Byline: By CAROLE GARIEPY

A ‘junk yard’ of beauty and meaning

8/2/22

PHILLIPSTON — How would you like to live next door to a junk yard? Most people wouldn’t select that for a choice location. But, that’s where we...

BARRE — Many people have a story to tell. Some machines have a story to tell, too. This 1942 Army Jeep has an important one, and it’s told by...

Yes, we are all connected the world over. What happens in one country affects what happens in other countries, both economically and emotionally...

Shawn Mei hunts from his wheelchair

12/26/21

Shawn Mei, 47, of Templeton waits with great anticipation while his dad, Anthony, who lives in Ashburnham, and friend, Rick French of Phillipston...

Living life in color

12/6/21

George Dakin of Phillipston is lucky — lucky to be alive. He celebrates two birthdays. He turned 4 on Aug. 7, and 68 on Dec. 8, and the story...

Bess is 107! Not many of us can say we lived through two world wars and two pandemics, but Bess Difley of Barre has. She was born in 1914. A lot...

COVID brings new perspective to art

11/1/21

Dates have taken on a new meaning. B.C. always referred to something that happened “Before Christ;” now people are often talking about an activity...

Story of the lost ring

10/8/21

Niece Beth arrived last week with a packet of voices from the past. It contained letters, photos and newspaper articles that her grandmother had...

“Enjoy what you are doing,” says Pauline Dwelly of Oakham. She has lived by that motto all her life doing the two things she enjoys the most...

When several members from the Historical Society of Phillipston visited Templeton’s Historical Society, Linda Langevin saw their Boston Post Cane...

Look what I received in the mail today — a book, “How to Speak Chicken” by Melissa Caughey. Now, is that crazy or what? And, it was sent to me by...

A church service to remember

5/12/20

Sunday, Mother’s Day 2020: No church services allowed, but did that stop Pastor Stephanie Flynn of the Congregational Church of Phillipston from...

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