12-year-old turns snow into money

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by Tena Starr

ORLEANS — Ben Roberts is a businessman.  As sole proprietor of Ben’s Snow Removal, he travels around the county shoveling driveways, walkways, cars, decks, porches, and roofs.  He has a stack of handsome business cards and a collection of sophisticated snow removal equipment, including an electric shovel.  He records his appointments in a planner so he doesn’t forget anyone. 

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