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Berlin and Lewes Garner Top Small Town Shopping Honors

Posted: May 23, 2018 10:40 PM Updated:

Berlin, Maryland and Lewes, Delaware were named the nation's top small towns for shopping in 2018 by USA Today readers. 

Berlin took the number one spot on the list, and business owners say this is a great accomplishment. 

"This is huge, this could bring more people into our small town," says store owner,  Steve Freeden. 

Both towns say they hope to make the list again next year. 

 

 

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