Early Voting Begins Monday 10/24

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Electronic Recycling Day – 10/29 – All Towns Welcome

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Upton College Student Tries New Menu Items


Pictured (l-r): Clemons, Parliamentarian of Student Government; Sophomore, Chris Crawley, Senator; Senior, Hannah Walsh, Vice President; Lenin Alberto, Manager of Fuddruckers Restaurant in North Andover; Sophomore, Brianna Mahoney, Senator; and Sophomore, Amanda Alcox, Senator. Devin Clemens, a sophomore at Merrimack College in North Andover was among the first to try new menu items at a local restaurant.  Fuddruckers, which is located across the street from the college invited five members of … [Read more...]

Is There Anything More American Than Apple Pie?


BVT Culinary Students Bake Apple Pies for WorldSkills Event The participants of the 2016 WorldSkills General Assembly, co-hosted by Canada’s Skills Competencies Canada and the United States’ SkillsUSA, were treated to an All-American Barbecue including the American culture’s signature dessert: apple pie. The mini apple pies were made by culinary students at Blackstone Valley Tech. The students baked 300 individually wrapped mini apple pies for the delegates of the WorldSkills General Assembly … [Read more...]

Fraggle is decked out for the holiday and ready for a forever home!


Fragile is ready for Halloween. But even more importantly, he’s ready to find a new home! This adorable young terrier mix loves to play and to go for long hikes. He’s already house trained and crate trained. He’s a quick learner who already knows sit, down, paw, wait, and “watch me”. He is anxious around strangers or other dogs so either having a fenced yard or living in a place where he can walk without encountering lots of people is important for him. We know Fraggle looks like an adorable … [Read more...]

Robert G. Baker, 88


Robert G. Baker, 88, of Lincoln, ME and formerly of Upton, passed away unexpectedly October 20, 2016, at his home. He was the husband of Dawna (Pickering) DeMarey‑Baker.Born August 1, 1928, in Scranton, PA, he was the son of the late Pauline (Behrens) and Guy Arthur Baker. He was a graduate of Rutgers University and had a long and satisfying career as a financial advisor. Since moving to Maine in 2011, Bob was a member of the Lincoln Congregational Church Men’s Club and also served on the … [Read more...]

Robert J. Pomfred, 67

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Robert J. Pomfred, 67, formerly of Upton and Hopedale, and recently of Beaumont Nursing Center in Northbridge, died Friday, October 21, 2016 in Milford Regional Medical Center after a period of declining health. His wife, Cecile (Rogers) Pomfred, died in May. Robert was born in Framingham, son of the late Clarence and Ruth (Colburn) Pomfred. He was a 1968 graduate of Framingham North High School and had worked in shipping and receiving at Dennison Mfg. in Framingham for 18 years. He also worked … [Read more...]