HCAT LIVE Coverage of Town Meeting, 5/6, 7:30pm. Comcast ch.11 & Verizon ch.34
Your Opinion Matters!

Riding on the Snow Train

by Carmen Chiango
January 5, 2013

A large group of railroad enthusiasts turned up for the Live Steamers annual New Years Day activities.

A large group of railroad enthusiasts turned up for the Live Steamers annual New Years Day activities.

It was cold and windy but those who ventured to the site enjoyed rides through the wooded areas off of Arthur street.


The tracks were cleared of snow early in the morning, even the high line, which is the elevated set of tracks that carries the smaller steam trains. 

An electric engine pulled several cars with passengers along the main line.  There were both young children and adults enjoying the  rides and of course several photographers taking pictures of the activities. 


Posted in Sports, Neighborhood, Comings/Goings.

E-mail This Article

Comments (1)

Thank you Carmen for this wonderful article. Alwats pleased to see photos of town acrivities.

- Sylvia Stickney | 1/5/13 8:50 AM



Recent Articles by Carmen Chiango:

Waushakum Live Steamers Annual Event

The Waushakum Live Steamers recently held their 44th Annual Meet August 22nd to August 24th 2014 to welcome train buffs. I was there on the 24th and had the pleasure of meeting many of the owners and riding on the trains.

Continue ...

Community Gardens and Pinecrest

I took these pictures during the America in Bloom Judges tour.


Continue ...

Chamberlain Street Storm Damage


Continue ...

Senior Center Roof

The project to replace the roof at the Senior Center is now underway and should be completed in four to six weeks.

Continue ...

Cesh Visits With the Seniors

On Monday May 13, 2013, Officer Matt Stone and his working partner Cesh, Holliston's police dog, visited the senior center for a demonstration of Cesh's talents. Cesh is now 17 months old and continues to be trained in the various aspects of police work.

Continue ...


Recent Articles in Sports:

Sunny Skies for the HYBSA Parade

by Bobby Blair


Continue ...

Raising 7

by Max Esposito

It is impressive to bear witness to what that coaching staff has done over the last twelve years with Kiley at the helm and how their leadership has affected so many families and helped shape so many young men in a positive way.


Continue ...

Miller's Marathon Fitness Challenge Springs into Action

by Pat Montain

Ready, set, go! Miller students and their families are out pounding the pavement and accumulating miles for the Marathon Fitness Challenge, a program where students run or walk an ultimate distance of a marathon (26.2 miles) or half marathon (13.1 miles) in 21 weeks. (Marathon Fitness banner showcasing classrooms' mileage)

Continue ...

Calling All Cars: HYBSA Parade May 3rd

by Andy Sykes

It's that time of year again. Please join the HYBSA players for the annual parade again this year. May 3rd. Line up at 12:30 at Placentino School. Parade at 1:00 - Done by 1:40.

Continue ...

101 Baseball Book Signing

by Bill Tobin

Author Josh Pahigian visited Mudville on Saturday and met with the Holliston Mudville Baseball team at Casey's and signed his book 101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out that includes a chapter acknowledging Holliston as the home of the Thayer's Casey at the Bat poem.

Continue ...