New Worthington Children’s Book

Two Worthington seniors have recently written a new children’s book. The book is titled Worth the Wait and is about the highly unusual fact that Sandhill Cranes have been nesting and breeding in Worthington for the past several years. The story is about a little girl who lives in Worthington and her relationship with the cranes and …

COA Holiday Luncheon

The Council on Aging Holiday Luncheon originally scheduled for Thursday, December 17 has been rescheduled for Monday, December 21 due to the expected snow storm. The luncheon is curbside pickup at the Rabbit Hole Restaurant at the Fiddlehead Inn from 11am – 1pm on Monday, December 21, 2020. If you have a reservation and need …

Rabbit Hole, True Christmas Toy Drive

The Rabbit Hole will be collecting New unwrapped toys, gift cards and clothing for children 2-16. Proceeds go to “True Christmas”. Last year they provided gifts for 177 children. Gifts will be collected until Friday 12/18. True Christmas is a local 501(C)(3) non-profit organization, located in western Massachusetts. Our vision is simply to make Christmas …

Cultural Grants Deadline Extended

The Mass Cultural Council has extended the deadline for all FY21 LCC grant applications to December 14, 2020 at 11:59 pm, EST. In addition, the Worthington Cultural Council will no longer require an identified venue for applicants at least for the 2021 fiscal year unless the proposed project is planned only for in-person participation. The …

Thanksgiving During COVID-19

Below is guidance from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Please, as you plan for the Thanksgiving Holiday, plan on limiting your interactions to those you are already in regular contact with. THOSE IN YOUR CURRENT HOUSEHOLD. Contrary to tradition, THIS IS NOT THE TIME for getting together with family and friends. We offer the …

Comcast Update 11/14/2020

The Comcast buildout is moving along more or less on schedule.  I’ve received a lot of questions about the project’s status.  Here’s what I know…and don’t know. Comcast is building an all-fiber network to our homes and businesses.  That is a change from what was originally proposed, which was a hybrid network of fiber to …