Downtown Underground Invades Memorial Auditorium


Downtown Underground: Urban Masquerade
9 p.m.-1 a.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1

The halls of Worcester’s Memorial Auditorium have sat in silence for the large part of the last quarter-century. Saturday night, that is set to change, when Pulse Magazine brings the auditorium to life with Downtown Underground: Urban Masquerade, a night of music, dancing and drinks.

NBC Last Comic Standing’s Alingon Mitra To Perform At Worcester Academy Campaign Celebration


Today Worcester Academy announced the successful conclusion of its $50 million capital campaign-ONWARD: The Campaign for Worcester Academy- announcing that the school had exceeded its goal and raised a total of $52.2 million.

New Around the Woo: Lock50


In recent years, Worcester has become somewhat of a promised land for restaurant owners. Once splattered with dive bars and greasy spoons, the city is now home to some of the best places to eat in the state. We have innovative chefs, talented mixologists and savvy business owners flocking to make their mark on the industry and tantalize our taste buds, and we are lucky to have so many options right here in our backyard.

Shuffle down Shrewsbury Street


Summer is almost over, which means the return of cool weather, fall colors and the annual College Shuffle. From noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, college students and their families will have the chance to sample tastings from more than 20 restaurants on Shrewsbury Street, also known as Worcester’s Restaurant Row.

The Luxe List: Back to school essentials


College students notoriously struggle on multiple fronts. Often, they’re relegated to whatever facilities their school offers. Vending machines, fuzzy TVs with limited channels, noisy dorm rooms and crowded study halls can leave much to be desired. Here are a few items to ease and appease college students as they study, live, work and play away from the cushy conveniences of home.