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Angiulo: Tesla Motor Vehicles Greet Their Competitors in Massachusetts with a Legal Victory—Fully electric motor vehicles are a welcome technological…

Smart Benefits: Is Your Wellness Program EEOC-Proof?—The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently charged a…

Patriots Survive Home Opener, Top Raiders 16-9—The New England Patriots finally returned to the…

Revs Win Streak Snapped, Fall 1-0 To Crew—The New England Revolution hit the road for…

25 Fall Weekend Activities—The start of autumn is only two days…

The Urban Gardener: Time To Harvest, Time To Plan—Late September tomatoes + herbs...

Friday Financial Five - September 19, 2014—A positive report out of the New York…

The Cellar: Two Wines You Should Always Have On Hand—This week’s wines are two bottles you should…

What To Watch For: Patriots vs. Raiders—The Patriots will finally play their home opener…

Attend stART on the Street with Your Woo Card—The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings…

 
 
 
 

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Central Mass’ Disruptors

With the emergence of companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new “sharing economy” has taken on an… Read More

 

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slides: Meet the Disruptors: Massachusetts’s New Sharing Economy

With the emergence of companies like Uber and Airbnb, a new “sharing economy” has taken on an… Read More

 

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Worcester Teachers Union Decry Public School Testing Decision

Worcester’s teachers union – the Educational Association of Worcester – has once again spoken out against… Read More

 

Autos

slides: What Famous Central MA Residents Drive: Paul Giorgio

Whether for transportation or for sheer joy, automobiles and car culture have become pervasive in our culture to the point… Read More

 

News

Angiulo: Tesla Motor Vehicles Greet Their Competitors in Massachusetts with a Legal Victory

Fully electric motor vehicles are a welcome technological innovation and one of the front runners in that field is the… Read More

 

Business

Smart Benefits: Is Your Wellness Program EEOC-Proof?

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently charged a Wisconsin-based company for violating federal law because it… Read More

 

Sports

Patriots Survive Home Opener, Top Raiders 16-9

The New England Patriots finally returned to the friendly confines of Gillette Stadium after being on the road for the first… Read More

 

Sports

Revs Win Streak Snapped, Fall 1-0 To Crew

The New England Revolution hit the road for the first time in four games after a successful three-game, three win home stand.… Read More

 

News

Leominster Hospital CEO Refuses to Meet with Concerned Nurses

The nurses at UMass Memorial/Health Alliance Leominster Hospital are both outraged and shocked about a lack of communication… Read More

 

News

John Monfredo: Worcester Library Foundation, An Asset to the City

The City of Worcester has many organizations that make a difference in the quality of life in this community and many times… Read More

 

News

Eminent Scholar of Genocide to Speak at Holy Cross

James Waller - Cohen Endowed Chair of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Keene State College – will give a talk on… Read More

 

Business

Junior League of Worcester to Host Open House

The Junior League of Worcester is scheduled to host an open house for all new members on Wednesday, September 24th. The… Read More

 

News

City Councilors Outraged By Aborted City Manager Search Process

How long can Worcester convince Augustus to stay on as City Manager?

As the city of Worcester moves forward with bringing back the man who initially said that his stint as city manager was only… Read More

 

News

Rare Enterovirus Making Its Way to Massachusetts

Already confirmed in 18 states, the rare enterovirus that has been attacking the nation’s youth is creeping its way… Read More

 

Politics

Tom Finneran: Yo Adrian!

Spare the rod, spoil the child; so it says in the Book of Proverbs. Adrian Peterson, All-World running back for the Minnesota… Read More

 

Business

Friday Financial Five - September 19, 2014

A positive report out of the New York Times calculates the number of people without health insurance fell 8 percent in the… Read More

 

Business

Worcester Business Incubation Center Receives $125,000 State Grant

The Institute for Environmental Sustainability (IES) in Worcester has been named one of four incumbent spaces in the state to… Read More

 

Politics

video: Charlie Baker Releases Latest Campaign Video “Driving Force”

Charlie Baker’s campaign has released a new web video entitled “Driving Force.” The video is a part of the… Read More

 

Politics

Senate Hopeful Fattman Endorsed by Citizens of Limited Taxation PAC

Current State Representative Ryan Fattman has won the endorsement of Citizens for Limited Taxation’s 2 ½… Read More

 

Sports

What To Watch For: Patriots vs. Raiders

The Patriots will finally play their home opener on Sunday. What should you be looking for?

