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“The Hunt” is coming!

Three prominent Dudley organizations have combined forces once again to host an event to raise funds to support the preservation and presentation of Dudley’s history. The Dudley Woman’s Club, the Black Tavern Historical Society and the Dudley Historical Commission have planned a second Historical Scavenger Hunt for Saturday September 27, 1 – 3pm.             

Our afternoon starts and ends at the Black Tavern on Dudley Hill.  Using the... Read More

“You Know How To Whistle Don’t You…?” said Lauren Bacall to Bogart…

New chef at Whistle Stop brings inspiration and enthusiasm

by Janet Stoica

OXFORD –  Haven’t been to The Whistle Stop Bar & Grill for years and just learned that it’s about time I make this part of my customary dining experience.  On a very rainy Wednesday afternoon the place was packed.  Just about all 37 seats at the rectangular bar were taken and most of the booths too.  The kitchen line chefs were working like a well-oiled machine and hot dishes were well-organized and gliding out of... Read More

Sept. 1, 2014 Rt. 395 Edition
August 15, 2014 Blackstone Valley Edition

Molly Hollibaugh was only 11 years old the first time she participated in Alternatives’ Valley Friendship Tour and the 25 mile bicycle ride she took alongside her father was pretty challenging for a child. Through the years, Molly has returned to the Tour, Alternatives’ signature fundraising event, many... Read More