Massachusetts “Old Farmer’s Almanac” Advice for May 29-June 4, 2023
This post includes some content written or assisted by AI tools. As we approach the week of May 29-June 4, 2023, The Old Farmer's Almanac offers a wealth of knowledge for those in Massachusetts. From gardening tips to astronomical events, the Almanac is a treasure trove of information.
Local Libraries Team Up for First-Ever "Library Crawl": Adventure, Prizes & More!
(MASSACHUSETTS) The Old Colony Library Network (OCLN) is hosting its first-ever Library Crawl this summer, encouraging South Shore residents to explore 23 libraries spanning three counties and 22 cities and towns in Southeastern Massachusetts. The collaborative program, designed to promote library cooperation and resource-sharing, will run from June 5 to June 17, 2023.
New England Weekend Weather (and Beyond)
New England has officially entered its third different blocking pattern of the spring. The difference with this block is that it will bring warm and dry conditions to the region rather than cool and stormy weather, like the previous two blocks did. This block is called a "Rex Block" and is a rather atypical pattern.
Reported Trespassing & Vandalism (Including Bonfire) at Historic Duxbury Property
There have been repeated misuses of the property, including a bonfire, on the historic conservation land.Photo byClayton HolmesonUnsplash. (DUXBURY, MA) On the morning of Thursday, May 25, 2023, the Duxbury Rural and Historical Society (DRHS) issued a community notice via their social media page regarding their property at 28 Crescent Street, Standish Shore Beach, otherwise known as the Allen property.
How Carver’s Town Hall Employees "Went The Extra Mile" For Their Community!
(CARVER, MASSACHUSETTS) At a time when many were preparing for the Boston Marathon, the employees of Carver Town Hall were competing in a race of their own - the "Don’t Delay, Give Today" fundraiser. Spearheaded by Carver Select Board Office Assistant Nancy Hubbard, the fundraiser was a Boston Marathon-themed food drive to support a local food pantry.
Quincy's Koch Club to Host 75th Anniversary Reunion!
(QUINCY, MASSACHUSETTS) Mayor Thomas Koch and the City of Quincy have announced a heartwarming reunion for the beloved Koch Club, which served the community for over fifty years. This special event will feature delicious food, fun games, giveaways, and more, and best of all, everything is free for former Koch Club members!
Stimulus Check Update: Rise Up Cambridge Program to Offer Monthly Payments of $500, Applications Open in Nine Days
This article is written with the help of AI support. Introduction: To provide financial assistance to households with children, the city of Cambridge, Massachusetts, has introduced a new guaranteed income program called Rise Up Cambridge. The initiative aims to support eligible residents by offering them monthly payments of $500 for 18 months, totaling $9,000 per recipient. The program, funded by a $22 million commitment from Cambridge, will begin accepting applications on June 1 and will close on July 31. This article delves into the details of the Rise Up Cambridge program and provides valuable information for those interested in applying.
Strong Cold Front to Sweep Through New England Wednesday
The southern two thirds of New England will warm up nicely Wednesday, but things will change abruptly as a potent cold front drops through New England throughout the day. This front will bring showers, thunderstorms and cooler weather once again. Here's a breakdown of impacts from this front:
New England Weather: Cold Front Wednesday; Watching Weekend Storm
It's going to be a generally quiet week, with a couple bumps along the road. Here's a breakdown of the week ahead, including an early look at Memorial Weekend. High pressure builds into New England, leading to mostly sunny skies across the region. A cold front that moved through New England overnight has knocked the temperatures down from where they were on Sunday, however, the Litchfield Hills, Connecticut River Valley, Berkshires and southern Green Mountains will still warm to around average. Areas closer to the coast will be cooler as an easterly wind pushes the sea breeze further inland.
Free Admission, Live Music & More: Kowloon’s Outdoor Venue Opens For 2023 Season!
The dreamy setting under paper lanterns and the fresh air of summer is the perfect backdrop!Photo byKowloon Restaurant / Photo Edit by Dianna Carney. The Kowloon Restaurant, a community favorite located in Saugus, Massachusetts, has officially opened its outdoor dining venue for the 2023 season as of May 17th. The dreamy setting under paper lanterns and the fresh air of summer is the perfect backdrop for live music and delicious food, whether it’s a night out with friends or a romantic dinner with a loved one!
Connecticut Taylor Swift Fans Travel To Foxborough For Eras Tour
Taylor SwiftPhoto byJohn Shearer/Getty Images for TAS. It's a new "Era" for Taylor Swift fans! Connecticut "Swifties" made their way to Foxborough for Taylor Swift's Eras Tour on Friday. Taylor's biggest fans traveled to Massachusetts to see the "Look What You Made Me Do" singer play live was a memorable event for all who attended. According to NBC Connecticut News "Taylor Swift's Eras Tour will play three nights at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough. Fans from Connecticut drove up to Massachusetts Friday, including a group of four Stonington High School seniors. “I remember having my iPod touch and having only her songs on it at age seven. "She has always been a part of my life,” said Alex Canty, a fan from Stonington. “I am so excited.”
New Family-Owned & Operated "Medieval Experience" Coming to Massachusetts!
Get ready to travel back in time and discover the magic, and fun, of medieval entertainment!Photo bySilver Stone Castle and Family Entertainment. (SWANSEA, MASSACHUSETTS) A new family-owned and operated themed entertainment complex is coming soon to Swansea, a small town in Bristol County, Massachusetts. Silver Stone Castle & Family Entertainment is set to be an exciting addition to the town of fewer than 17,000 residents.
This Abandoned Hospital is One of the Creepiest Places in Massachusetts
Massachusetts is filled with history but perhaps one of the most iconic relics of its storied past are the long-abandoned places that dot its landscape. Covered in overgrown brush, decaying, and sometimes rumored to be haunted, these are some of the creepiest attractions you'll find within the entire state.
Massachusetts man charged in death of 5-year-old found in suitcase
In the heart of Massachusetts, the name Jeremiah Oliver continues to echo, a solemn reminder of a grave injustice. Nearly ten years have passed since the lifeless body of this five-year-old boy was discovered inside a suitcase along a highway in Sterling. A tragic symbol of systemic failures and a stark reminder of the darkness human beings are capable of.
Kelly Clarkson Surprises Boston Non-Profit Helping Students, Veterans & More!
The Kelly Clarkson Show, the popular daytime talk show featuring Emmy-winning, Grammy-winning artist and America’s original idol, Kelly Clarkson, recently shined a spotlight on a Boston nonprofit that is helping make a fun sport more accessible to public school students, people with disabilities, and military veterans.
Activists Gather on Boston Common, Urging Debt Ceiling Increase
Tomorrow, a gathering of activists from the local area will converge on Boston Common, uniting in a call to Congress to raise the debt ceiling without making cuts to essential social programs. The rejection of a bill in the House, which sought to raise the debt limit while slashing spending on programs vital to working families, by President Joe Biden has sparked fervent discussions on the path forward.
Major U.S. Regional Bank Permanently Shuttering 16 Branches
One of the nation’s leading regional banks is closing locations due in large part to the popularity of online banking. This article is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. Linked information within this article is attributed to the following outlets: Wikipedia.org and Patch.com.
Santander Bank Permanently Closing 16 Massachusetts Branches
One of the nation’s leading regional banks is shuttering locations due in large part to the popularity of online banking. This article is based on corporate postings and accredited media reports. Linked information within this article is attributed to the following outlets: Wikipedia.org and Patch.com.