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Ledgewood Farm in Uxbridge brings back farm stand tradition

By Magda Dakin

Looking for a unique, truly old fashioned roadside farm stand in the tradition of many years ago? You will find one at the Ledgewood Farm, located along route #16 just beyond the 146 overpass, at 814 Douglas St. in Uxbridge

Moved down a few feet from where the original stand was located last year, the Martin family has been very busy since last summer preparing their farm for more veggies, more eggs and expanding... Read More

Art & Music Makers Festival

A new community event at Alternatives

By Magda Dakin

One of the fun markers of fall is the flurry of craft and holiday art fairs. One unique local event this season will be an Art & Music Makers Festival, being held at the Alternatives’ Whitin Mill Community Plaza at 50 Douglas Road in Whitinsville on October 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Artists, artisans, musicians and an appreciative audience will gather on the plaza to be part of this experience. This new, one-of... Read More

ʽUncle Lou,’ GBI: Building on a dream

By Rod Lee

What could possibly be revealed about Louis C. Tusino that people already familiar with the man and his company---Guaranteed Builders Inc. (aka GBI-Avis Modular Homes) of Douglas don’t already know?

Given Mr. Tusino’s buoyant, colorful and engaging personality, there is a natural curiosity to dig deeper into the psyche of one of the town and the region’s pre-eminent businesspersons for more information than can be... Read More

Face time!

Creative Strands Hair & Bodyworks

Sept. 23, 2016 Blackstone Valley North

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