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Whitcomb: Help Central America; Educating the Elite; Railroad Hotels; Fall River Farce?—Whitcomb: Help Central America; Educating the Elite; Railroad…

VIDEO: ‘Surf Rock’ Creator Dick Dale Dead at 81—VIDEO: 'Surf Rock' Creator Dick Dale Dead at…

Mighty Have Fallen in New England Basketball — No Powers Are Going to the Big Dance—Mighty Have Fallen in New England Basketball —…

NAACP Worcester Issues Statement on New Zealand Shooting—NAACP Worcester Issues Statement on New Zealand Shooting

Smart Benefits: Is DPC the Next Big Benefit?—Smart Benefits: Is DPC the Next Big Benefit?

The Presidential Primary Parade Marches On - Sunday Political Brunch March 17, 2019—The Presidential Primary Parade Marches On - Sunday…

VIDEO: Social Media Sites Fail to Contain Spread of New Zealand Shooting Footage—Facebook aid in a statement that it has…

24 Things to Look Forward to This Spring in New England—25 Things to Look Forward to This Spring…

Monfredo: 100 Males to College Program is Succeeding—Monfredo: 100 Males to College Program is Succeeding

 
 
 
 

Business

MA Ranked Most Innovative State in U.S.

Massachusetts is the most innovative state in the country, according to a new study completed by WalletHub. It is… Read More

 

News

Whitcomb: Help Central America; Educating the Elite; Railroad Hotels; Fall River Farce?

Robert Whitcomb, Columnist

Robert Whitcomb's weekly examination of everything that is important. Only Whitcomb offers such a collection of insights… Read More

 

Sports

Mighty Have Fallen in New England Basketball — No Powers Are Going to the Big Dance

Bob Cousy

Dr. James Naismith is rolling over in his grave. New England, the birthplace of basketball is becoming an irrelevant desert… Read More

 

News

NAACP Worcester Issues Statement on New Zealand Shooting

The NAACP Worcester branch released a statement regarding the shooting in New Zealand that took place on Friday morning.

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Is DPC the Next Big Benefit?

Direct primary care (DPC) is an innovative approach to rising healthcare costs that’s growing in popularity… Read More

 

Politics

The Presidential Primary Parade Marches On - Sunday Political Brunch March 17, 2019

Mark Curtis

The parade of 2020 presidential candidates continues to draw more members. And news about the current president could… Read More

 

News

VIDEO: Social Media Sites Fail to Contain Spread of New Zealand Shooting Footage

Facebook aid in a statement that it has removed more than 1.5 million copies of the clip of the live shooting of the… Read More

 

News

Monfredo: 100 Males to College Program is Succeeding

The two-day conference sponsored by the Worcester Educational Collaborative, “Strength, Character and Heart: Our voices… Read More

 

News

MA Chiefs of Police Assoc. Endorse Baker’s Dangerousness Bill

Governor Charlie Baker

Governor Charlie Baker announced that the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association (MCOPA) endorsed his… Read More

 

News

Man Charged with 2nd Degree Murder in Death of Worcester Firefighter Roy

Christopher Roy

A man has been charged with second-degree murder in the December fire that killed Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy,… Read More

 

News

49 Killed in Mass Multi-Mosque Shooting in Christchurch, NZ, Shooter Livestreamed Massacre

Forty-nine people were killed in shootings at two mosques in central Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday during… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Wary? Weary? Both!

A New York Times article suggests that moderate Democrats are increasingly “wary” of the pell-mell rush to the… Read More

 

News

Gilbane Building Company & Hunt Named Construction Managers for New PawSox Stadium

Polar Park PHOTO: Screenshot of video illustration released by Worcester in January

The City of Worcester Selection Committee named Gilbane Building Company and Hunt Construction Group as construction managers… Read More

 

News

See Where MA Ranks Among States With Lowest Tax Rates

MA ranks 26th among states with lowest tax rates.

With the tax filing deadline of April 15 just around the corner, how much of a break do Massachusetts residents get when it… Read More

 

Business

Cornerstone Bank Donates $40K to Worcester Community Action Council

Cornerstone Bank donated $40K to Worcester Community Action Council

Worcester’s Cornerstone Bank donated $40,000 to the Worcester Community Action Council (WCAC) through its… Read More

 

Business

Leadership Worcester Opens Application Process for Class of 2020

Timothy P. Murray, president, and CEO of the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce

Leadership Worcester announced the opening of the application process for the class of 2020.

