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New England Colleges See Double-Digit Rise in Tuition & Fees—New England Colleges See Double-Digit Rise in Tuition…

Man Arrested with Possession of Illegal Gun in Worcester—Man Arrested with Possession of Illegal Gun in…

Horowitz: Trump Administration Takes Its Climate Change Denial International—Horowitz: Trump Administration Takes Its Climate Change Denial…

Worcester Police Offer Series of Holiday Safety Tips—Worcester Police Offer Series of Holiday Safety Tips

BBB Warns of Gift Card Scams During Holiday Season—BBB Warns of Gift Card Scams During Holiday…

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - December 11, 2018—10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes…

Bravehearts Launch Memorial Fund Benefitting Daughter of Christopher Roy—Bravehearts Launch Memorial Fund Benefitting Daughter of Christopher…

Worcester Firefighter Roy Dies While Fighting 5-Alarm Fire—Worcester Firefighter Roy Dies While Fighting 5-Alarm Fire

Worcester Police Investigating Vehicle Vandalism in Lincoln Street Area—Worcester Police Investigating Vehicle Vandalism in Lincoln Street…

Disaster Hits New England, Patriots Fall to Dolphins 34-33 on Final Play—Disaster Hits New England, Patriots Fall to Dolphins…

 
 
 
 

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New England Colleges See Double-Digit Rise in Tuition & Fees

Tuition and fees in public colleges across New England have risen by 16% at community colleges and 10% at four-year public… Read More

 

News

Man Arrested with Possession of Illegal Gun in Worcester

A Dudley man was arrested in the area of Grafton street early Monday morning for illegal possession of a gun.

 

Politics

Horowitz: Trump Administration Takes Its Climate Change Denial International

Donald Trump

The Trump Administration continues to embarrass itself and our nation by bringing its rejection of science and… Read More

 

News

Worcester Police Offer Series of Holiday Safety Tips

With the holiday season here, the Worcester Police are offering a series of basic safety tips. 

 

Business

BBB Warns of Gift Card Scams During Holiday Season

BBB warns of gift card scams

With the holiday shopping season in full swing, the Better Business Bureau is warning shoppers to be aware of… Read More

 

News

Bravehearts Launch Memorial Fund Benefitting Daughter of Christopher Roy

Bravehearts launch memorial fund for daughter of Christopher Roy

The Worcester Bravehearts Baseball Team announced that they have launched a memorial fund for the benefit of the… Read More

 

News

Tragedy in Worcester Again, By Tom Kenney, Retired Captain PFD

Once again I rise from sleep on a December morning to the tragic news that one of my brothers from the Worcester Fire… Read More

 

News

Worcester Firefighter Roy Dies While Fighting 5-Alarm Fire

Firefighter Christopher Roy

Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy passed away after becoming trapped inside a building while battling a five-alarm fire… Read More

 

News

Worcester Police Investigating Vehicle Vandalism in Lincoln Street Area

Worcester police are in search of a suspect or suspects responsible for vandalizing as many as 11 cars the area of Lincoln… Read More

 

Sports

Disaster Hits New England, Patriots Fall to Dolphins 34-33 on Final Play

Patriots fall to Dolphins

It may go down in Patriots history as the most embarrassing loss -- ever.  With nine seconds left in the game and the… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Reduce Winter Weather Workplace Risks

With winter weather here, it’s time to prepare to prevent injuries at the workplace. And OSHA has some good… Read More

 

Politics

Saying Good-Bye to President George H.W. Bush – Sunday Political Brunch – December 9, 2018

Mark Curtis

There’s a movie that airs this time of year called, “It’s a Wonderful Life!” It could easily describe… Read More

 

Sports

What to Watch For: Patriots vs Dolphins

Sony Michel

With a chance to clinch the AFC East, the New England Patriots head to Miami to take on the Dolphins on Sunday… Read More

 

Sports

Holy Cross Falls to Rhode Island 79-63 at DCU Center

Holy Cross falls to URI

The Holy Cross Crusaders fell 79-63 to the University of Rhode Island on Saturday afternoon at the DCU Center in… Read More

 

News

DA Identifies Teen Killed in Millbury Home Fire

James Belanger PHOTO: James And Family Memorial Fund Facebook page

The teenager killed in a Millbury house fire on Saturday night has been identified as 15-year-old James Belanger, the… Read More

 

News

Monfredo: Youth & Drug Conference - Outstanding

A most all-inclusive program on Youth and Drugs took place last week at North High School. Sponsored by the Worcester Public… Read More

 

News

McGovern Announces Congressional App Challenge Winners

Jim McGovern

Congressman Jim McGovern announced the winners of the 2018 Congressional App Challenge from Massachusetts’ Second… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Christmas Goulash

Tom Finneran

Tidbits, odds, and ends, musings…………..

