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Larry Spotted Crow Mann to talk at Barnes & Noble

Authors’ event March 28, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Millbury

Larry Spotted Crow Mann, a member of the Nipmuc Tribe of Webster, will participate in an Authors’ Event at the Barnes & Noble bookstore at the Shoppes at Blackstone Valley in Millbury on Saturday evening, March 28 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Larry will discuss his novel “The Mourning Road to Thanksgiving,” published last year to popular acclaim.

The book is a tale of a Native American man haunted by his childhood and captures his... Read More

The Yankee Xpress

What’s in a name?

In the case of Yankee, it means New Englander and connotes ingenuity and frugality (we hope).

In the case of our former name, Yankee Shopper, it meant that we showcased advertising from local merchants. And so the Yankee Shopper had been doing this job—relaying  the information about products and services to our communities for 40 years.

Two years ago we expanded Yankee Shopper coverage by mailing it to residents—a reach of more... Read More

March 15, 2015 Blackstone Valley

The Fall chill is setting in and the Winter cold will be biting at our fingers and ears before long.  This time of year is particularly hard for those without shelter or struggling to provide their families with warm clothing.  Contribute to your local Hats for Hope organization and... Read More