 

News

Warren Calls on U.S. to Ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 Planes Following Crash

Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is calling for the United States to ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes.… Read More

 

Sports

Bravehearts Add Nine to Roster for 2019 Season

Matt Aronson will join the Bravehearts. PHOTO: Matt Aronson/Twitter

The Worcester Bravehearts announced the additions of five position players and four pitchers to their roster for… Read More

 

News

Worcester Man Arrested For Assault With A Gun Inside Kelley Square Pizza

Kelley Square Pizza PHOTO: Facebook

A Worcester man was arrested after threatening employers and customers inside Kelley Square Pizza on Monday night. Antonio… Read More

 

News

Man Arrested After Firing Gun in Air on Coral Street in Worcester

Worcester police arrested a man in the area of Coral Street after he fired six rounds in the air. Michael Garoulis,… Read More

 

Politics

Horowitz: Democrats Shouldn’t Duck Debating on Fox

Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez’s decision to exclude Fox News from televising any of the planned 12… 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

VIDEO: ‘Surf Rock’ Creator Dick Dale Dead at 81

Dick Dale

'Surf Rock' Creator Dick Dale Dead at 81.  The guitarist had been suffering from diabetes and an unknown form of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

24 Things to Look Forward to This Spring in New England

Over the last week, Mother Nature has teased us with some spring-like weather, temperatures reaching nearly 50 degrees. … Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: What I Learned From Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury PHOTO: weheartit/wikipedia

I watched Bohemian Rhapsody on Netflix over the weekend and I must say that it was one of the better movies I have seen in a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - March 15, 2019

Red Hot Chilli Pipers at Hanover Theare

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

Newport Jazz Festival Announces 2nd Wave of Artists for 2019

Newport Jazz Festival announces 2nd wave of artists for 2019

The Newport Jazz Festival has announced its second wave of artists for the 2019 festival.

 
 
 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - March 12, 2019

Lola 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: Recommend Your Lifestyle??

A few weeks back, I saw a young couple with 2 adorable kids walking into Target. They were a nice-looking family. Well… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - March 8, 2019

Piff the Magic Dragon

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

Worcester Ranks in Top 50 Cities in America for St. Patrick’s Day

Worcester is ranked as one of the best cities for St. Patrick's Day.

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and celebrations will be taking place across the country. So where does… Read More

 

Lifestyle

ArtsWorcester Announces Newest Exhibit “Variations in Blue”

ArtsWorcester announces its new exhibit.  PHOTO: ArtsWorcester

ArtsWorcester is set to present its newest exhibit titled “Variations in Blue,” by Amy Klausmeyer. An opening… Read More

 

Lifestyle

HBO’s Game of Thrones Releases Trailer for Final Season

Game of Thrones releases trailer for season 8. PHOTO: Screenshot of trailer.

The HBO hit series Game of Thrones released a trailer for the eighth and final season of the show on Tuesday.

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - March 5, 2019

Lola 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

Beverly Hills 90210 Star Luke Perry Passes Away at 52

Luke Perry PHOTO: Gage Skidmore/Wikipedia

Beverly Hills 90210 star Luke Perry died at the age of 52 on Monday morning. According to TMZ, Perry died at St.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

9 Blackstone Valley Tech Students to Have Work Featured at Worcester Art Museum

Nine students from the Blackstone Valley Tech visual arts program were selected to show off their work in the Youth… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: Things You “Get” To Do

I recently visited San Diego for a 3-day conference, and on my way to and from the airport, I always pass the waterfront… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Huestis: Orion the Hunter

As the month of March begins, those of you who are early risers will notice a beautiful sight in the eastern sky before dawn.… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - March 1, 2019

Czech National Symphony

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

 

Health

Worcester Division of Public Health Receives $780K Grant From CDC

Ed Augustus

The City of Worcester Division of Public Health received a 2018 REACH (Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health)… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - February 26, 2019

Petey 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: Mindset + Vocabulary = Results

Mindset and self-awareness are the most crucial components in growth and self-development What we think about and tell… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Two Blackstone Valley Tech Students Receive Superintendents Awards

Zoe Mahoney

Blackstone Valley Tech has announced the recipients of the Massachusetts Association of School Superintendents Award of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Things to do in Worcester This Weekend - February 22, 2019

Auntie Trainwreck

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

Peter Tork of the Monkees Passes Away at 77

Monkees singer and bassist Peter Tork has passed away at the age of 77 on Thursday, February 21. Tork was… Read More

 

Food

Worcester Center for Crafts to Host Pasta Dinner

Worcester Center for Crafts to host pasta dinner.

The Worcester Center for Crafts will host a pasta dinner on Saturday, March 2 to benefit the center.  The night will… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

Chanel Fashion Designer Lagerfeld Passes Away at 85

Karl Lagerfeld passes away at 85. PHOTO: Christopher William Adach/Wikipedia

Chanel fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld passed away at the age of 85 in Paris, according to the Financial Times. According… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Interactive Curling Demonstration to be Held at Worcester Common Oval

Interactive curling demonstration to be held at Worcester Common Oval

The City of Worcester will host an interactive curling demonstration featuring the Petersham Curling Club, Marlborough… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes - February 19, 2019

Bella 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.

 
 
 
 

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