Southbridge Releases Town Report

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SOUTHBRIDGE – Town Manager Ron San Angelo and his team of Department Heads have developed a FY 2018 Annual Report for citizens interested in learning more about town government. You can find this report on the Southbridge town’s website at http://www.ci.southbridge.ma.us and on the Town’s Facebook Page, Southbridge Town Hall.  […]

Friends of the Jacob Edward Library to Hold Annual Book Sale

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SOUTHBRIDGE – The Friends of Jacob Edwards Library will hold its Annual Book Sale from Thursday, March 28 to Saturday, March 30 at the Jacob Edwards Library, 236 Main Street Southbridge. Hundreds of books will be available, all sorted by category. The sale will take place in the Pioppi Room on the lower level in library. Sale hours are […]

The Life of Photographer Wiliam Bullard

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By Frank Morrill, special to The Citizen Chronicle Featured photograph, above: William Bullard, his cousin Connie and his grandmother Sarah. ca. 1915. Courtesy Frank Morrill, Clark University and Worcester Art Museum William Stewart Bullard was born on October 12, 1876 at 53 Plymouth Street in Worcester, Massachusetts to Charles E. […]

Rare Historical Photos, Unique in U.S., to Visit Southbridge

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By Sarah Champagne, Managing Editor Featured photograph, above: David T. Oswell, ca. 1900. Photographed by William Bullard. Courtesy Frank Morrill, Clark University and Worcester Art Museum. SOUTHBRIDGE – A collection of rare historical photographs of African Americans in Worcester at the turn of the 20th century will visit Southbridge for […]

Southbridge Knitters Contribute to Heart Health Campaign

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By Sarah Champmagne, Managing Editor Every Tuesday, a friendly group of knitters gathers at Jacob Edwards Library from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. The group, called Knitting with Sonya on library calendars, is a group of knitters, crocheters and other crafters that is open to anyone. Despite the informal nature […]