Having a ball: Team USA rugby captain has local ties

Madison Hughes

Madison Hughes never got to watch his favorite sport in the Olympics growing up. Now, with rugby back in the Olympic lineup for the first time in nearly a century, he’ll get to experience it first-hand as a member of the U.S. Olympic team.

Dining Review: British Beer Company

British Beer Company

British Beer Company brings the flavors of Old England to Worcester!

Summer festival must-haves

Summer Festivals

Whether it’s food festivals, art festivals or music festivals that you’re into, you need to protect yourself – from sweat and sun. Fortunately, there are a ton of products out there to help make you festival-ready. So get ready to enjoy summer!

Steal the Style: Get-Lit June


Designer candles are so cute – and so expensive. I love the funny sayings, quotes and names on these candles. If you are crafty enough and have something to write or print on your candle, do it! Many of my genius crafts fail while attempting perfection. Most recently, I was trying to recreate a bathing suit, and it all kept going awry. Cue my kick-ass editor, who swooped in with an unassuming email sharing a cool craft using a candle. So here we are.

Out+About: June is national Pride Month!


In honor of Pride Month, here are the many regional Prides this month. Colleges are on recess after May, so many college students just can’t participate in a June Pride celebration in Worcester. That’s why, for many years, Worcester Pride has chosen to celebrate pride in September – to include all of the many schools (colleges, as well as secondary schools) in the region.