PETER PAN BUS LINES.. HAS NOT YET MADE THE TRANSITION TO UNION STATION. RYAN: NOW THAT IT FINALLY FEELS LIKE SUMMER AFTER A GLOOMY START, OUTDOOR BUSINESSES HAVE BEEN THRIVING. 22NEWS REPORTER ALESSANDRA MARTINEZ FOUND OUT HOW THE WEIRD WEATHER HAS AFFECTED ONE LOCAL BUSINESS. ALESSANDRA MARTINEZ: WE WENT TO SAM’S OUTDOOR OUTFITTERS IN HADLEY TODAY. THEY SAID EVEN WITH THE RAINY MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AND ON-AND-OFF SHOWERS RECENTLY, BUSINESS HAS BEEN DOING GREAT. ASSISTANT MANAGER CHRIS MURRAY TOLD 22NEWS SUMMER SALES ARE TYPICALLY BETTER THAN WINTER SALES, BECAUSE THE SUMMER IS MORE PREDICTABLE. THE HOT WEATHER WILL TYPICALLY LAST THE ENTIRE SEAON, WHERE THE WINTER MAY NOT BRING MUCH SNOW. MURRAY SAYS HIKING GEAR AND LIGHT CLOTHING ARE THE USUAL BEST-SELLERS, BUT HE’S NOTICED A BOOM IN SALES FOR ONE PARTICULAR ITEM. CHRIS MURRAY: ONE OF THE THINGS IS THE INSECT REPELLANT. JUST OVER THE LAST 3 YEARS, I BET YOU WE’VE DOUBLED THE AMOUNT WE SAW. ALESSANDRA MARTINEZ: MURRAY SAYS THERE’S BEEN AN EVEN HIGHER DEMAND FOR IT SINCE THE SPRING BECAUSE OF THE INCREASE IN TICKS. IT’S RECOMMENDED YOU WEAR BUG SPRAY TO PREVENT TICK AND MOSQUITOE BITES. MAKE SURE YOU PUT ON A BUG SPRAY THAT DOES NOT HAVE A DEET CONCENTRATION HIGHER THAN 25-PERCENT. DEET IS THE ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN MOST BUG SPRAYS. LIVE FROM THE