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Winchester student Fiona Zambuto takes the stage in ‘We Will Rock You’

Winchester student Fiona Zambuto takes the stage in ‘We Will Rock You’

The following was submitted by the Weston Drama Workshop: Weston Drama Workshop, a nonprofit youth theater organization in its 62nd anniversary season, will stage six productions this month at Regis College, featuring participants entering Grade 5 through age 23. Participants have been rehearsing for these productions since early June, and

Art in August needs you!

Art in August needs you!

The town’s cultural council is looking for artists.  For over 20 years, Winchester businesses and artists have collaborated to turn the downtown area into an arts colony during the month of August. Throughout the month, local artists’ work will be displayed in windows and inside stores downtown.  The festival

Death notice for Dr. Dennis Markovitz

Death notice for Dr. Dennis Markovitz

Dr. Dennis Markovitz (3/17/53-07/18/24) died in a fluke swimming accident doing what he loved, being outdoors in the waves after a morning of sailing, with all of his family about to join him, at age 71. He was the adored dad of Netana and Raviv Markovitz

Sen. Jason Lewis applauds passage of major economic development legislation

Sen. Jason Lewis applauds passage of major economic development legislation

The following was submitted by the Office of Sen. Jason Lewis: State Sen. Jason Lewis joined his colleagues in the Massachusetts Senate to unanimously pass a comprehensive economic development bill intended to extend Massachusetts’ global leadership in life sciences and biotech, climate technology, and other sectors of the economy. An

Wright-Locke Farm looking for Fast Forest weeders on July 20

Wright-Locke Farm looking for Fast Forest weeders on July 20

The following was submitted by Prassede Calabi: On Saturday, July 20, Wright-Locke Farm will hold a weeding event, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the farm, 82 Ridge St. Come join the folks at the farm in weeding Winchester’s own “Miyawaki” or Fast Forest. Volunteers will

How well do you know Winchester?

How well do you know Winchester?

Last time we had two winners. Michael Arwe and Susan McPhee guessed it’s above the Bank of America entrance on Church St. See last week’s to refresh your memory. Frank Siteman is busy this week and Mike Arwe has offered to take his place. Mike is the grand

More photos from the Fells

More photos from the Fells

Mary New continues to share some of the photos she takes when she walks from her Wolcott Terrace backyard into the Middlesex Fells.  Winchester News is a non-profit organization supported by our community. If you appreciate having local Winchester news, please donate to support our work, and subscribe to our

Monthly Winchester Riverwalk tours continue July 13

Monthly Winchester Riverwalk tours continue July 13

The following was submitted by the Winchester Cultural District: On Saturday, July 13, join volunteers from the Winchester Cultural District for a guided tour of the Winchester Riverwalk Exhibit, beginning at 10:30 a.m., from the Jenks Center, 109 Skillings Road. Anchored by four sculptures, the Riverwalk exhibit is