10 People You Need to Know in Your American Neighborhood | Mind The Gap | BBC America
I find this an interesting list of necessary know-it people for coming to the United States. I was wondering who I knew that matched people like: handyman, barber, housekeeper, and dogwalker. I don’t drink alcohol so bartender seems like an out, but the best, the one you absolutely need to know, is:
A neighborhood know-it-all
This special someone will be able to tell you where to find all of the above. Shower them with muffins and cute British-isms until they give up their secrets.