SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Shoppers in Fanwood and Scotch Plains and all across America took part in Small Business Saturday on November 26. Devised in 2010 by American Express, the promotion helps to generate billions of dollars in revenue nationwide for small, independent businesses.

Fanwood hosted a Small Business Boutique to help local home-based businesses. Participants included Be Craftful, Soaperior Organix, and Wild Tree, among others. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP.