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6th Home & Business Show: WDO Chamber

Live entertainment, Chowder Cook-off and more: October 24 at Indian Ranch

Webster, MA. — The Webster Dudley Oxford Chamber of Commerce will host its 6th Home and Business Show, Tuesday, October 24 from 4-7 pm at Indian Ranch, 200 Gore Road, Webster, MA.
This is a free community event featuring local businesses... Read More

ʽ$15 minimum wage would cripple restaurant industry’

City Cuisine Scene

By Rod Lee

No sooner had the minimum wage in Massachusetts gone from $8 to $11 an hour than “The Fight for 15” began. There is no surer way to raise the cackles of Worcester restaurant owners than to mention that Bay State voters may be asked to weigh in, yes or no, on another jump, to $15, by way of a ballot question in 2018.

Unlike Michael Kantner of Cambridge Naturals, who in an appearance on WGBH-TV’s “Greater Boston” said... Read More

Sen. Fattman backs NCTV in tussle with cable provider

By Rod Lee

With an appearance by State Sen. Ryan Fattman of Webster at its annual meeting on September 21st, Northbridge Community Television (NCTV) indicated that it is bringing out the big guns in a continuing tug-of-war with “Charter/Spectrum” for services the local-access channel says the cable provider is not delivering as required by contract.

House bill H.2682, introduced in the Legislature by Rep. Ruth B. Balser of... Read More

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