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Purgatory Beer Company - a cool new place for a cold one

By Magda Dakin

It’s cold outside, no question, but you’re tired of being snowbound in the house. Going out nearby for a few drinks, meet up with some friends, or perhaps make some new ones, sounds like a good idea. In Whitinsville, the newly-opened Purgatory Beer Company on Linwood Avenue is the place to go. Just opened in November, this fun place to hang out is fast becoming a “hot” spot.

Local entrepreneurs Brian Distefano and... Read More

Science confirms the Man Flu

Jason Poquette RPh, BS Pharm

For years it seems men have been accused of exaggerating their cold symptoms. Recently I read a medical satire article about a new hospital “emergency wing” opened exclusively for treating cases of man flu. The comical journalist quipped “It is well known, that this group are particularly severely affected by colds, and therefore need intensive care in order to save their lives.”

Well, now... Read More

An era ends as Lynch’s becomes Brothers in Uxbridge

By Rod Lee

Fenil “Neil” Patel, whose family has owned what was formerly Lynch’s Riverview Wine & Spirits on Mendon Street in Uxbridge since mid-July, knows and is appreciative of the history of the business.

What Mr. Patel and several of his cousins, including Rushi Patel, may not realize is that with the departure of Charles A. “Chuck” Lynch and his son Jay from the scene, the town of Uxbridge has said goodbye to another “... Read More

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