Representative Muradian Welcomes Visitors from Upton Senior Center

Representative David K. Muradian, Jr. (R-Grafton) was excited to welcome members of the Upton Senior Center to the State House in Boston on June 20th. The group of seniors were accompanied by Department Specialist Bernadette Denson and Driver Jim Earl. Representative Muradian treated the group to a tour of the building, including stops in the Senate Reading Room, Doric Hall, and a rare trip to the Governor’s Balcony overlooking the Boston Common. The tour also took a trip to the House Chamber … [Read more...]

Uxbridge Police Warn Residents to be Vigilant

This week two purse snatchers entered a business in Uxbridge, they also hit locations in Sutton, Millbury, Marlborough, and Manchester NH. Uxbridge police department identified the male pictured below but are looking for help in identifying the woman. If you have information please contact 508-278-7755. Do you leave your purse unattended in a grocery cart? If you do, it's time to stop. https://www.facebook.com/Uxbridgepolice/posts/1597030503671485 … [Read more...]

Local Jump Rope Team Qualifies For The 2017 National Jump Rope Championships

The High Altitude Jump Rope Team recently qualified at the Regional Jump Rope Competition for the 2017 U.S. National Jump Rope Championships. The team will compete at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex in Kissimmee, Florida from June 27-July 1, 2017. Team-High Altitude is not only a competitive team, they are also a demo team for the AHA performing at local colleges and charity fundraisers. The group is made up of fourteen jump ropers from the Blackstone Valley region and range in age from … [Read more...]

Upton’s Fireworks Festival Saturday June 24

Come to the 50th year the Upton community has celebrated Independence Day with a fun filled family outing and a spectacular fireworks display. The Upton Men’s Club (UMC) Annual Fireworks Festival is scheduled for Saturday, June 24. The year’s events will take place from 4 p.m. until 10 p.m. at Blackstone Valley Tech located on Pleasant Street in Upton. Rain date is Sunday, June 25. Last year the event brought in over 5000 people who, as always, enjoyed the best fireworks display put on in this … [Read more...]

Upton Seeking Children’s Librarian

The Town of Upton has a opening for a Children's Librarian.  For more information, please click here. … [Read more...]

Sen. Moore Highlights Availability of State House Tours

With summer around the corner, and with the promise of warmer temperatures, Senator Michael O. Moore (D-Millbury) encourages area residents to take advantage of free tours of the Massachusetts State House.  Tours are offered by the Secretary of the Commonwealth’s Office and are led by knowledgeable guides. “The building is more than just the center of State Government, it’s a living museum,” said Senator Moore. “Tours include visits to the Great Hall of Flags, the State Library and many other … [Read more...]

Fiske Mill Bridge To Close June 22 For Construction

Fiske Mill Bridge will be under construction this summer. The bridge will be closed starting on Thursday, June 22 and reopening at the end of August. It is recommended drivers avoid this area. Click here to see the detour plan for Fiske Mill Road during repairs to the bridge. If you have any questions, please call the DPW at 508-529-3067.  Thank you for your patience. Read more: http://www.uptonma.gov/node/74383 … [Read more...]