 

Business

Corridor 9 Chamber to Change Name to Corridor 9/495

Corridor 9 Board of Directors Unveiling New Name & Logo  Photo by:  Andy Weigl of Andy Weigl Photography

The Board of Directors of the Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce voted to rebrand and change its name to the Corridor… Read More

 

Sports

Red Sox Re-Sign Pitcher Nathan Eovaldi

Nathan Eovaldi re-signs with Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have re-signed right-handed pitcher Nathan Eovaldi. According to MLB.com’s Mark… Read More

 

News

Greater Worcester Community Foundation Awards Over $1.7M to 139 Nonprofits

Girls Inc is one of the organizations receiving a grant

The Greater Worcester Community Foundation awarded over $1.7 million to 139 nonprofit organizations during its latest round… Read More

 

Luca + Danni: An Amazing New Jewelry Company

Luca + Danni is one of hottest jewelry companies in America. Its design has captured the hearts of consumers and the company just took in a major private investment to grow the company.

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - December 11, 2018

Darby and others are in need of loving homes

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.

 

Lifestyle

Vermont Glassblower Burgess to Speak at New Street Glass Studio

Devin Burgess

Vermont glassblower Devin Burgess is coming to the New Street Glass Studio in Worcester.

 

Health

Weiss: Those Taking Care of Persons with Dementia Have Unique Needs

Being a caregiver 24/7 to a person in relatively good health is a tough job.  But, caring for someone with dementia,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

20 Ways to Get Into the Holiday Spirit in New England

Get into the holiday spirit

The holiday season is here.  Wait, you're having trouble getting into the season? into the holiday spirit?

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Grateful or Cynical

When you spend time with an elderly person you get a lot of insight on life on many levels. Some are old and wise, some… Read More

 
 
 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - December 7, 2018

The Holiday Pops are in Worcester

There is plenty going on around Worcester to keep you busy this weekend. From music to art, there are events for all… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Inspired by the flavors of Argentinean steak and a piquant sauce called Chimichurri, this slow-cooked brisket cooks until its… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - December 4, 2018

Rebecca and others are in need of loving homes

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Be Grateful

Matt Espeut

I’m writing this note on Thanksgiving so by the time you read it, it will be a week later. By now the warm fuzzy… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: The Geminid Meteor Shower

Venus

As the year advances into the month of December, sunrise times occur much later in the morning, while sunset times occur much… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - November 30, 2018

The festival of lights takes place on Friday night

There is plenty going on around Worcester to keep you busy this weekend. From music to art, there are events for all… Read More

 

Lifestyle

stART on the Street Set to Return to Union Station This Weekend

stART on the Street returns to Union Station

stART on the Street is set to return to Union Station for the 13th annual stART at the Station.

 

Lifestyle

Worcester Public Library to Launch “Food for Fines” Program

Worcester Public Library to launch

The Worcester Public Library is set to launch its “Food for Fines’ program in support of the Worcester… Read More

 

Health

Blackstone Valley Tech, Riverside Healthcare Expand Mental Health Resources

Blackstone Valley Tech, Riverside Healthcare expand mental health resources

Blackstone Valley Tech (BVT) and Riverside Community Care are continuing to partner to expanding mental health resources… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Creator of SpongeBob SquarePants Dies

SpongeBob creator Stephen Hillenburg passed away

SpongeBob SquarePants creator Stephen Hillenburg passed away on Monday at the age of 57. He died from ALS, which he was… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors & Knowledge: Butternut Squash & Sausage Cannelloni

Butternut Squash & Sausage Cannelloni

Cannelloni are the close cousins of Manicotti, the stuffed something popular in Italian American kitchens. Not sure if you… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Music Worcester to Present Bach’s Magnificat & Cantatas

J.S. Bach

Music Worcester has announced its holiday concert featuring Bach’s Magnficat and Cantatas performed by the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - November 27, 2018

Summer and others are in need of loving homes

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.

 

Health

Weiss: AARP Survey Gives a Snapshot of Midterm Election Results

Before November 6, President Donald J. Trump and Congressional Republicans rolled the dice betting on what midterm election… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: ‘‘Tis The Season”

Hey folks  The season of drinking, eating, and being merry is in full swing.  Heck, I have 3 parties this… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - November 23, 2018

The Nutcracker at Hanover Theatre

There is plenty going on around Worcester to keep you busy this weekend. From music to art, there are events for all… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Quick Thanksgiving Appetizers

Endive with Gorgonzola, Pear, and Walnuts

Colorful and savory, this appetizer is easy to make. Serve these tasty bites at a cocktail party or as a prelude to your… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - November 20, 2018

Darby and others are in need of loving homes

Calling all animal lovers! If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further.

 

Lifestyle

20 Reasons to Look Forward to Winter in New England

The Boston Holiday Pops is something to look forward to every winter.

With snow already on the ground, it is time to break out the coats, scarfs, and hats because the winter season is here.

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: Surround Yourself With the Right People

On a train to Stamford Conn, to attend another conference, and after over 25 years of regularly attending these things, I… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - November 16, 2018

There is plenty going on around Worcester to keep you busy this weekend. From music to art, there are events for all… Read More

 

Food

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Salmon With Mushrooms

A Portuguese recipe in which salmon is paired with a rich cream and mushroom sauce, and its simplicity is suitable for a… Read More

 
 
 
 

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