The Future of Dry Cleaning Comes to Western Massachusetts. Lapels Dry Cleaning of Pittsfield Opens

Pittsfield, MA and Hanover, MA, April 13, 2021 — Lapels Dry Cleaning, an innovative, environmentally friendly dry cleaning company headquartered in Hanover, Massachusetts, recently announced the conversion of the Best Cleaners at 300 Tyler Street in Pittsfield to Lapels Dry Cleaning of Pittsfield. Best Cleaners Owner Dalip Kapur completed the conversion at the end of March. “We are so excited to convert our dry cleaning plant and store to a Lapels Dry Cleaning location, particularly since it’s the first Lapels in Western Massachusetts,” said Kapur, who in addition to owning…

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Announcing a New History of Environmentalism: Before and After The First Earth Day, 1970

David M. Guion explains the often neglected and forgotten history and prehistory of Earth Day–and its successes and failures 50 years later. Greensboro, NC, May 27, 2020 — A new self-published book by David M. Guion, Before and After the First Earth Day 1970, provides a balanced history of the environmental movement. The story actually begins generations before Senator Gaylord Nelson conceived of an environmental teach-in. Earth Day in 1970 is a watershed moment in environmental history. It succeeded so well that we easily forget that society as a whole…

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