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4 Trends in Green Design

Greenery might be Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year, but that has nothing to do with the title of this article. Green design, also known as sustainable design, focuses on conserving energy and minimizing harm to the environment. While sustainability concerns are...

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A Journal of Musical Things

Alan Cross runs the popular music blog, A Journal of Musical Things, which covers a wide variety of topics. The blog's mission statement reads, "Filtering what’s happening in music to save you time, money and effort." which is exactly what they do. The podcast "The...

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Rachel’s Table Foodraiser set for Sunday at Big Y in Worcester

WORCESTER — Many of us aren’t aware of just how pervasive the problem of hunger is in Worcester County.Nevertheless, the facts speak for themselves: one out of every five families in this area live below the poverty level; more than 70 percent of the children attending Worcester Public Schools are from economically disadvantaged families; and social service agencies report that the number of clients in need of food increased by 18 percent in 2015.Obviously, […]

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Upcoming food fair celebrates local Burmese refugees on May 13

WORCESTER — Lesa McWalters is one of the founding members of the Worcester Refugee Assistance Project, www.worcesterrefugees.org. Since 2009, when WRAP was established to help 230 Burmese refugees who had arrived in the city, she has seen the tremendous progress the refugees have made.“Most didn’t speak English, and all of them had come from a rural part of Burma; therefore, they had no knowledge of modern amenities, such as electricity and running water, let […]

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4 Trends in Green Design

Greenery might be Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year, but that has nothing to do with the title of this article. Green design, also known as sustainable design, focuses on conserving energy and minimizing harm to the environment. While sustainability concerns are...

read more

A Journal of Musical Things

Alan Cross runs the popular music blog, A Journal of Musical Things, which covers a wide variety of topics. The blog's mission statement reads, "Filtering what’s happening in music to save you time, money and effort." which is exactly what they do. The podcast "The...

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Worcester’s South High could be in line for makeover – or replacement

WORCESTER — City Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. is seeking an additional $1.35 million loan order for a feasibility study to determine whether South High Community School should be renovated or replaced by a new building.The loan authorization being sought by the manager is in addition to the $1 million loan approved by the City Council in February.Mr. Augustus is seeking the additional loan authorization because of the anticipated complexity of the study, and the city’s […]

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Annual stART festival opens eyes along Worcester’s Park Avenue

WORCESTER – There was art as far as the eye could see – wearable art, edible art, aromatic art, whimsical art, tinkling art, techno 3D-art, nourishing art, historical art and good old-fashioned art. And stART on the Street founder Tina Zlody declared…its our 10th year on Park Avenue so people know where to find us to shop, eat, enjoy the festivities.

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