LocalandStrong.com is all about connecting people to a build a strong local economy. With COVID-19 I am seeing a need to help people connect with local people to build the local economy.

It is possible that your neighbor down the road bakes and decorates cakes so you don’t need to go to a big box store for your next special occasion. Better yet that neighbor may be willing to trade a cake for the extra eggs your backyard chickens are laying.

To start, I am focusing on Cumberland County because that is where I live. So if you live in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania this site is for you. If this idea catches on I hope to expand. See the Future Ideas tab for more on my thoughts for the future.

I am starting this because I believe in community and I have been “dabbling” with WordPress and web programming for years. Please fell free to reach out to me.