Lizzy Borden, The mystery Continues, 9/23 @ Historical Society. See below
Harvest Fair 547 Washington St.,September 22
Celebrate Holliston September 21
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1. Meet Some of the Celebrate Holliston Sponsors: Part 3: Harelick Dental

by Theresa Lamkin 9/18/19

Celebrate Holliston is proudly in its 27th year of celebration! It is a completely volunteer based organization whose goal is to raise money for the town while promoting unity and town pride. . . We could never meet our goals without the support of our amazing sponsors! . . . This year, we would like to profile a few of those sponsors and let them explain to you, in their own words, why they chose to support our event and what Holliston means to them.

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2. Police Log for Week of September 8- 14, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 9/17/19

How bad does your home have to look for someone to knock on your door and offer to paint it for you? BOLO for overdressed and overmedicated house cleaner. Did you get stopped last week by Holliston's Finest? If it's any consolation another 35 Hollistonians were bagged along with you..

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3. Lizzie Borden Program Monday, Sept 23rd, 7PM @ Historical Society

by Paul Saulnier 9/17/19

The Holliston Historical Society and the Holliston Library are co-sponsoring a talk on the mystery surrounding the double murder of Lizzie Borden's parents in Fall River.

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4. Meet Some of the Celebrate Holliston Sponsors: Part 2: Senate President, Karen Spilka

by Theresa Lamkin 9/16/19

Celebrate Holliston is proudly in its 27th year of celebration! It is a completely volunteer based organization whose goal is to raise money for the town while promoting unity and town pride. . . We could never meet our goals without the support of our amazing sponsors! . . . This year, we would like to profile a few of those sponsors and let them explain to you, in their own words, why they chose to support our event and what Holliston means to them.

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5. Civics Sunday: Celebrate Holliston Honors 2019 Citizens of the Year

by Yvette Cain 9/15/19

Celebrate Holliston, a town fund-raising non-profit organization established in 1991, honors volunteers Bea Hait and Ken Henderson as its Citizens of the Year. It seems only logical since Celebrate Holliston donates its time, energy, and financial support to worthwhile town projects that it would seek out those among us who volunteer their time and energies to make our community a better place to live.

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6. News from the Publishers

by The Publishers 9/15/19

On September 30, 2019, the current 11-year-old version of the Holliston Reporter will close, as it can no longer be hosted on modern servers. But we couldn’t let it go! So, on October 1, 2019, a brand new Holliston Reporter will take its place.

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7. Annual Holliston Farms Day - Sunday, Sept 8th

by PJ Kilkelly 9/4/19

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8. Police Log for Week of August 25 - 31, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 9/3/19

Overzealous travel agent on Central

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9. Police Log for Week of August 18 - 24, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 8/27/19

Our neighbors are back from the islands and crashing like they never left and ... there was a tearful reunion on Curve Street.

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10. Hawaii Comes to Holliston - The Senior Center Luau

by Mark Ahronian 8/27/19

The Holliston Senior Center Luau was a great success as evidenced by the many attending. The Holliston Cultural Council sponsored the entertainment. The State nutritional program sponsored the lunch. And the Holliston Senior Support Foundation sponsored the desserts.

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11. Holliston Agricultural Commission Newsletter-Summer/Fall 2019

by PJ Kilkelly 8/25/19

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12. The Wall Rolls Through to Bellingham

by Chris Cain 8/21/19

If you weren't downtown around 3:45 Tuesday afternoon, this is what you didn't get to see - yet.

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13. Police Log for Week of August 11 - 17, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 8/20/19

Officer Obie dispatched to Underwood

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14. Holliston Conservation Associates Are Hosting An Edible Plant Walk

by Mary Curran 8/18/19

Come out on Wednesday, August 21st at 6:30 PM. to find out how this plant--a red clover--has been used to treat diseases.

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15. The Wall That Heals Will Pass Through Holliston

by Stephen Bradford 8/17/19

The 'Wall That Heals,' a 3/4 size replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be passing through Holliston on Tuesday afternoon around 3:15 p.m. Please join the Holliston Veterans at the Town Hall then to honor the memory of those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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16. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part IV

by Joanne Hulbert 8/16/19

Holliston High School baseball team, circa 1890 Part IV: Our 19th Century Baseball Roots

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17. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part III

by Joanne Hulbert 8/15/19

Part III: Early 20th Century Holliston Baseball Standouts

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18. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part II

by Joanne Hulbert 8/14/19

Part II: A Look Back at the Baseball Career of Holliston’s Wonoski (1930’s)

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19. Police Log for Week of August 4 - 10, 2019

by Paul Saulnier 8/14/19

It is clear from last week's crash tally that you can significantly reduce your chances of customizing your ride by staying off Washington Street.

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20. Holliston’s Long and Glorious Baseball History: A 4-Part Series; Part I

by Joanne Hulbert 8/13/19

Part I: I Meet Mark Sweeney

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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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