Category Archives: lifestyle

Rooted in cooperation

Worcester Roots

The Worcester Roots Project is planting its community-strengthening and re-shaping business models throughout the city, and if organizers have their way, worker-run businesses will be a big part of Worcester’s future.

Learn to pick your battles

Resolve Conflicts

If you’re in a relationship, you’re bound to disagree with your partner from time to time. Should you load the dishwasher from front to back or back to front? Should the toilet paper be hung over or under?

EverydaySCIENCE: Fall brings a colorful science


One of the things I look forward to as the summer comes to a close is the spectacular colors of autumn leaves. Autumn is generally considered to begin on the September equinox and end on the winter equinox. This year, autumn will begin Sept. 23 and end Dec. 22.

PulseTECH: New app helps students get to know the Woo


The city of Worcester is known for its dense concentration of colleges and universities, boasting nine higher education institutions within the city itself. Although those colleges bring more than 36,000 students to the city, these millennials are often at a loss when it comes to finding things to do.

AllerWare aims to bring food allergy awareness


The moment Marci Komssi’s 1-year-old son had his first life-threatening allergic reaction was the moment that ignited the drive to start her business – AllerWare, LLC.