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Finneran: Too Old, Too White, Too Male To Understand….—why parents would allow their young children---girls specifically---to…

Friday Financial Five – October 31st, 2014—Two positive developments this week include

The Cellar: Wines That Get Better With Time—Invest now and enjoy later....

Worcester Sharks Lose 3-4 to Portland Pirates—The Worcester Sharks (4-2-1-0, 9pts) fell to 2-2-1-0…

See Halloween Band Bash at the Worcester PopUp With Your Woo Card—Let Us WOO You Week of October 30th

Pulitzer-Winning Poet Laureate Trethewey to Speak at Clark—Pulitzer Prize-winner and recent U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha…

Auburn and Greendale Mall to Host Halloween Events—Auburn Mall and Greendale Mall will celebrate Halloween…

Central Mass Grown Receives $60,000 Grant—The Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission and the…

7 Reasons To Be Excited About The Celtics Season—Celtics season tips off tonight

Giorgio: Thoughts on the Midterm Senate Election—As we enter the final week of the…

 
 
 
 

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Student Wearing KKK Costume Draws Strong Response In Worcester

In an exclusive report on Friday morning, GoLocal reported that a female student at Worcester Technical High School showed up… Read More

 

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Monfredo: State of the School Address: A Celebration of Accomplishments and Vision for the Future

North High School

There is no greater asset in this city than placing a value on the importance of education. Thus, Dr. Melinda Boone who just… Read More

 

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Clark Geographer Receives Prestigious Residency in Italy

Clark University’s Yuko Aoyama – a professor in Clark’s Graduate School of Geography – was awarded a… Read More

 

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Worcester Leaf Collection Begins November 3rd

The city of Worcester has announced that leaf collection is scheduled to begin on November 3rd and will last until November… Read More

 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Worcester Public School Allows KKK Costume

GoLocalWorcester has learned that on Thursday at Worcester Technical High School, a female student showed up to school… Read More

 

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“A Shallow Experience”: Is Age More Than Just a Number in Worcester’s Elections?

The top campaign issue in most elections in Worcester right now has nothing to do with the gas tax, or medical marijuana, or… Read More

 

News

Worcester Taxi Company Criticizes Uber For Price Gouging, Undercutting Competition

Worcester area taxi drivers and companies are joining the ever-growing efforts to regulate Uber and other ridesharing… Read More

 

Politics

Finneran: Too Old, Too White, Too Male To Understand….

Can someone please tell me why parents would allow their young children---girls specifically---to be degraded by… Read More

 

Business

Saul Kaplan: Our Obsession With Scalability Must End

Welcome to the era of business model proliferation.

 

Business

Friday Financial Five – October 31st, 2014

Two positive developments this week include the apparent end of Quantitative Easing and better than expected Gross Domestic… Read More

 

News

MA Medical Marijuana Delays/Missteps Continue to Outrage Advocates

With the upcoming election marking the two-year mark for when voters overwhelmingly passed the medical marijuana law,… Read More

 

Politics

Longtime Boston Mayor Tom Menino Passes Away at 71

Thomas M. Menino – Boston’s longest serving mayor – has passed away at the age of 71 after a long battle… Read More

 

News

Worcester’s Teachers Feel Pressure of Potential Performance-Based Licensing

In a report submitted to the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) in September, the Keystone… Read More

 

Sports

Worcester Sharks Lose 3-4 to Portland Pirates

The Worcester Sharks (4-2-1-0, 9pts) fell to 2-2-1-0 on their season long six game home stand following a 4-3 loss to the… Read More

 

News

Pulitzer-Winning Poet Laureate Trethewey to Speak at Clark

Natasha Trethewey

Pulitzer Prize-winner and recent U.S. Poet Laureate Natasha Trethewey will speak at Clark University on November 4 at 7 p.m.… Read More

 

News

Clark Geographer Inducted into American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Clark University Professor of Geography Anthony J. Bebbington was included among 164 influential artists, scientists,… Read More

 

News

Karyn Polito: Boon or Bust for Baker’s Central MA Image?

As the momentum in the Massachusetts Governor’s race seems to shift more and more in Charlie Baker’s favor as we… Read More

 

Business

Central Mass Grown Receives $60,000 Grant

The Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission and the Montachusett Regional Planning Commission have received a… Read More

 

Sports

7 Reasons To Be Excited About The Celtics Season

The Boston Celtics tip off their 2014-2015 season Wednesday Night at the TD Garden as they host former Celtic Kevin Garnett… Read More

 

News

Fattman’s Mailer Proves Campaign Immaturity

In a curious decision, State Representative Ryan Fattman (R), who is running against Senator Richard Moore (D) for the South… Read More

 

Politics

Giorgio: Thoughts on the Midterm Senate Election

Paul Giorgio

As we enter the final week of the midterm election campaign season several things are important to note.

