Check out www.Etsy.com to find a whole community of online crafting businesses. Also, check your cities local business charter for family owned and operated stores in your area. Farmers markets are a wonderful place to not only support your community but you can find some of the most delicious and fresh produce grown right here in your home town.
Here's some wonderful products and services that I can personally recommend. (FYI some are here in KC but some aren't)
If we don't support each other, we will all suffer financially and economically.
Support local, buy local. Support America, buy American.