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Medway-Ashland Girls Hockey Aims High Again Despite Losing Key Players

Entering their sixth year as a girl’s ice hockey program, Medway-Ashland is looking to improve upon last year’s performance come this winter. The squad went an impressive 13-5-2 playing in the South Eastern Massachusetts Girls Hockey League (SEMGHL) and had two wins in the Division 2 State Tournament defeating Mansfield-OA (2-0) and Pembroke-WH (1-0) before falling in overtime (3-2) to Sandwich in the Quarter Finals.
Coach Curt Carter knows that playing in the SEMGHL is no easy task, but firmly believes that participation in this league is truly an asset.

Millis Lions Presents NE’s Finest Craft Beers, Wines & Spirits

New England is home to some of the best, and well-known craft beer breweries in the world. Several of these brewers, as well as wineries and distillers, were on hand for the Millis Lions Club’s annual “Brew –N Wine Fest” on October 25th. This annual fundraiser benefits local Millis Lions Club Charities. The event offered beer lovers and wine and liquor enthusiasts the opportunity to taste new fall flavors, and established favorites, from well-known and up-and-coming micro-brewers.

Medway Boy Scout Troop 367 to Present Santa Breakfast December 6

Ol’ Saint Nick is making a special stop in Medway on Saturday, December 6, for his annual Santa Breakfast, presented by Medway Boy Scout Troop 367. The event will take place at St. Joseph Parish Center, 145 Holliston Street, Medway from 7:30-11 a.m., and it includes an All You Can Eat Breakfast Buffet. Fare includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, ham, coffee, cocoa, milk and juice. The cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children and $4 for seniors.

Quick Weight Loss Results That Will Last A Lifetime

Paul Baldassari initially needed some coaxing from his wife Janice Parisi to explore the possibility of joining New England Fat Loss (NEFL). As many people experience, past efforts with weight loss programs were unsuccessful. He had tried Jennie Craig, Weight Watchers and the South Beach Diet, all with disappointing results. But Baldassari was open to a solution. Weighing 250 pounds and entering pre-diabetic stage, he needed a change that would help his overall health. The answer came with NEFL.

Medway’s Hope Ready For Soph Hoop Season at BU

Sarah Hope has some definite goals for her sophomore season at Boston University.
The 5-foot-7 Hope, who finished her basketball career at Medway High as its all-time leading scorer with 1,228 points, wants the Terriers to be Patriot League champions and she’s eager to be more of a scoring threat whether she plays off-guard or at the point. As a freshman last year, Hope became a starter after nine games, averaged 6.4 points and led BU in three-point baskets (60).

Keystone Barbershop Changes Ownership

George Mangano Retires after 45 Years as a Medway Barber

After 45 years as a barber in Medway, with 30 of them at 89 Main Street, George Mangano has retired his scissors and handed off Keystone Barber shop to a new owner and fellow master barber, Kim Thibeault. Mangano penned the following letter to his patrons:
I wish to announce my Retirement, after 45 years of barber service in the Great Town of Medway. I want to thank all my customers from the old days to the present for their loyalty and friendship.
Kim Thibeault is the new owner and operator.
I’m sure you will like her.

Organization Finds a Way to Thank New England Veterans

By J.D. O’Gara
Franklin resident Albert Goodrow was a pharmacist mate in the Navy during World War II. He’s also a veteran of the Korean War, and this year, accompanied by his son, Fr. David Goodrow, of Millis, he got the chance to fly to Washington, D.C. to see “his” memorials. Thanks to Honor Flight New England, Goodrow is one of the nearly 1,100 WWII veterans, the oldest being 101 years old, who have been flown free of charge to the nation’s capitol.

12th Annual Walk Against Breast Cancer October 19

Plans are underway for the 12th Annual Walk Against Breast Cancer to step off from the First Congregational Church, 725 Washington Street, Holliston, at 1:30 p.m. (check in from 12:15-1) on Sunday, October 19 this year. The annual walk, which draws just under 400, was begun by and is completed in memory of Maryellen Miller, who lived in Holliston. 100% of proceeds benefit the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.