Property Taxes Due - Monday May 1st
Minds Eye Reception 5/4, 6-8. Meet the artists, 160 Hollis, Framingham
HYBSA’s Opening Day ceremonies, parade, and carnival Sunday, May 7, 2017
Washington Street Players presents Proof. May 4, 5 and 6

Green

1. What can I do?

by Theresa Lamkin 4/27/17

It is a great question to hear: “What can I do?” The answer to that question and many others is now just a click away with the new Holliston Volunteer Resource Book. This book is the product of the 2017 Volunteer Summit.

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2. Ban pot sales in Holliston? Rezone downtown? Spend $60,000,000????

by Mary Greendale 4/26/17

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3. Earth Day is April 22nd - Shades of Green

by Jason Dione 4/26/17

From individual choices to our collective actions, each of us has the power to be “green” and make a positive difference for ourselves and our planet. There is always something we can do, and there is always something more we can do.

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4. The Process Has Begun for HIB

by Bobby Blair 4/24/17

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5. Earth Day is Shredding Day for Vesta Real Estate Group

by Paul Saulnier 4/23/17

Fran Pleska waits at the back of the line for her turn to unload her shreddable offerings on Earth Day 2017 at the Holliston High School parking lot.

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6. Holliston Conservation Associates Host Vernal Pool Walk

by Mary Curran 4/19/17

Marc Connelly will explain the characteristics of vernal pools and show us some of the creatures who live there. This is a wonderful, hands-on program for children and adults alike.

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7. Vesta Real Estate Group’s Community Shredding Day

by Joan Shaughnessy 4/19/17

Shredding Day provides on-site, secure shredding of personal documents (8 box maximum).

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8. Walk in the Woods

by Joanne Hulbert 4/17/17

The Town Forest is land that has never been occupied, never built upon and has spent most of its existence as wood lots and still shows signs of minor quarrying.

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9. Water Ban as of May 1st.

by Bill Tobin 4/16/17

A water ban is in effect in Holliston under the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Water Management Protection's Act effective May 1st banning non-essential outdoor water use.

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10. Holliston in Bloom Earth Day cleanup

by Cherry Fenton 4/12/17

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11. Lulek is Beekeeper of the Year

by Press Release 4/10/17

The Norfolk County Beekeepers Association's Board of Directors would like to announce that Tony Lulek is the 2016 Beekeeper of the Year for the Massachusetts Beekeepers Association.

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12. Caboose May Grace Blair Square

by Bobby Blair 4/1/17

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13. CPC Meets Again to Review Projects for Town Meeting

by Paul Saulnier 3/29/17

Three requests for funds from the Community Preservation Act are under review by the Community Preservation Committee.

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14. Walk for Madame Caccavale

by Press Release 3/27/17

Join us on the Holliston Rail Trail for a 2.5 mile walk to support the Holliston Scholarship Foundation's Therese Caccavale Scholarship Award

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15. 8 Arch Bridge Committee Finalizes Construction Plan

by Paul Saulnier 3/24/17

At its March 21, 2017 meeting, the committee completed its plans to stabilize the bridge and make it safe for use as part of the rail trail.

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16. Talk on the Winter Moth and the Gypsy Moth

by Mary Curran 3/21/17

Have you ever wondered about the swarms of brown moths around your door in the fall or why the leaves on your trees look like Swiss cheese?

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17. Community Farm to Hold Egg Hunt

by Bobby Blair 3/20/17

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18. Mudville's Charlie Roberts Makes His Debut on Chronicle

by Bobby Blair 3/14/17

The sap is running - well amost - and Charlie Roberts is in high gear tapping trees.

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19. Town Forest Commitee Plans April Walk

by Bobby Blair 3/11/17

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20. Seed Exchange by Friends of the Farm

by Bobby Blair 3/10/17

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Articles with Most Comments on HR

One Year Ago: New Gun Shop in Town

by Bobby Blair

When HollistonReporter.com published this article about the new business in town, we were not prepared for the ensuing controversy. Have you run out of ideas for that perfect gift for Christmas? We logged well over 100 comments, both for and against, about a gun shop in Holliston.

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Pedestrian Struck

by Bobby Blair

December 24, 2015: HPD Media Release added.

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Break in at Holliston Firearms

by Paul Saulnier

Saturday, January 26, 2013. At approximately 7:30 AM, police responded to a call to 838 Washington Street about a break into Holliston Firearms.

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Open Letter to Dr. Jackson

by Jack Harper

Dear Dr. Jackson, We have three children at Placentino Elementary. Everyone I know says great things about the administration and the teachers at our extraordinary school. They have created a loving learning environment which make our children and other students anxious to be there every single day.

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Holliston Then and Now

by Bill Tobin

This article has been published in 2009 and 2013, and received many comments that are republished. Newcomers and old timers too appreciate our town then and now. Holliston has changed over recent years. Do you remember ... ... Izzy and Al's Restaurant? The Colonial Pharmacy? Walter's Dairy? The Mighty Midget? The Historical Society's old home? Joe's Barber Shop? Knowlton's Market ? The Edison Shop? Russell's Market? Aubuchon's? just to name a few.

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Town Hall Like You've Never Seen It

by Bobby Blair

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One Down, One To Go

by Paul Saulnier

After successfully crushing Bullard Memorial Farm's efforts to establish a solar farm in their neighborhood, Bullard Street residents have set their sights on ending shooting at the Holliston Sportsmen's Association.

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Pedestrian Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

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Marijuana Farm: an opportunity or liability?

by Mary Greendale

Last week, local resident and businessman Fran Colantonio approached Selectmen with a proposal to construct an indoor, fully secure 50,000 square foot marijuana farm on 200 acres in Hopping Brook Industrial Park.

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Mother and Daughter Struck in Crosswalk

by Bobby Blair

Two people were struck by a vehicle in the crosswalk downtown Saturday afternoon

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