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3rd Annual Southbridge Credit Union Tour Opacum Bike Ride for Land Conservation – July 7th.

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Opacum Land Trust is pleased to announce its third annual Southbridge Credit Union Tour Opacum – a bike ride for land conservation- to be held on July 7th in Brimfield.  Opacum, named after the endangered marbled salamander, Ambystoma opacum, has helped conserve over 2,000 acres of natural land in south-central […]

Library’s Artful Friends hold raffle

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SOUTHBRIDGE — Come to the Jacob Edwards Library for the 14th Annual Artful Friends raffle. This is the monthly art exhibit in the main reading room of the Jacob Edwards Library at 236 Main Street. The Artful Friends Raffle consists of 68 donated items: original art- paintings, photos, collage, sculpture, pottery, […]

United Way tabs Parzych as new leader

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Sturbridge resident a long-time Harrington Hospital employee 📸 Courtesy photo SOUTHBRIDGE — April Parzych, a Brookfield native, has been named the new President of the United Way of Southbridge, Sturbridge and Charlton (UWSSC). Parzych has been a local resident for over 40 years. She currently lives in Sturbridge with her […]

Help the visually impaired with “Dinner in the Dark”

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Hitchcock Academy, First Church of Monson, Lions Club team up for meal MONSON — It has been said that when one sense is hindered, others may be heightened. In an effort to help the visually impaired, a special dinner may prove to make tastebuds tingle. Hitchcock Academy in Brimfield is […]

Smiles abound despite rain at Cinco De Mile Fun Run

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A look at Center of Hope fundraising event SOUTHBRIDGE — Scores of people came out in the rain on Sunday to celebrate Cinco de Mayo by supporting the Center of Hope. People of all ages and abilities came out for the Cinco De Mile Fun Run. Participants could take part […]