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October 15, 2019
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Insider’s Guide to The Perfect Tailgate

Let’s be honest. As much as we are all looking forward to watching Boston College take on North Carolina State on October 19th at BC, we […]
October 4, 2019
survivingbreastcancer.org

A Spotlight on Support and Community: An interview with Laura Carfang, Executive Director of SurvivingBreastCancer.Org

In honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month we wanted to put the spotlight on an entrepreneur making strides to support those who are and […]
September 17, 2019

Week 11 Bike Winner: Andres L. from Auburndale

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 17, 2019

Week 10 Winner: Dahee Y. from Quincy

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 17, 2019

Week 9 Bike Winner: Aksiihith B. from Quincy

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 17, 2019

Week 7 Bike Winner: Aidan C. from Quincy, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 17, 2019

Week 6 Bike Winner: Austin M. from Belmont, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 17, 2019

Week 5 Bike Winner: Jinnan W. from Brookline

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
September 16, 2019

Boston Fashion Week: Community Has Never Looked So Good! An interview with Jay Calderin & Terri Mahn

Boston Fashion Week: Community Has Never Looked So Good! An interview with Jay Calderin & Terri Mahn By: Alicia Brothers Jay Calderin, Founder and Executive Director […]
September 12, 2019

Week 8 and 13 Winner: the Burchard Boys from Somerville, MA

August 27, 2019

Labor Day 2019

Labor Day 2019 We can’t believe Labor Day is already here! Where did the summer go? If you’re like us, you know how important it is […]
July 16, 2019

Library Spotlight: Thomas Crane Public Library

Library Spotlight: Thomas Crane Public Library We’re so thankful to have the support of many local libraries this summer with our Read to Ride program! Without […]
June 27, 2019

Week 1 Bike Winner: Liliana D., from Dorchester, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
June 26, 2019

Week 4 Bike Winner: Mukilan R. from Quincy, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
June 24, 2019

Week 3 Bike Winner: Jonah B. from Bookline, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
June 20, 2019

Week 2 Bike Winner: Mary L. from Quincy, MA

Quincy, MA – Dependable Cleaners has announced recent winners in its Read to Ride summer reading contest, sponsored by Dependable Cleaners, The Patriot Ledger, Farina’s Bicycle […]
June 10, 2019

“Use Your Power to Drive Change” An Interview with Sandra Casagrand

Part of being the CEO of Exhale Lifestyle means that Sandra Casagrand herself is learning how to inhale… and exhale. Founded in 2009 and re-launched in […]
May 22, 2019

Calling All Dependable Readers!

Calling All Dependable Readers! Do you have an awesome book recommendation? Want to be featured on our website? Now’s your chance!! During this year’s Read to […]
May 21, 2019

MDW in Boston

Memorial Day Weekend in Boston Memorial Day is often seen as a two-for-one holiday. Primarily, it’s a day that honors those who died in wars defending […]
April 30, 2019

21st Annual Read To Ride Summer Reading Program Kick-Off

  Quincy, MA- The 21st annual Read to Ride summer reading program kicks off Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 3:30 p.m. at the Germantown Neighborhood Center […]
April 29, 2019

Erin Verissimo – An Eye On Organization

Erin Verissimo has an eye for organization, decluttering interior design and knowing how to package and merchandise a home. Erin is an expert on merging the […]
April 22, 2019

A Better, Greener Dependable: Part 2

A Better, Greener Dependable: Part 2 Happy Earth Day! Saving energy is of paramount importance to us at Dependable Cleaners. That’s why we use energy-efficient machines […]
April 19, 2019

A Better, Greener Dependable: Part 1

A Better, Greener Dependable: Part 1 Exciting news! Dependable Cleaners has switched over to new recyclable and biodegradable poly bags! Made out of completely biodegradable materials, […]
April 8, 2019
Tani Marinovich

Tani Marinovich – We Are All Part Of The Solution

Tani Marinovich: We Are All Part of the Solution   As an environmentalist, a career-influencer and the new CEO for Save The Harbor Save The Bay, […]
March 28, 2019

Weymouth Club is the Place to Play Pickleball

Pickleball is the most popular sport to hit Mass, and now with the addition of 3 pickleball courts at the Weymouth Club, there’s an even better […]
March 20, 2019

Transitioning Your Wardrobe From Winter to Spring

Happy First Day of Spring! While we’re so excited to officially welcome the warmer temps, we know the next month or so in New England can […]
March 12, 2019

Boston St. Patrick’s Day Guide 2019

St. Patty’s Day in Boston… There’s nothing like it! On Sunday, everyone in the city of Boston is Irish! We’re assuming you’re going to the parade, […]
March 6, 2019

3 Shops in Porter Square We Think You’ll Love

  It’s no secret that Cambridge and Somerville host amazing gems of shops and boutiques. Porter Square is no different! Here are three right on Mass […]
March 6, 2019

Local Library Spotlight: Hingham Public Library

  When was the last time you visited your library? Anna Byrne, Assistant Director of the Hingham Public Library, invites you to come back and take […]
March 1, 2019

Creating Girls of Courage, Confidence and Character— An Interview with Stacy Wilbur

Creating Girls of Courage, Confidence and Character— An Interview with Stacy Wilbur     As the Director of Advancement Initiatives at Girl Scouts of Eastern MA, […]
February 6, 2019

The Forever Gift: Dependable Cleaners Wedding Gown Restoration

A wedding gown doesn’t just last one day. Given the proper care, it can last forever! At Dependable Cleaners, we make sure your wedding dress is […]
January 31, 2019

Winterizing Your Boots

You were just gifted an amazing pair of boots to keep you looking fabulous all winter long! Unfortunately, Massachusetts winters do not make any exceptions for […]
January 29, 2019

“Be Authentic” – An interview with Kathryn Rose

“Be Authentic” – An interview with Kathryn Rose   For over 20 years, Kathryn Rose has focused on developing, supporting and connecting women for success in […]
January 22, 2019

A Greener Wash

When people make New Year’s Resolutions, they often resolve to lose weight, eat healthier or exercise more. Why not resolve to be more eco-friendly? The best […]
October 23, 2018

Employee Spotlight: Sah the Seamstress

Meet Sah Walker, Milton’s newest seamstress! Sah is a native of Thailand who has been sewing since she was a young girl. Her mom taught her […]
October 12, 2018

How To Unwrinkle a Sweater

At last, the warm summer weather has transitioned to a more crisp and seasonable chill. It’s time to break out the sweaters, but wait–– those nice […]
September 7, 2018

CHRISTA HAGEARTY: Thanks for supporting Read to Ride

To the editor: Read to Ride, Dependable Cleaners’ summer reading contest, has wrapped up its 20th season. Our goal has been to encourage summertime reading in […]
August 30, 2018

Laundry Tips for College Students

You’re used to doing laundry at home, but it’s a whole new ball game when you share your washer and dryer with the whole dorm. Here […]
August 22, 2018

Newton student wins bicycle from Read to Ride contest

The latest winner of Dependable Cleaners’ Read to Ride contest is Tyler Perna-Timperico, an eight-year-old from Newton. Tyler is a student at Horace Mann Elementary School […]
August 15, 2018

Packing for College Like a Pro

You’ve already picked your classes, connected with your roommate and brought all your laundry to Dependable to give it the good old wash-dry-fold treatment. Now all […]