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Douglas entrepreneur launches mobile hearing lab

What exactly is Magic Bus Hearing, and why did Douglas resident Joe Dumont decide to embark on this new business?

The Magic Bus is a mobile hearing lab which offers repair, adjustment and a selection of the finest hearing aids. What makes it unique, however, is that it comes to your home, eliminating the need to travel to an office building for hearing tests and hearing aid fixes.

Joe has been in the profession for almost a... Read More

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

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