 

See Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Hanover Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will be coming to the Hanover Theatre in Worcester from October 28th to November 2nd. The musical...

Food

The Cellar: Wines That Get Better With Time

Buy now, drink later: enjoy grabbing great value wines right now and reap the benefits over time. Photo: Stewart/flickr

Most people who know a thing or two about wine agree that wine is a living thing. Wine evolves, not only through years of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

See Halloween Band Bash at the Worcester PopUp With Your Woo Card

Let Us WOO You  Week of October 30th

 

Lifestyle

Auburn and Greendale Mall to Host Halloween Events

Auburn Mall and Greendale Mall will celebrate Halloween with a Happy Haunting Halloween Party and Trick-or-Treating on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Tower Hill to Host Autumn Joys Flower Show

Tower Hill Botanic Garden will present the Autumn Joys Flower Show on the November 7-9.

 

Lifestyle

Dunkin’ Donuts Unveils “Croissant Donut”

Photo: Dunkin' Donuts

Dunkin' Donuts will be serving the new "Croissant Donut" at participating locations starting November 3.

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: Haunted By A Hook-Up

Dear John, I’m a suburban middle-aged dad now, but I was a different person a lot of years ago. I did a lot of things… Read More

 

Lifestyle

“Beasts” Mixed-Media Artwork Comes to Hanover Theatre

Mixed-media artwork exhibition Beasts by Jane Moore Houghton is coming to the Hanover Theatre’s Franklin Square Society… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Lucky Dog Music Hall Rumors Dispelled

Will Lucky Dog Music Hall be closing it's doors this year?

 

Food

New Chef Brings Tradition to Allora

We sat down with Chef Simone Fioretti to talk about the new authentic Italian cuisine Worcester can expect from Allora… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: The 5 Most Haunted College Campuses

Isn't it hard enough to study without a ghost interrupting your concentration? As we are all getting spooked up for… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Romantic Weekend Getaways in New England

Autumn is the perfect time of year for a romantic getaway for two. With the children back in school, spend some much needed… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Mom-Approved Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating

Halloween is fun for all ages, but you can never be too careful on this spooky night.

 

Lifestyle

Fit For Life: You Can…and You Will..

This is tough! But it’s hard! I’m tired. That’s heavy! These are all things I hear constantly throughout… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Urban Gardner: Cold Frames Endure

Many urban gardeners suffer from remorse. Yet do not despair. Gardeners are hopeful people. We nurture, foster, coddle our… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Worcester Art Museum to Celebrate Dia de los Muertos on Nov 1

The Worcester Art Museum's will celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with a Community Day on Saturday, November… Read More

 

Lifestyle

See the Great Pumpkin Fest at the Ecotarium with Your Woo Card

Help your friends and family get in on the act as well. WOO Cards make great gifts! Share discounts and special offers… Read More

 

Food

slides: 10 Best Loved Bacon Dishes in Worcester

Photo: kitchenriffs.com

We all love bacon. Whether it's being cooked up in a skillet to enjoy alone, or complimenting a continental… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Images of Child Soldiers in Africa Come to Worcester Art Museum

A new exhibit at the Worcester Art Museum will provide a window into the lasting impact of war through images drawn from… Read More

 

Lifestyle

AIDS Project Worcester and Pathways for Change to Host Masquerade Ball

AIDS Project Worcester and Pathways for Change will present a Masquerade Ball on November 1 at the DCU Center.

 

Food

Holy Cross Dining Receives Awards for Catering

College of the Holy Cross Dining has received two awards for catering in the NACUFS (National Associations of College… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Old Sturbridge Village to Host “From Field to Table” Weekend

Photo courtesy of Old Sturbridge Village

Old Sturbridge Village will present "From Field to Table" October 18 through October 19. Attendees will have the opportunity… Read More

 

Health

slides: Timeline of Ebola in the US

Medical relief efforts in West African countries like Liberia and Sierra Leone have created new cases of infection in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Make Your Own Halloween Mask at Worcester Center for Crafts with Your Woo Card

The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings you the best places to use your WOO Card around town for… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Loire & More Day 10

The tasting featured their entry-level lineup, their 1er Cru & Grand Crus

I spent yesterday, the last day of this year’s trip to France, visiting with Julien Brocard and touring his… Read More

 

Lifestyle

“Canalloween” Comes to Worcester’s Canal District on October 25th

Worcester’s Canal District will become the home for Worcester’s biggest Halloween party on Saturday October 25th… Read More

 

Health

NEW: Ebola Update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provided an Ebola update to media on Monday, focusing on the latest case… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Loire & More Day 9

Winemaker Gregoire Pissot

I spent yesterday traveling from Sancerre and the Loire Valley to Côte de Beaune in Burgundy – more specifically… Read More