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Rimkus: Hudson Catholic Daughters of America disbands after 95 years

By Rosemary Rimkus, Hudson Columnist HUDSON - The Court St. John Eudes, Hudson chapter of Catholic Daughters of America (CDA), voted to disband late last year,...

New snowfall measurements show impact of weekend nor’easter

REGION - The National Weather Service released updated snowfall measurements for a handful of area towns on Sunday morning after this weekend's nor'easter. Westborough leads the...

Rimkus: Tiny Warmer Fuel Oil Co. office gone, Symphony Pro Musica cancels performances

HUDSON - The Warmer Fuel Oil Co. office, a tiny building that owner Gerry Curley called his “Monopoly House,” disappeared from 240 Washington St....

Hudson family celebrates return of stolen dinosaur

HUDSON – Hudson’s John Cannistraro woke up this past Sunday to find wooden boards strewn across his yard.  Rexy, the wire dinosaur who had sat...

Landing at Hudson Mills to host winter market

HUDSON - Retailers on Broad Street in Hudson are looking to showcase their own corner of the town’s thriving business community with a winter...
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“Hudson deserves to have won ‘Best Main Street in the country'”

28 years ago I moved to a small bungalow on Lake Boon, leaving urban life behind. Though I was extremely happy with my neighborhood...

Rimkus: Resident named Patriots fan of the year, bird count adds two new species...

HUDSON - Hudson’s “Buddy” Martin, 49 years a New England Patriots season ticket holder, received the “Bank of America 2021 Fan of the Year”...

Region digs out from season’s first major snowstorm

REGION - Friday's winter storm dropped well over six inches of snow across parts of the region before a deep freeze made for icy...

Great Fire of 1894 changed the face of Hudson’s downtown

HUDSON - July 4, 1894, started as just another Independence Day in the town of Hudson.  Residents were enjoying the holiday at Trotting (now Riverside)...

Rimkus: Santa receives citation; replica theater finds new home; local family reunites 

HUDSON - Hudson’s favorite Santa Claus (Galen Isaacs) has received a citation from the Mass. State House of  Representatives for over 25 years of...

UPDATE: Local groups hold Christmas tree pickup drives

UPDATE: This post has been updated to include information on Marlborough's Christmas tree drop-off program. REGION - Need to get rid of a Christmas tree? Everyone...

Hudson AMVETS delivers over 1,000 holiday dinners

HUDSON – Volunteers for this season’s 32nd annual Home Alone for the Holidays program of Hudson AMVETS Post 208 prepared and delivered over 1,000...

UPDATE: Region notes more winter weather after Friday snowfall

UPDATE: This post has been updated to include new information from the National Weather Service, MassDOT and the State Police about the impacts of...

Hudson enjoys snowy Winter Farmers Market 

HUDSON - Even with a winter storm heading their way, the organizers and vendors of Hudson’s Winter Farmers Market opened for the final day...

Rimkus: Theater replica seeks new home; residents celebrate 50th anniversary 

HUDSON - A miniature, meticulously detailed “Arabian Theater” created by the late Charlie Groves in the 1960’s is seeking a new home.  Former Hudson resident...

Hudson enjoys 18th Holiday Stroll 

HUDSON – Recently-opened businesses joined established mainstays on Dec. 4 when the Downtown Hudson Holiday Stroll returned for its 18th year.  Main Street’s vehicular traffic...

Hudson deputy fire chief will retire in January

HUDSON – Deputy Fire Chief Stephen S. Cariveau will soon retire after 33 years of service to the Hudson Fire Department. Cariveau’s retirement is effective...
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Christmas Country Fair heading to Hudson church Dec. 4

HUDSON – From Santa to themed gift baskets, the First United Methodist Church of Hudson’s annual Christmas Country Fair is back Dec. 4 from...

Assabet Valley Camera Club to host presentation on macro imaging

HUDSON - The Assabet Valley Camera Club (AVCC) will host nature photographer Tom Wilson for a presentation on Wednesday, Dec. 1. Wilson’s work has...
Alex O’Hare is Hudson’s new community social worker. (Photo/Laura Hayes)

New community social worker hits the ground running in Hudson

By Dakota Antelman, Managing Editor HUDSON - The Hudson Health Department has added a community social worker to its team.  Now, a month into the job,...