In 1897, construction of the Wachusett Dam began in Clinton, Massachusetts, impounding the south branch of the Nashua River in the Wachusett Reservoir to provide drinking water to metropolitan Boston. When the Dam was completed in 1905, the Reservoir became the largest public water supply reservoir in the world. The Nashua River Watershed Association (NRWA) […]


LUNENBURG — It’s been quite the run for the Lunenburg Phillies. Lunenburg repeated as Central New England Baseball Association champion late Thursday with a 5-2 victory over the Clinton 76ers, taking the best-of-five championship series 3-1. After winning three of the last four — and four of the last six — CNEBA titles, it seems […]


Twenty-five years since their first EP seems like a good time for Spoon to take stock. Last month, the Austin, Texas, group released “Everything Hits at Once: The Best of Spoon,” a compilation covering nine studio albums, and favorites such as “Got Nuttin’” and “Don’t You Evah,” as well as one new song, “No Bullets […]