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Pizza Post: Oxford’s popular eatery changes hands

Bob Leveillee prepares for a new venture

By Becky Harvey

Though you may not see a new structure or a change in menu, there is a big change at a local pizza shop in Oxford. For the past thirteen years, Pizza Post, on Main Street, has been one of the popular places to hit for a tasty bite to eat.  Founding owner Bob Leveillee opened the restaurant at its original site in the old post office in 2003. Seven years later, he pulled up stakes and moved the business across the street... Read More

CrossFit HammerMill

Training for strength the Olympic Way

By Amy Palumbo-LeClaire

Gisele Bundchen’s catwalk across the Rio de Janeiro stage during the Olympics’ Opening Ceremony caught a bit of controversy, along with more than a few glances. Meanwhile, gym members of CrossFit HammerMill were likely doing what they do best—training like Olympians. 

Be it via Olympic Weightlifts, kettle bell work, short sprints, or partnered rowing, members of this strength-based “box” located on 26... Read More

An Inspiration becomes a reality for Ms. Almquist

By Rod Lee

Jannine Almquist has at least two reasons to feel proud of Inspiration Hair Studio & Day Spa, which she asserts is the town of Uxbridge’s oldest such salon.

  For starters, there is the fact that Ms. Almquist, a local girl and a graduate of Uxbridge High, bought the business from original owner Hope Bedard in 2014—fulfilling an ambition. The transition has been a smooth one. Not only is Ms. Bedard still part of an... Read More

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