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Single-family home sells in Fiskdale for $788,000
A spacious house located at 8 Meadow View Lane in Fiskdale has new owners. The 2,518-square-foot property, built in 2007, was sold on Feb. 9, 2024. The $788,000 purchase price works out to $313 per square foot. This two-story house has three bedrooms and four bathrooms. The home's external structure has a gable roof design, covered with asphalt roofing. The property is equipped with forced air heating and a cooling system. The lot size of the property measures an impressive 1.1-acre.
Sturbridge first responders honored for reviving off-duty officer
Several first responders from Sturbridge were honored by the Worcester County District Attorney's office for helping an off-duty officer who was suffering a heart attack.
2 tractor-trailers submerged in pond after crash on I-84 in Conn.
Two tractor-trailers plunged into the water along I-84 on the Ashford-Union town line after colliding early Thursday morning, according to state police. The trucks were traveling on I-84 East just before 2 a.m. when the crash happened. Both trucks went into a pond and were at least partially submerged in...
East Longmeadow Man Charged With Murder in Springfield Gunplay Tragedy
A somber cloud hangs over Springfield, Massachusetts, after a shooting in a Bay Street parking lot claimed the life of a young man. The victim, identified as 23-year-old Anthony Goss of Westfield, was found by police officers after they received reports of gunfire around 3:55 p.m. on Monday, February 26. Tragically, Goss succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Tractor trailer crash causes delays on Mass Pike in Ludlow
A tractor-trailer crash was causing delays for drivers on the eastbound side of the Mass Pike Friday morning.
Massachusetts Restaurant to Become a Victim of Another Closure
Massachusetts-based restaurant Friendly's has undergone some closures over the past few years. Last year the Palmer location on North Main Street closed as well as the East Main Street location in Webster. All of the Friendly's restaurants in Berkshire County have closed over the years except for the Dalton Ave. location in Pittsfield. Now another Massachusetts Friendly's will be closing in a few months.
Tickets issued for vehicles parked on Wilbraham roadway due to neighborhood complaint
Police in Wilbraham issued warnings for overnight parking violations in a certain area due to neighborhood complaints.
Popular barbecue restaurant is moving on from Polar Park
WORCESTER ― B.T.’s Smokehouse will no longer sell pulled pork and beef brisket during WooSox home games at Polar Park. B.T.'s Smokehouse started as a small roadside barbecue shack at the Village Green Campground in Brimfield in 2007 before taking residence at 392 Main St. in Sturbridge. In 2020, B.T.’s Fried Chicken and BBQ...
Stafford’s Police Chief Dellane Retires
STAFFORD – Stafford Police Chief Tom Dellane is retiring after nearly four decades in law enforcement and almost 37 years of service to the local community. His last day was February 29. Dellane, 57, who grew up in Toms River and comes from a law enforcement family, said he...
When her father went on dialysis, Ashley Alderman made a lifesaving decision
BELCHERTOWN — Bill Alderman was driving to work during a snowstorm last winter when he realized slippery roads were the least of his problems. “All of a sudden I had a God-awful pain in my kidney and I couldn’t figure out what was going on,” he said.
Letter: Help Redfire Farm Recover from Barn Store Fire
Fire destroyed our 100 year old 6000 square foot farm store barn in Granby on February 17, 2024, destroying not only the barn which included our entire retail store & csa distribution area, but also all of our retail sales supplies that we had collected over the last 23 years, and certain farm production supplies as well that were stored in the barn wings and basement areas.
Oxford Residents: Schedule for Spring 2024 Bulk Item Drop-Off Days Announced
The Oxford Transfer Station has set its Bulk Item Drop-Off Days for Spring 2024. The first day is April 27, 2024, at Oxford Center North. The second is May 4, 2024, at Oxford Center South. Both events are from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. Proof of residency is needed, and businesses cannot use this service.
Sturbridge Residents Invited to Apply for Agricultural Commission Positions
The Sturbridge Board of Selectmen is accepting applications for the Agricultural Commission. Applicants should have a background in agriculture and be residents or owners of agricultural property in the town. The Commission's responsibilities include promoting agriculture, resolving farming issues, preserving agricultural lands, and advising town boards on agricultural matters.
1 arrested following drunk driving collision, damaging police cruiser in Palmer
PALMER, Mass. (WGGB/WSHM) - A driver is facing several charges after crashing into a car trying to pass an officer who was conducting a traffic stop that ended up damaging the police cruiser in Palmer on Tuesday. According to the Palmer Police Department, at around 5:30 p.m. an officer made...
Worcester County Wonders: Treasure hunting at Blue Collar Vintage Salvage
LEICESTER - Nine years ago, Anthony Brooks purchased a 3-acre plot on the Auburn-Leicester line and Blue Collar Vintage Salvage was born. Today it's a place for treasure hunters of all ages to search for hidden gems in the organized chaos. "When I was 9 years old, I was digging in the woods...
Local Residents: Your Dog Tags are Ready for Collection at Town Clerk's Office
Our Postage meter cannot handle envelopes with tags in them, which is why we request that you send a self addressed stamped envelope. If you did not, your tags are ready for pick up. Thank you!Visit here for more details.
Dartmouth girls basketball back on track with Div. 2 playoff win
DARTMOUTH — It was all about the energy. After having some of its power drained with a two-loss week to end the regular season, Dartmouth came back recharged and ready to go Friday night in a 76-45 win over Shepherd Hill Regional in the MIAA Div. 2 Round of 32.
Local Gardening Enthusiasts Invited to Charlton Garden Club Meeting on March 11
The Charlton Garden Club will hold a meeting on Monday, March 11, 2024. Brian Aho from Bartlett Tree Experts will give a talk on effective pruning techniques. The club welcomes gardeners of all skill levels.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.05 and $3.19 in Ware as of 2024-03-02. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Longest resident at Mass. animal shelter finds forever home
A long-time shelter resident has finally found a forever home.