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Food, spirits—and spirits—abound at Waterfront Mary’s

Part 2

By Thomas D’Agostino

In Part 1 of this two-part story, I gave a little history of how the illustrious Mary Dow, Las Vegas waitress turned restaurant owner and her partner Russell “Magoo” McGeary ran Waterfront Mary’s on Webster Lake for several decades until they both passed within five days of each other in December of 2003. Tracy Lis, former college and pro basketball star then took the keys to the establishment, but she and her... Read More

Webster Fire to Have Rescue Boat on Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg for 2016 Season

Chris Robert, owner of Indian Ranch, donates motors needed

WEBSTER -- Residents and visitors to Webster Lake will have one more reason to feel safe on the water this summer:  A new rescue boat owned by Webster Fire Rescue. 

The boat is a Silver Ships Ambar 22-foot rescue boat.  Originally designed as an ocean vessel, it will be equipped with both rescue equipment and a fire pump, enabling the crew to help individuals who may find themselves in trouble while enjoying all Webster Lake has to... Read More

C & S Lumber – a three-generation family business thrives

Carves a niche with local builders

By Magda Dakin

When Roseanne Morin’s father, Joseph Cataldo, opened his lumber business in 1952 he built it right behind the family farmstead, perched on a hill in Millbury. It was a great location then and it still is, conveniently located on Route #122, close to Route 146, and hard to miss when you know where to look. From the parking lot and office windows you can see the surrounding hills, encompassing many of the acres that Joseph... Read More

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