The Carnival is Here!

The George L. Wood Post No. 5594 is hosting their annual festival/ carnival, on the post's grounds ~ Rte. 140 in Upton. This fundraising event will have food, rides and carnival games; great fun for everyone. Monday 4/17 through Saturday 4/22   … [Read more...]

Formation of committee to review Town Manager Act

A committee is being formed to review the Town Manager Act.  This committee will be comprised of volunteers drawn from town employees, current or past board/committee members and Upton residents.  If you are interested, please consider volunteering &  applications will start to be considered at next weeks BOS meeting on April 18th. Here is the link to the Town Website’s volunteer application. … [Read more...]

Ducks in Trees Returns to Upton

Thank you Theresa Herendeen for the Upton duck photos! … [Read more...]

Back by popular demand “Connections” with Psychic Gary McKinstry – April 14

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Luella E. (Brownell) Wood, 94,

Luella E. (Brownell) Wood, 94, of Upton, died early Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester after an illness. She was the widow of Russell Wood, who died in 1969 after 18 years of marriage. A Gold Star Widow, her first husband, George L. Wood, was killed in action in Europe during World War II. Mrs. Wood was born in Upton, daughter of the late Aubrey and Elberta (Osgood) Brownell. She was a graduate of Upton High School Class of 1940 and Becker College in Worcester. She … [Read more...]

Outdoor Water Usage

News from the Director of Public Works As Spring begins, and with it, increased outdoor water use, the Director of Public Works is issuing this statement to provide information to the public and encourage conservation and careful use of water by residents. Drought conditions prevailed in most of Massachusetts during 2016.  Notwithstanding rain and snow over the winter, the Town remains under a drought advisory because of very low rainfall last year. The Town is currently required by the State … [Read more...]

Upton Library April Events

Upton Library April Events Tues, April 18, 1pm – Intergenerational Native American Music program featuring Craig Harris.  Native American drumming, music and history.  Join us at the Upton Senior Center for this all ages event. Sat, April 22, 2pm - Demonstration of Bharata Natyam - classical dance from Southern India, that combines beautiful steps, storytelling and hand positions.  Presented at the Upton Library by local dance instructor Anine Singh-de Grood.  Interactive and suitable for … [Read more...]