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Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park: New date for 46th Annual Liquid Death Icebreaker Weekend

Thompson, CT. -- After conversations with all stakeholders, Thompson Speedway Motorsports Park announced on Tuesday the new date for the 46th annual Liquid Death Icebreaker weekend. The prestigious event is now tentatively set to take place May 15-16, including the headlining NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Death To Plastic 150.  

Due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, the date is tentative, as the situation... Read More

Concerning COVID-19 & Golfer Safety

To all Passholders, Guests, and Staff:

In light of COVID-19, we would like to address some changes being made to keep the golf course and facility as safe as possible. First, due to government regulations the restaurant and bar will remain closed for the time being. 

When the golf course opens new policies and procedures will be implemented immediately. All golf cars, pro shop high-touch areas, restrooms... Read More

Webster town departments temporarily closed to the public

All Town buildings and Departments, with the exception of the Police Department, are closed to the public through Sunday, April 5th and reopening Monday, April 6th. Staff is available via phone, email and website comment forms. Sign up for Alerts (Notify Me) to receive up to date information. Please visit the School Department and Library websites for more information about their operations and opening dates.

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Businesses Suffering Economic Injury as a Result of the Corona Virus

Good morning partners and friends,

The MA Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) and Baker-Polito Administration are working closely with the U.S. SBA to activate the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program which would provide assistance to eligible businesses and non-profits impacted by COVID-19.

The 1st step in this process is to meet a minimum thr... Read More

Whitin Community Center cancellation

FREE Kids Fair & Eggstravagazna that was to be held on April 4th. With the current state of the bans prohibiting gatherings of more than 25 people, we have cancelled the Kids Fair & Eggstravaganza. We apologize for any convenience this may have caused and thank you for your attention to this matter. 

Commonwealth State of Emergency - RMV Update

The Massachusetts RMV is taking an important step following Governor Charlie Baker’s declaration of a State of Emergency the week of March 9th and to complement the work that has been underway for weeks across state government to keep residents safe and healthy.
Due to the recent activity surrounding COVID 19 (Corona Virus), the RMV is t... Read More

RE: Covid-19--A message from the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce

After much thought and evaluation of the current Covid-19 situation, as well as consideration of the Commonwealth’s directives, the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce (BVCC) will adjust our operating schedule. For all intents and purposes the brick and mortar office will be closed as of this afternoon for the remainder of the week, but we will be available to you remotely by e-mail and text. We will evaluate to decide when to... Read More