parade.

Viewing: Spectators are allowed to stand or sit anywhere along the parade route. What is so great about this parade is there really are no bad seats! Don’t forget to bring your lawn chairs, water bottles and sunscreen!

Again we are looking forward to seeing you all there for what promises to be another great family fun parade.

Stay tuned, connect with us on Facebook or sign up for our newsletter to continue to get more details about the parade over the next few weeks.

Parade Map: Please note, the GREEN LINE is the parade route, the PURPLE LINE is for the parade marchers to load in.

View Sudbury MA 4th of July Parade in a larger map

Buy Your Tickets For The Event Under The Tent on 5/19/12!

A Fundraiser to Support the Sudbury Fourth of July Parade

When? – Saturday, May 19th, 2012 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Where? – The historic Longfellow’s Wayside Inn, Sudbury, MA


  • Live Entertainment & Dancing Provided by One of the Hottest Bands in Boston and the Metrowest, “Legit”
  • Chef’s Selection of Hors d’oeuvres
  • Tenderloin of Beef Carving Station
  • Salad, Pasta & Dessert Stations
  • Coffee and Tea

Why? – The Event Under the Tent is Sponsored by the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce to Fund the 4th of July Parade programs and services.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Quarterly Small Business Outlook Survey

In May of 2011, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce released the results of its inaugural quarterly Small Business Outlook Survey. The quarterly surveys are designed to track the small business community’s outlook on their business, the local economy, and the national economy over time. Small business owners are polled nation-wide, and respondents include U.S. Chamber members and non-members.

See the results


Prudential Stephan REALTORS Saves House From Demolition – Provides Sudbury Chamber of Commerce With A New Home!

The Sudbury Chamber of Commerce has a new home! Louis Stephan, Broker Owner of Prudential Stephan Realtors and President of the Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, saved the recently renovated house from demolition and had it moved across the street to replace an old barn on his property. The new building will house the Chamber of Commerce and the Law Offices of Lisa R. Dropkin. Additional retail or office space is available.

Read coverage on Metro West Daily and see a video of the house move on Sudbury Patch



Complimentary Retirement Plan Review at Spencer Financial, LLC

Complimentary Retirement Plan Review at Spencer Financial, LLC

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Call 978-443-6500 x100 to schedule your review.


Mailing Address:
Spencer Financial, LLC
327A Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776

KTFenton – 20% discount on your 1st snow plow service!

TFenton Masonry Plowing

Plan for the snow season! Get your free estimates and mention shop Sudbury to receive a 20% discount on your 1st snow plow service! Contact us now!

Mailing Address:
KTFenton Masonry, Inc.
8 Singing Hill Circle
Sudbury, MA 01776
Company Profile
K.T.Fenton Masonry, Inc. specializes in artisan quality masonry work throughout the Boston area since 1986. Ken Fenton has been in the business for over 30 years and has created beautiful and lasting projects including fireplaces, walkways, terraces, driveways and stonewalls. The company also does masonry construction and repair, drainage systems and drywells, historic restorations and water features.

Koko FitClub – Complimentary Koko Smartraining session & No Lifetime Membership Fee


Mention “Shop Sudbury” and receive a complimentary Koko Smartraining session & No Lifetime Membership Fee ($119 savings), if you decide to join, during the month of December.  Also, if you refer a friend to Koko Sudbury, and they join during the month of December, we will add a free 13th month to your membership (free month only valid on annual memberships).

Mailing Address:
Koko FitClub of Sudbury
447 Boston Post Road
Sudbury, MA 01776