Bogastow Brook Viaduct and Highland Tunnel in Holliston listed amongst Massachusetts Most Endangered Historic Resources
The Bogastow Brook Viaduct and the Highland Tunnel were both built in 1846 by the Boston and Worcester Railroad. The viaduct is an 8-arch bridge of granite and rubble fill that crosses the Bogastow Brook and also spans what was the tailrace of the former Darling Woolen Mills. The tunnel is constructed in a unique horseshoe shape with stone exterior and brick interior.
Representative Carolyn Dykema and Senator Karen Spilka are proud to announce the Holliston Trails Committee was awarded a $50,000 grant under the MA Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Recreational Trails Program at a special ceremony Friday morning, October 17, 2014. This funding will be used to improve the Holliston section of the Upper Charles Rail Trail by connecting completed sections of the Holliston Trail to the Milford section.
Harelick Dental Associates of Holliston 2 Smith Row Holliston, MA will host a Free Care Day in conjunction with Impact Health International providing the first 100+ adults with free dental care on Thursday, November 6, 2014.
Dancing Arts Center is thrilled to announce that this year’s production of The Nutcracker will be held at the beautifully restored Norwood Theater in Norwood, Massachusetts.
DAC will perform the full-length version of this classic ballet, and will include both Dancing Arts Center Students as well as professional dancers. Special student shows reserved for school groups will be held Friday December 19, and regular performances will be held Saturday, December 20 and Sunday, December 21
This an an opportunity for families to enjoy an affordable production of the full-length Nutcracker story.
The Holliston Historical Society is helping to preserve the grand old tradition of Oktoberfest, known as the Largest Volksfest (People's Fair) in the World. Only beer conforming to the Reinheitsgebot, and brewed within the city limits of Munich, can be served at the Munich Oktoberfest. Beers meeting these criteria are designated Oktoberfest Beer.