Author Archives: Deborah Brown

Sneak Peek: Mass Hort Festival of Trees, Snow Village

The day before Thanksgiving I should have been home chopping onions for the stuffing and setting the table, but instead I played hooky from such hooey to take a sneak peek at Massachusetts Horticulture’s annual Festival of Trees and Snow Village at Elm Bank Reservation, which is located on the Wellesley/Dover/Natick line. Garden clubs, schools, […]

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Keep the kids busy: WHS winter sports try-outs schedule is up

The first day of High School winter sports is on Monday, November 30, and that means try-outs. Here’s a list of try-out times and locations: Boys’ Basketball, Varsity and JV candidates Monday, 11/30/15 Location:  WHS GYM First Session:  6:45am – 8:30am Second Session:  6:30pm – 9:00pm Freshmen, Session Time:  6:30pm – 9:00pm Girls’ Basketball, All Candidates […]

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Holiday shoppers descend on Wellesley Marketplace

This year’s Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club’s annual Wellesley Marketplace event that took place Saturday at the Wellesley Middle School drew over 2,000 shoppers and 175+ exhibitors. I scooted in early to take a few pictures and left wishing I could have really dug in and shopped, it all looked that enticing. But duty called me […]

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Last chance to get rid of your old stuff, make room for new holidays stuff

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Don’t blow it off: get your leaves to the Wellesley dump

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5 Unique finds at Wellesley marketplace

The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club‘s Wellesley Marketplace takes place on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Wellesley Middle School, 50 Kingsbury St. Premium Admission starts at 9am for $20. General admission starts at 10am for $15 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. With its cut above the ordinary offerings, shopping at Marketplace is always […]

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Swellesley interview: Maze Runner, Mortality Doctrine author James Dashner

Mark your calendar book lovers: Award-winning author James Dashner is coming to The Rivers School in Weston, sponsored by Wellesley Books. The best-selling author of the Maze Runner series will be there to share The Game of Lives, the final book of his new cyber-adventure trilogy in The Mortality Doctrine series. I recently spoke to Dashner who, when […]

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Wellesley dump open 3 more Sundays for leaf collection

Also of interest… Why Wellesley RDF is closed most Sundays

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