Here’s your chance to be in the 1%

 Holden’s annual town meeting will be held on Monday,  May 16 at 7  p.m. in the Wachusett Regional High School’s auditorium. We need a quorum of 1% of Holden registered voters in order to do business. The budget requests total 48 million dollars,  so come and make your voices heard.   We need your presence!  We need your vote!  […] Continue reading →

Worcester Area League of Women Voters forum on Citizens United

 The Worcester Area League of Women Voters and the American Promise, You Can Do It are sponsoring an event featuring constitutional lawyer Jeff Clements speak about the Supreme Court decision known as “Citizens United.” This decision unleashed power corporate and individual money into our political process unlike any other time in our country’s history. Jeff Clements is the […] Continue reading →

Update on proposed Muslim cemetery in Dudley

 The Town of Dudley has been asked by the Worcester Islamic Center for permission to purchase land and establish a cemetery in that town. The controversy has been covered extensively in the media recently. Asima Silva has been requested to bring a Muslim panel to the town of Dudley to make a presentation on the principles of […] Continue reading →

Mountview School opening soon

 The move to the new middle school is planned to commence April 8 and will continue through the school vacation week of April 18. During the student spring vacation week,  professional movers will remove all materials from the old Mountview Middle School building and transport them to the new school.  The moving will take about two or […] Continue reading →

Please take action to support S1191

 There are two important bills stuck in the state house that need local citizens to email the chairmen to get them out for a vote on the floor. Based on the experience of one of our own Holden families (Deb and Ralph Thibodeau) loss of their son from an undetected heart condition while attending soccer […] Continue reading →

Join us for the 21st annual Good Neighbor Award

 The Good Neighbor Award is a chance to celebrate the good works of your townspeople. This year’s honorees are Ralph Thibodeau and Deb O’Brien-Thibodeau, founders of the Josh Thibodeau Helping Hearts Foundation, and Margaret Watson . The award ceremony will be held on Thursday, March 31, at 7:00 PM at the Holden Senior Center. Refreshments to follow. Continue reading →