THANK YOU – from the Nipmuc Youth Baseball 12-year old All Star Team

The Nipmuc Youth Baseball 12-year old All Star team would like to thank the community for it's support it's raffle ticket fundraiser. This fundraiser helps to fund a trip to Aberdeen Maryland to take part in the Ripken Experience. This offers the opportunity to play teams from throughout the country. Ripken Experience has been an Upton baseball tradition for years. This will be the first combined Mendon Upton team to represent Nipmuc Youth Baseball.   We would like to congratulate the lucky … [Read more...]

Two Hour Delay for MURSD 3/15

Mendon Upton Regional School District announced a 2 hour delay for Wednesday 3/15 due to anticipated icy conditions for the morning commute. … [Read more...]

No School MURSD 3/14 … [Read more...]

Elaine C. Picard

Elaine C. Picard of Upton left this world for a new journey on Mar. 12, 2017. A funeral service will be held for family and friends on Friday, Mar. 17 at 10 a.m. in the Williams-Pedersen Funeral Home, 45 Main St., Upton. Elaine was born on May 22, 1930 in Spencer, MA to Loretta (Arsenault) and Athanase Gregoire. She earned a business degree from Becker Junior College in 1948. She was the loving and devoted wife of 43 years to her late husband, Eugene D. Picard, whom she married on Nov. 4, 1954 … [Read more...]

Derek W. Voorhees, 82

Derek W. Voorhees, 82, of Upton, died at home on Monday, March 6, 2017 after an illness. His wife, Cecelia D. (Heere) Voorhees, died in 2003 after 44 years of marriage. Mr. Voorhees was born in Albany, NY, a son of the late James and Mina (Wandall) Voorhees. He grew up in the Albany area and was a graduate of the former Morrisville Agricultural & Technical College, now Morrisville State College in NY. He served with the U.S. Army from 1956 to 1959 and had a long career as a construction … [Read more...]

James W. Cote, 85

 James W. Cote, 85, of Grafton and formerly of Upton, died at home on Saturday, March 11, 2017 after an illness. Jim was born in Shrewsbury, a son of the late Wilfrid and Marie (Lavoie) Cote. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean Conflict and the owner of Blackstone Valley Survey & Engineering, who worked as a land surveyor throughout the area for 45 years. He leaves three children, James E. Cote and his wife Roberta of Valrico, FL, Lee J. Cote of Upton, and Robin M. Allen of … [Read more...]

Upton Snow Totals Could Reach 22 Inches

Weather Update by Meteorologist Jeb Postle … [Read more...]