Celebrate skin cancer awareness with some SPF

Did you know more than 5 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed each year in the U.S.? Shocking, but still many people fail to wear SPF every day. With May being Skin Cancer Awareness Month and the kick off to summer, here are some of our favorite SPF products!

Hope Lives Here FIRST Support Group

Hope Lives Here, a nonprofit organization that provides a place of comfort for adults in times of loss, will host its first support group from 6:30-7:30 p.m. May 22.  The event will be at the Rutland Free Library, 280 Main St., Rutland.

Worcester native launches philanthropic startup

Shrewsbury-based startup The Charity Experiment is going to help you donate smarter. Created by local businessman Thaddeus Kaliszewski, the fledgling company will leverage the power of social sharing to remove barriers to entry for charitable donors and drive the mission of effective altruism.

(Art)Walk This Way!

On Sunday, May 27, The Canal District Alliance will host Worcester’s Art Walk.  The event will feature the work of local artists along Water Street from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The Canal District Alliance hopes this fun event can shine light upon the Canal District and all the creative work that Worcester has to offer!

Worcester Youth Orchestra hosts Auditions and they want YOU!

On June 4-6, The Worcester Youth Orchestras will host auditions for new students who would like to become a part of one of the many ensembles!  The auditions will be located at Mechanics Hall on 325 Main St., Worcester, from 4:30-8 p.m. both days.