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  • Worcester, MA, tornado filmed by former tornado victim: Reminds of 1953 disaster
    Worcester, MA, tornado filmed by former tornado victim: Reminds of 1953 disaster
    An EF-0 tornado hit downtown Worcester, Mass., Sunday night, packing winds of up to 85 mph. Video recorded by a roof-mounted camera on the three-story building where Michael Roescher lives, was used by the National Weather Service to help confirm...
  • Opiate death problem shifts to Worcester
    Opiate death problem shifts to Worcester
    A few months ago, Taunton seemed to be the center of the “bad heroin” epidemic with a huge increase in opiate related overdoses and deaths. Now Worcester, a larger city in the middle of the state reports a similar problem. Last Spring,...
  • Downset
    Punk Veterans Downset to Play the Worcester Palladium
    A week from tonight (next Friday, July 25), hybrid-core (part metal, part rap, part punk, all hardcore) veterans Downset will be hitting the Palladium in support of their new album, One Blood (in stores Monday, July 21).The show will be the second...
  • WOLF PACK SEE RED
    A breakdown of the Wolf Pack playoff chances
    The Wolf Pack are still mathematically alive in the playoff race. That’s about as positive as it gets. The Pack sit 14 points out of the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The have, on average, been about 15 points out...
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    Worcester gets a chance to laugh: 'Worcester Comedy Fest 2014'
    Need some laughter to spice up your upcoming Ides of March? On Mar. 15, 2014, you can get a pick-me-up from all this snow and go to "Comedy Fest Worcester" at the Palladium in (you guessed it) Worcester, Mass. This 18+ event with seven...
  • Does the flu vaccine work?
    Neither antiviral medication nor vaccination was able to save flu victim
    Patty Bill Methot, a 49-year-old mother of a 10-year-old girl, died Jan. 30 in the intensive pulmonary care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, her sister Pamela Giusti told South Coast Today. Family members say that she died because...
  • The addition of Dov Grumet Morris
    Wolf Pack looking to become road warriors this weekend
    The Wolf Pack hit the road this weekend starting with a game in Worcester tonight. They have played Worcester twice recently, winning one 3-2 in overtime and losing one 3-2. Both games were held at the XL Center. This will be the Wolf Packs first...
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    Wolf Pack remain colder than the recent weather
    The Wolf Pack played last Friday and Saturday against non division opponents. At least you could say they played well enough to win or that they were competitive or that they were in both games. They earned a point but bottom line is they lost...
  • Pack celebrate OT win
    Pack have a pulse, grab five out of last six possible points
    The Wolf Pack won in overtime beating the Worcester Sharks 3-2. The winning play came when Captain Aaron Johnson passed the puck to Oscar Lindberg who was open in front of the Shark net. Lindberg beat Worcester goalie Harri Sateri glove high to...
  • The Miss Worcester Diner
    Breakfast at the Miss Woo-fun, food and history in Worcester!
    Everybody tells you about the Miss Woo Diner. Never had I gone and would not have yet had a friend who was doing some location scouting for an upcoming movie not given it fulsome praise. He waxed poetic about the BBQ chicken cheese and bacon...
  • Bocado Restaurant
    Bocado Tapas and Wine Bar -Spanish cuisine in Worcester
    Tapas are a relatively recent addition to America’s culinary palette. Maybe in NYC they’ve had it for decades but outside of that it took its time in New England. Outside of Metro-Boston, they are not thick on the ground. Worcester...
  • Huge Worcester Crash Due To Ice
    Huge Worcester crash reminds New Englanders to prepare for winter driving
    Yesterday morning, December 1st, Mother Nature delivered Worcester Massachusetts its first icy roads of the year. The result was a massive crash involving nearly 70 cars and tractor trailers. The only thing that prevented this crash from being...
  • UK man convicted of trying to eat children
    UK man convicted in US of conspiring to kidnap, kill, and eat children
    National News: In Worcester, Massachusetts, Geoffrey Portway, 40 has been sentenced to 26-years and 8-months for his desire to kidnap, rape, kill, and take on the form of Jeffrey Dahmer by wanting to eat children. He was sentenced on Tuesday. He...
  • Fallout Frank
    Fallout Frank-Back to those 50s shelters with Andrew Shanley!
    Why Fallout Frank? Worcester's own Andrew Shanley works in public access television and is always on the lookout for old movies and TV series in his price range, that is, public domain, or to put it bluntly, free.One genre of movies that...
  • The harrowing film adaptation of 'Les Miserables' honored with three Golden Globes and eight Academy Award nominations!
    'Les Miserables' earns eight Academy award noms and three Golden Globe wins
    The last time a film adaptation of a stage musical won the Academy Award for Best Picture was Rob Marshall’s razzle-dazzling version of ‘Chicago.’ With 13 nominations in all, ‘Chicago’ won for Best Picture in 2002,...