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In the best interest of our users, we feel that it is important to clarify some points about the goal of this site and what we are trying to accomplish.  Many boards do not allow stores to promote themselves.  We don't want to do that.  Our goal is provide users a place to find out what the great stores in Connecticut and the surrounding area have to offer. 

What this site is...

  • a place for LFS owners to share information about their stores and any specials, discounts, events, etc. that may be of interest to our users
  • a place where a LFS can post as much information about their products as they want, (including images, new products, etc.) and not feel they are trying to promote themselves in an inappropriate manner like on other boards
  • a place for members to locate stores and find out more information about a store
  • a place for members to share information about a store, ie., specials, sales or exciting new shipments
  • a place to be nice and share experiences and facts


What this site is not...

  • a place to "bash" stores or their policies
  • a place to purposely try to hurt the business of a LFS
  • a place to argue about one store over another
  • a place to express opinions that are intended to be argumentative
  • a place to repeat yourself about a bad experience you had over and over again with the intent of making people unwilling to visit a particular store


Posts or threads that fall under this category will be deleted without notice by one of the board's moderators.  In addition, owners, employees or individuals with ties to a store should not post in other stores threads.  Please work to promote your store only.  Because the main purpose of this site is to promote our local stores, posts containing links to online stores can be removed at the discretion of our administrators/moderators.

This site will only be a success if we all play nice and follow the rules.



User Agreement

You agree, through your use of this forum, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, adult material, or otherwise in violation of any International or United States Federal law. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have written consent from the owner of the copyrighted material. Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also forbidden on this forum.

Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of this forum to confirm the validity of posts. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the posted messages, and as such, are not responsible for the content contained within. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of this forum, its staff, its subsidiaries, or this forum's owner. Anyone who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderator of this forum immediately. The staff and the owner of this forum reserve the right to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if they determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, please realize that they may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information as well.

You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any related websites to this forum, its staff, and its subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum.

You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username. We advise that you keep the name appropriate. With this user account you are about to register, you agree to never give your password out to another person except an administrator, for your protection and for validity reasons. You also agree to NEVER use another person's account for any reason.  We also HIGHLY recommend you use a complex and unique password for your account, to prevent account theft.

After you register and login to this forum, you will be able to fill out a detailed profile. It is your responsibility to present clean and accurate information. Any information the forum owner or staff determines to be inaccurate or vulgar in nature will be removed, with or without prior notice. Appropriate sanctions may be applicable.  As a condition of registering and using this site, you agree that we may periodically email you announcements, promotions and specials by our participating stores.

As a condition of registering and using this site, you agree that we may periodically email you announcements, promotions and specials by our participating stores.

Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from this forum or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement.

Also note that the software places a cookie, a text file containing bits of information (such as your username and password), in your browser's cache. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. Other cookies are used for website optimization purposed and do not include any personal information.  These cookies are used to track surfing habits only for improvement of this site.

 

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