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Great Recession? For them, it's a great time to get started

Despite the economy, Miri Park opened up a Sharon optometry shop in March. Despite the economy, Miri Park opened up a Sharon optometry shop in March. (Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff)
By Franci Richardson Ellement
Globe Correspondent / June 21, 2009

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SHARON - A professional dream come true presented itself to Miri Park last year when a friend offered to set up an optometry shop with her in downtown Sharon. But the friend backed out suddenly, posing the question of whether it would be prudent to open a business alone in the midst of a recession. (Full article: 1099 words)

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