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On a beautiful crisp fall day, Howard made his way to Connecticut Lighting Centers!  Family-owned and operated, Connecticut Lighting Centers located in Hartford, CT has been in operation since 1972. 

Connecticut Lighting Centers was the first store in the area to commit to the selling of lighting fixtures, table lamps, floor lamps, fans and accessories.  With the success of the business and the philosophy that “the customer is the boss”, they expanded to three beautiful showrooms including Restoration Lighting Gallery to serve the New England area.

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Howard’s travels took him South last week visiting The Big Easy!  Also, known as New Orleans

Visiting the elegant showroom of Fischer- Gambino of New Orleans was a must, and it should be a must for everyone.

This colorful showroom reflects the unique architectural style of New Orleans and its multicultural heritage.

With two locations in the New Orleans area, Fischer-Gambino has responded to their customer’s requests by recently selling various items on-line.  Opened since 1972 this family-owned business continues their tradition of offering high-quality merchandise and service to its customers.  Whether you are a local or overseas customer, they will have your merchandise shipped anywhere in the world.  Stop by to see this unique showroom for yourself.

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July 4th week is a great time to visit and feature Capitol Lighting a family retailing tradition that dates back to 1924.  Max Lebersfeld, an immigrant from Austria-Hungary, opened a lighting store in Newark, NJ.  Four generations later, Capitol Lighting has expanded the concept to other locations in New Jersey and several in Southeast Florida. 

In 2002, Capitol Lighting was given the award for New Jersey’s Family Business of the Year.  Today, says Owner and President Herman Lebersfeld, “we have the largest inventory on hand and on display of any lighting retailer in the country.”

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Nestled in the heart of Bucks County, PA just five miles south of Peddlers Village on Route 263, you will find one of America’s most complete lighting showrooms. 

Of course we are talking about Furlong Lamp & Lighting.  Howard stopped by this award-winning showroom, two-time nominee for National Lighting Retailer of the Year and the winner of the 5th Annual ARTS award for Best Lighting Showroom in the United States.  They have also been voted  the best Lighting Showroom locally in Bucks & Montgomery Country 13 years in a row!

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Last week Howard and Quoizel’s Sales Representative, Jen McCarty, were in…located in one of New York’s largest cities and the largest city in Westchester County.  It borders Manhattan and is less than 20 miles from the heart of NYC.  The best-known attraction is its harness racing track, Yonkers Raceway.  If you haven’t guessed it already, they were in Yonkers, NY!

Of course, if you are searching for lighting and home decor, Hi-Light Lighting and Design is the place to visit.  With over 40 years of experience, their knowledgeable staff of professionals can assist you through all your home and commercial projects. Come out and visit their two conveniently located showrooms of decorative lighting.  Their experts are available to help you by phone or online with any question you may have.

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