State Senator Ryan Fattman to Hold Office Hours in Mendon


BOSTON – State Senator Ryan C. Fattman (R-Webster) will host office hours during the month of March on Thursday, March 12th at 6:00PM to 7:00PM at the Mendon Upper Town Hall- 20 Main Street, Mendon. Constituents are encouraged to stop by at any point during the hour or may reserve a specific time if they wish by emailing Jordanne Anderson at Those who cannot make the office hour may call 617-722-1420 to have issues addressed by the Senator. … [Read more...]

Just for fun….Thin Mint Poll


Thin Mints, they are just devilishly yummy aren't they? You pop one and the next thing you know the entire sleeve is gone! Do you ever think you might have a Thin Mint problem when the chocolate mint cookies are in your cupboards? Well, I think I might need some Thin Mint rehab. I found myself enjoying a few at 10:30 a.m. with a cup of coffee. Mmmm  mmmm. What do you think?     … [Read more...]

Upton Scouts get a tour of the police station


On February 20 OfficerRankins of the Upton Police Department spent time talking with scouts from Upton Pack 132 Den 11.  OfficerRankins spoke with the scouts about fingerprinting and after they took a tour of the police station. The scouts soaked it all in.  When asked about their experience Noah Crosby said it was awesome,"I got locked in a jail cell! It was SICK."  Ty Sullivan said, "I liked the jail cell and the  gun anatomy pictures."  Ty's sister enjoyed the tour too.  "I liked the … [Read more...]

Upton Gardeners …garden plots are available for the 2015 growing season!


The Town of Upton has announced garden plots are available for the 2105 growing season. Each plot is a 4’ by 16’ raised bed for growing organic vegetables, flowers and herbs. Plots are available free of charge to Upton residents and Upton based community groups. The Town does make available an elevated bed for gardeners who may have difficulty  accessing the standard height beds. While the plots are made available at no cost, gardeners are expected to contribute approximately 2 hours to … [Read more...]

Upton Weekend Weather

FEb 26th extended weekend forecast

By Meteorologist Jeb Postle A storm is forecasted to move off the coast of the Northeast today, providing cloudy skies and a chance of flurries and isolated snow showers to the region. As the storm moves farther out to the sea later in the day,  a large ridge of high pressure will build in from the west. This will provide a return of sunny and frigid weather to the region through Sunday afternoon. Our next storm system will move in from the south Sunday evening, with a chance of snow showers. … [Read more...]

John J. “Jack” Triggs, 67

John Triggs photo

UPTON - John J. “Jack” Triggs, 67, of Upton, died early Wednesday, February 25, 2014 at his home after a 5-year battle with cancer. He was the husband of Trina (Citro) Triggs and President of ATC Technologies, Inc. of Haverhill and Wilmington.   Mr. Triggs was born in Boston, a son of the late James and Rose (Perdicaro) Triggs, and grew up in Hyde Park. An Army veteran of the Vietnam War, he lived in Waltham before coming to Upton 30 years ago.   In addition to his wife of almost 33 years, … [Read more...]

Nipmuc Drama Guild presents “Almost, Maine” this weekend

almost maine

Students from Nipmuc Regional High School Drama Guild would like to invite the community to “Almost, Maine” this weekend at Nipmuc Regional High School. There will be four showings featuring two casts. Tickets are $10 for adults or $7 for students and seniors. The official synopsis on the “Almost, Maine” website says:“Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United Sates – it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Because its residents never got … [Read more...]


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