To quote Andy Williams: “It is the happiest season of all…” If you’re prepared.

Arlington’s hardware store at 1298 Mass Ave has been around since the early 1920’s, since Warren G. Harding was president! Clearly, Arlingtonians had to endure tough winters back then, and they came to this shop to grab whatever was the state-of-the-art snow shovel of the roaring twenties.

APN’s Stephanie Wittenbach says nearly a century later, Wanamaker true-value is still selling snow clearing devices of all shapes, sizes, and prices. Here she is now with some tips to “winterize” before the big one hits.