There are a lot of big name companies in the area such as Target, Walmart, Home Depot Etc. Downtown there are some shops for trinkets and clothes. Just like you would find in any town. Also major restaurants such as Panera, Olive Garden, Amatos and the 99 are in the area. Some good local laces to eat. There's a good breakfast place downtown. Also buffleheads out on hills beach is good and has a beachy vibe. You are able to get anything you may need from Shaw's Market basket or Hannafords, CVS, Rite Aid etc. Easy access to anything you may need.