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Worcester Entrepreneurship Support Programs

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Worcester Entrepreneurship Support Programs

Some of you might be familiar with the WPI Venture Forum but unless you are a woman you may not have heard of CWE The Center for Women & Enterprise.  Both programs support starting up new businesses but CWE’s focus is on supporting and nurturing women entrepreneurs. Best of all they have an office in […]

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Worcester Cash for Clunkers Car Dealers

Filed in Lifestyle by on August 18, 2009 0 Comments
Worcester Cash for Clunkers Car Dealers

The Cash for Clunkers program is not getting as much press coverage as before.  Things have slowed down a bit even though the program received an additional $2Billion back on August 7th.  Is it still worth looking into?  If you are really in the market for a new car it is definitely something you should […]

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Free Concerts in Worcester Common

Filed in Lifestyle by on August 14, 2009 0 Comments
Free Concerts in Worcester Common

The “Out to Lunch” Concert Series started last Friday at the Worcester Common.  The free concerts take place at 12 noon and give you the opportunity to eat lunch on the Common to the sounds of a variety of performers. Based on the Worcester City Manager’s press release from August 3rd the remaining schedule is: […]

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DCU Center to Host Both Democrats and Republicans

Filed in Lifestyle by on July 29, 2009 0 Comments
DCU Center to Host Both Democrats and Republicans

The DCU Center is no stranger to hosting politicians.  One of the most famous democrats President Bill Clinton visited the Worcester DCU Center this past June.  According to the Telegram Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray announced the Worcester DCU Center as the 2010 Massachusetts Democratic State Convention location.  This is great news since these types of […]

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Southwick’s More Than a Zoo – Really…

Filed in Travel & Tourism by on July 27, 2009 0 Comments
Southwick’s More Than a Zoo – Really…

A trip to Southwick’s Zoo won out over the Celtic Festival this weekend.  Our children decided a trip to the zoo would be more fun though my husband and I were leaning more toward the festival…  We couldn’t complain though the trip to Mendon and Southwick was one we had on the radar screen anyway […]

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Hanover Theatre Hosts Miss Massachusetts Pageant

Filed in Arts & Entertainment by on July 13, 2009 0 Comments
Hanover Theatre Hosts Miss Massachusetts Pageant

Last Friday The Hanover Theatre hosted the Miss Massachusetts Scholarship Pageant.  The winner Miss Fall River walked away with a $7,500 scholarship.  This is the first time that the pageant has been held in Worcester.  It used to be held in southern Massachusetts in New Bedford and Fall River(more recently).  Pageant organizers hope to broaden […]

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“Tightwad Tips” from Shrewsbury

Filed in Lifestyle by on May 29, 2009 0 Comments
“Tightwad Tips” from Shrewsbury

The Shrewsbury public library is holding an information session on Wednesday night June 10th on some inexpensive vacation options in Central Massachusetts.  The session is being presented by the Worcester Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club. The library has been presenting a series of sessions called “Tightwad Tip for Tough Times“.  This is a great […]

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