Wednesday Dec 4
New Owner for Henry Bear's Park
In the latest proof that a new generation is interested in preserving independent bookstores and local communities, Kas Sharma has purchased Henry Bear's Park, headquartered in Arlington, Mass., which operates three toy and bookstores in Arlington, Brookline, and Cambridge.
Independent bookstore appeal grows
When Porter Square Books sold in August, it was the fourth prominent Boston-area independent bookstore to change hands in the past five years.