No longer does Jennifer Stelly push a metal shopping cart down supermarket aisles. Instead, she carries a reusable bag to pick out produce - all grown organically by local farmers - in the three rows at the Central City Co-Op in Montrose.
"Generally speaking, I absolutely refuse to shop at Wal-Mart and I always try to go just as local as possible. ... I try to stay away from corporate America as much as possible," said Stelly, who quit her engineering job four years ago to open an energy-medicine business.
Stelly said she prefers family-owned businesses to chain stores. She Read more