Dairy Queen on Grafton St. [FINALLY] Opens Today
No, we haven’t been looking forward to this at all [heavy sarcasm]. Today at 11 AM, the Grafton St. Dairy Queen Grill & Chill officially opens and — the understatement of the year — people in Worcester have been looking forward to it.
Worcester’s Out to Lunch Concert Series Kicks Off Today
171 Trainees to Graduate from Mass. State Police Academy Today at DCU Center
The Massachusetts State Police 84th Recruit Training Troop will graduate from the State Police Academy today in a 9:30 AM ceremony at the DCU Center in Worcester.
A total of 171 trainees will be pinned with their badges and become Massachusetts State Troopers. The graduation ceremony is the culmination of six-months of intensive training at the Department’s academy in New Braintree.
The trainees, who will all be assigned to road patrols, will report to their assigned barracks Friday. For the first three months of their career as MSP Troopers, each new trooper will be paired with a veteran trooper who will serve as a field training officer.
Worcester Bravehearts’ Limited Edition “Fuzzy Bunch” T-Shirt Giveaway is Saturday
Looky here. 👀
The Fuzzy Bunch tee shirt. FREE for the first 500 fans at the ‘Hearts game on Sat. 6/29, 7pm. Yahtzee! pic.twitter.com/Zc5QoljSs9
— Worcester Bravehearts (@WooBaseball) June 26, 2019
Worcester’s Goddard Library Branch to Host Mad Science
The Worcester Public Library’s Goddard Branch — 14 Richards Street (inside the Goddard School of Science and Technology) — will host a performance by Mad Science on Saturday, June 29 at 10 AM. This program is just one of the many public events WPL offers year round, and is part of “A Universe of Stories” Summer Reading.
Mad Science is a leading science enrichment provider, who delivers unique, hands-on science experiences for children that are as entertaining as they are educational.
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A Worcester man Faces a manslaughter charge in connection to the death of 21-year-old woman in December 2019. The two had been drinking before the incident.
A three-year-old girl pushed an air conditioner out and fell from a window at an Illinois St. home on Wednesday, June 3. She is hospitalized with serious injuries.
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