Category Archives: Food

Nick’s Pizza House in Wellesley still under renovation

We noticed back in late June that Nick’s Pizza House was closed, and the sign in the window cited renovations as the reason. A call to their Natick location didn’t glean us any additional information, but we’ve heard that there may be a change in ownership coming. Until then, find something to fill the void […]

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Update: Green’s Hardware and Nick’s House of Pizza

Green’s Hardware, which briefly closed to deal with ceiling repairs, is back open as of today. So if you’ve been procrastinating about getting your own household repairs done because you didn’t want to schlep all the way to Home Depot for supplies, no more excuses. A little further down Washington St., a sign on the […]

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Wellesley pizza place under renovation

I was shopping over by Nick’s Pizza House at 263 Washington St. and saw that it was closed for remodeling, according to a sign in the window. The sign at the long-time pizza joint, located near Marathon Sports and Your French Gift, didn’t give a hint about when it might reopen. If it’s typically Nick’s […]

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Restaurant review: sneaking over the Wellesley border to Heritage in Sherborn

Only for you, dear readers, would I force my family to leave Wellesley and cross over into the wilds of Sherborn. I know, I know, I’m the one who says, “Sherborn? They’re dead to us,” if anyone dares suggest that we expand our horizons just a tad by covering events in other towns. And strictly […]

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Who says you can’t get a bargain in Wellesley? Free lemonade!

Swellesley reader Barbara Marx says she was walking along the Brook Path in Wellesley Sunday morning and came across a young man named Ravi who was sitting at a table with a sign that read “Ravi’s Wonderful Lemonade.”  “He offered me a free cup.  I accepted and asked him why he was doing this.  He […]

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Old School Pizza owner Joe Perdoni, Jr. passes away

We just heard the sad news that Joe Perdoni, Jr., the ex-Wellesley High football player with the big, friendly personality and owner of Old School Italian Pizzeria on Washington St, passed away suddenly yesterday morning after feeling unwell the night before. Perdoni was in his late 30s, and is survived by his wife Sarah and two young […]

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Wellesley High students not going to take possible bake sale ban lying down in a sugar-induced haze

Wellesley High students are rising up this week against a proposed ban on bake sales at the school, a prohibition that would not only send Martha Stewart into a rage but that students say will hurt their club fundraising efforts. (UPDATE: The Townsman reports that the town “wants more info before making final vote on the bake […]

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Chow down with Boston Medical Center CEO & Wellesley resident Kate Walsh

What: Kate Walsh, President and CEO of Boston Medical Center (BMC), will host a lunch on Thursday, April 30 at the Wellesley Country Club. Guests are invited to learn more about BMC, including its role as the region’s largest safety net hospital and leader in medical research. Walsh is a Wellesley resident and an active member of […]

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