 

News

MA Pipeline Company Moves Forward with Fed Filing Despite Strong Opposition

Despite a wealth of statewide opposition by both residents and elected officials, federal paperwork has been officially filed… Read More

 

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...

Lifestyle

slides: 25 Fall Weekend Activities

The start of autumn is only two days away. GoLocalProv has the checklist of all the quintessential fall activities.

 

Lifestyle

The Urban Gardener: Time To Harvest, Time To Plan

Herbs + tomatoes: baskets of bounty of late September mark the urban garden.

We just don’t accept shorter and cooler days as hindrances in the garden. The near narcotic awakening of bumblebees… Read More

 

Food

The Cellar: Two Wines You Should Always Have On Hand

A great red that's inexpensive and always drinkable, plus a perfect bottle of bubbly, should always be on hand. Stock up now.

This week’s wines are two bottles you should always have on hand; a great, every-day $10 red and of course a bottle of… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Attend stART on the Street 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

 

Lifestyle

Worcester Art Museum Begins Construction on New Access Bridge

With a light and elegant form, the new bridge compliments the Museum’s neoclassical facade as well as the Roman hunt mosaic in the Renaissance Court.  Image courtesy wHY.

Construction has begun on a new accessible walkway and landscaping initiative on the Salisbury Street side of the Worcester… Read More

 

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Newport Manners & Etiquette: Entertaining Dilemmas

Handling and preventing entertaining dilemmas, copay baby showers, family weddings, and eating out with friends.

 

Lifestyle

Girl Scouts to Host Geek is Glam STEM Expo at WPI

Nearly 600 girls, 45 presenters, and 20 panelists will convene at Worcester Polytechnic Institute on Saturday October 18th to… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Environmental Activist to Speak at Clark About Climate Change

The Higgins Schools of Humanities at Clark University will kick off its popular dialogue symposium series with a talk from… Read More

 

Health

UMass Medical School Study Questions Alzheimer’s Treatments

More than half of the people in nursing homes who are in end stages of Alzheimer’s disease are prescribed medications… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—Sept 16

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

 

Lifestyle

Organize + Energize: 10 Ways Disorganization Is Costing You Money

Being disorganized will cost you money over time.

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: No Affair. And Maybe No Friendship.

Dear John, I am in the middle of a huge mess. I was at a dinner party recently and my friend’s husband made a pass at… Read More

 

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10 Reasons it Stinks to be a Straight Single Woman in Worcester

If you are a single woman in Worcester - you know the challenges. Many a young man who loves his fantasy football league more… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Which New England Grads Make 6 Figures?

As more attention from the federal government focuses on the value graduates are seeing from colleges, Payscale.com released… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Vanna to Play at Worcester’s Palladium

Boston’s melodic hardcore group, Vanna, has announced they will be embarking on a nationwide tour this fall with… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Best Apple Orchards of Southern New England

Mid-September is the best time of year for apple picking.

 

Lifestyle

Fit for Life: What Would Matt Do?

My biggest philosophy is to keep it simple, yet there is so much confusion in this industry. Here are some quotes I hear on a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Urban Gardener: Hot Peppers And Picante

Hot peppers of the

Urban gardeners are thrifty sorts who pack as much punch as possible into their garden plots.

 

Food

Culinary Underground School to Host Food Tour in Liguria, Italy

The Culinary Underground of Southborough, MA, will host a food tour of Liguria, Italy in October 2014.

 

Food

The Cellar: Last Chance for Rosé

2013 Vinha Da Defesa Rosé

Summer is sadly coming to an end and with it so are the availability of Rosé wine.

 

Lifestyle

Law Expert to Give Constitution Day Lecture at Holy Cross

The College of the Holy Cross will celebrate Constitution Day on September 17th with a talk by Leslie F. Goldstein, a Judge… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Harvard Divinity Scholar Karen King To Lecture at Holy Cross

Karen King – the first woman to be appointed as the Hollis Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School –… Read More

 

Lifestyle

See Les Miserables 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

 

Lifestyle

Tower Hill Botanic Garden to Present Season of Harvest

Tower Hill Fall Orchard Tasting

Tower Hill Botanic Garden will host their Season of Harvest event from September 20-21. The weekend will focus on Flowers and… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes—September 9, 2014

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

 

Lifestyle

slides: Organize + Energize: 10 Minute Organizing Projects

You may be saying you are too busy to get organized, but who doesn’t have 10 minutes?

 

Lifestyle

Dear John: With Mom Gone, Sister’s Selling Memories

Dear John, I’m writing about an issue I’m having with my sister. Our mother passed away a while back and her… Read More