Do you believe? Hop aboard the Polar Express™ in Hopedale this holiday season

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The Polar Express™ is coming to Central Massachusetts                                                 Do you believe? Hop aboard the Polar Express™ in Hopedale this holiday season! HOPEDALE – Inspired by the runaway hit movie, this holiday favorite comes to life as you and your family take a ride on The Polar Express™ . Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, families are sure to enjoy their trip to the North Pole, complete with hot chocolate and cookies served on board the train. … [Read more...]

Interested Parents and Students Invited to BVT Open House

UPTON – The annual Open House/Parent Applicant Night for parents, guardians, and prospective students will be held at Blackstone Valley Regional Vocational Technical High School on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 from 5:30-8:00 p.m. The evening is an opportunity to tour the Pleasant Street campus and gather information regarding the vocational technical system. “We encourage people from throughout our 13 district-member towns to attend in order to gain a better understanding of our admissions … [Read more...]

Nipmuc Girls Varsity Soccer complete their checklist and bring home the Div 3 State Championship Title


Headline courtesy of Joyce Esker! Nipmuc Girls Varsity Soccer team - Division 3 State Champions photo by Joyce Esker Last night the Nipmuc Girls Varsity Soccer team took on Lynnfield and won it all 5-0 with Gabby Carreiro & Kiley Larocque leading the way for the Division 3 state title, the teams first title since 2006. Stephanie Esker, Kiley Larocque, Madison Neary, and  Gabby Carreiro (2) all scored to complete the 5-0 win. Since I am not a sports writer below are links with … [Read more...]

Missing juvenile found


Last night at approximately 9:30 p.m. the Upton Police Department initiated a search for a juvenile who according to Upton Police Chief Bradley had "fled his home on foot and gone into the wooded area near Brooks Street". Police Chief Bradley said a K-9 Unit from the Massachusetts State Police was requested and the Massachusetts State Police provided a helicopter from the Air Wing Unit to assist in the search. Residents in the area heard the helicopter circling late into the evening. The … [Read more...]

Upton Police Department investigate house break


The Upton Police Department is investigating an attempted house break on Fiske Avenue that is believed to have occurred yesterday between the hours of 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. The department is asking if anyone has information that may be helpful to the investigation, you are asked to contact Detective Palmieri or Officer Rankins at 508-529-3200. On November 18, 2014 the Milford Police Department reported an attempted breaking and entering on Whitewood Rd which is located at the end of East … [Read more...]

Upton votes to lift ban on self service gas stations


At the November 18, 2014 Special Town Meeting residents of Upton voted to eliminate the ban on self service gas stations. The proposal was brought to the town by Fire/EMS Chief Ron Goodale. "For the Fire Department this was a safety issue," said Chief Goodale. "Full service gas stations are not required to have fire protection in their canopies," he said. "We have had fuel spills and potential hazards in town and weren't notified immediately, or even within a reasonable amount of time, " said … [Read more...]

Open discussion thread: Ask questions, share opinions

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I’m a bit swamped right now. So I am adding a new feature to Upton Daily .. an open discussion thread. What’s on your mind this week, Upton? An open discussion thread on Upton Daily will be your place to ask questions, sound off on town issues, or share information with other readers. Here are some suggestions to get you started: Register your thoughts on town issues or local/state/national news stories Ask questions about programs in town/school or the town itself Share notices … [Read more...]


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