Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Jay Ash speaks to a crowd gathered at the Orange Innovation Center Thursday. Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst), seated front-left, announced that the OIC will receive a $200,000 MassWorks Grant to upgrade the parking lot. Photo by Jared Robinson
ORANGE — Last October, Orange Innovation Center owner Jack Dunphy gave a tour of the popular business center located just west of the center of town. At the time, the OIC was seeing a significant growth spurt with news of a brewery on the way and a...
Boston-area actor and storyteller George Capacccio will perform as Albert Einstein in an interactive, one-man show at Warwick Old Home Day on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m., in the town hall. Submitted photo
WARWICK — The Warwick Arts Council presents “Albert Einstein: Relatively Speaking,” the compelling story of Albert Einstein come to life, as part of Old Home Day festivities on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m., in the town hall. The show portrays the...
Sharon Wachsler of Wendell, owner of At Your Service Dog Training, is offering dog training classes at Orange Innovation Center in September. Wachsler uses a positive reinforcement method called "clicker training," using skills she developed while training her own three service dogs. Submitted photo
ORANGE — Sharon Wachsler of Wendell, owner of At Your Service Dog Training, is offering dog training classes in Orange, this September. Wachsler uses a positive reinforcement method called “clicker training.” She developed her skills by training...
Evan Piscitello, left, and Cory Tanner participated in the Village Fair UnFair 5k road race held Saturday in North Orange. Photo Courtesy of Melanie Rajaniemi
ORANGE — The Village Fair UnFair 5k was held Saturday at the Community Church of North Orange and Tully.  A total of 57 people participated in the inaugural race. Winner Brad Fors crossed the finish line in 19:24. Results are as follows: Males...
Orange Firefighter Benjamin Miller recently graduated with the 247th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy's 50-day Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program. Left-to-right -- Orange Fire Chief James Young, Miller, Massachusetts State Fire Marshal Peter Ostroskey, and Watertown Fire Chief Mario Orangio, who also serves as the Chairman of the Massachusetts Fire Training Council.Submitted photo
STOW — Orange Firefighter Benjamin Miller graduated with the 247th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s 50-day Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program during a ceremony on Monday, Aug. 22, at the Department of Fire Services in Stow...
The pilot of this 2015 fixed-wing, single-engine Seawind airplane made an emergency landing on a sandbar within the Quabbin Reservoir on Tuesday afternoon, due to reported mechanical issues. The pilot, a 42-year-old man from Newport, R.I., was not injured and the plane remained intact. Massachusetts State Police photo
BELCHERTOWN — The pilot of a small, private plane made an emergency landing on a sandbar within the Quabbin Reservoir on Tuesday. At 2:52 p.m., troopers assigned to the State Police Barracks in Belchertown and the Air Wing, along with Federal...
Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Jay Ash speaks to a crowd gathered at the Orange Innovation Center Thursday. Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst), seated front-left, announced that the OIC will receive a $200,000 MassWorks Grant to upgrade the parking lot. Photo by Jared Robinson
Boston-area actor and storyteller George Capacccio will perform as Albert Einstein in an interactive, one-man show at Warwick Old Home Day on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 7 p.m., in the town hall. Submitted photo
Sharon Wachsler of Wendell, owner of At Your Service Dog Training, is offering dog training classes at Orange Innovation Center in September. Wachsler uses a positive reinforcement method called "clicker training," using skills she developed while training her own three service dogs. Submitted photo
Evan Piscitello, left, and Cory Tanner participated in the Village Fair UnFair 5k road race held Saturday in North Orange. Photo Courtesy of Melanie Rajaniemi
Orange Firefighter Benjamin Miller recently graduated with the 247th class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy's 50-day Career Recruit Firefighter Training Program. Left-to-right -- Orange Fire Chief James Young, Miller, Massachusetts State Fire Marshal Peter Ostroskey, and Watertown Fire Chief Mario Orangio, who also serves as the Chairman of the Massachusetts Fire Training Council.Submitted photo
The pilot of this 2015 fixed-wing, single-engine Seawind airplane made an emergency landing on a sandbar within the Quabbin Reservoir on Tuesday afternoon, due to reported mechanical issues. The pilot, a 42-year-old man from Newport, R.I., was not injured and the plane remained intact. Massachusetts State Police photo
Massachusetts Secretary of Housing and Economic Development Jay Ash speaks to a crowd gathered at the Orange Innovation Center Thursday. Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg (D-Amherst), seated front-left, announced that the OIC will receive a $200,000 MassWorks Grant to upgrade the parking lot. Photo by Jared Robinson
ORANGE — Last October, Orange Innovation Center owner Jack Dunphy gave a tour of the popular business center located just west of the center of town. At the time, the OIC was seeing a significant growth spurt with news of a brewery on the way and a gym taking on new ownership. Among those on that...
PHILLIPSTON — The American Civil War comes to Phillipston on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 27 and 28, with more than 200 reenactors from the New England Brigade and the 6th regiment of the Army of Northern Virginia recreating battles each day at 2 p.m. Civil War Weekend will take place from 9 a.m....
 Athol native Bradley Bartlett-Roche, pianist, saxophonist, vocalist and composer, performed with music icon Billy Joel in front of a sold-out crowd at Fenway Park on Tuesday, Aug. 18.Photo courtesy of Billy Joel archives and Jeff Schock,
BOSTON — Thirteen-year-old Bradley Bartlett-Roche, pianist, saxophonist, vocalist and composer — and known throughout the New England region as the “Boston Piano Kid” — performed in the biggest concert of his life with his idol, music icon Billy Joel, in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 40,...
Donald Trump has wrapped up his tell-it-like-it-is tour. Now comes the tough part where he must walk back from his most abrasive promises and outrageous assertions. Having already expressed vague regrets for offending words spoken previously, the Republican presidential candidate is revising his...
Mount Wachusett Community College's 12th annual Leadership Academy saw a record number of students and service projects. Students, faculty and college staff donated school supplies and backpacks that will be donated to 138 children in foster care. Submitted photo
GARDNER — MWCC’s 12th annual Summer Leadership Academy is one for the records. Sponsored by the office of Student Life, the two-day event for incoming students saw a record number of participants, a record number of service projects and a record number of backpacks donated to children in need,...

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