Click on the picture to go to a page about the Community House.
New words in the Meerriam-Webster dictionary in 1972.

Mystery photos for February, left unclaimed at the Hopedale Pharmacy decades ago. Not at all sharp, but maybe there’s someone out there who will recognize these folks. Let me know if you do.

Carol Whyte wrote to say the person sitting on the steps in the lower right photo looks like Mary Perry. Yes, I’d say it could be her.

Click the clipping to read about the Blizzard of '78.
Click on the article to go to a page about the Dutcher Street School.

Click on either picture to go to a history of the Hopedale Fire Department.

Some things shouldn't go into your recycling container. Click picture for info on it.

Click here to see that site go from farm to airport.

The picture to the left is from the website of the company that has a large number of porta-potties near the site of the former Draper plant. The site gives the name, Regional Restrooms, 7 Fitzgerald Drive, Hopedale. Thanks to Richard Sullivan for the information.

And another new Hopedale company. Click on the headline to go to the article.
Click on the clipping to see a page on the wastewater treatment plant.
Click on the picture to see more old Highway Dept photos.


The sun will be out tomorrow and the Twice Blessed Thrift Shop will be open (Saturday) from 8:30AM to 12 noon!!  This month, winter coats, sweaters and other apparel will be 50% (excluding specially priced items).

Come check out our “Boutique” corner featuring such labels including Talbots, JCrew, Calvin Klein, Anne Taylor, Dooney and Bourke, Vera Bradley etc.  We have a large selection of Dress Barn Women.  Also available is a large selection of Forever 21 and Old Navy merchandise.  Our new children’s/juniors room is filled to the brim with great bargains.

A huge THANK YOU to everyone who supports the shop with donations.  

At this time, we can only accept clothing, shoes and jewelry.  Please do not leave household items, Christmas decorations, etc, as we have no room for storage.

Like us on Face Book, to check out some of our inventory.

Hopedale stamp for sale on ebay. They were used during the days of the Hopedale Community. Click on the picture to go to the story of the Hopedale penny post.

Click on headline to go to article.
Snow from the night of February 13-14.
The new Draper Gym parking lot.
Click on the headline to go to the article.

Video of Milford from the air, on YouTube, mainly showing Sacred Heart and St. Mary’s churches. Click on the picture to go to the video. Thanks to Roger Lamontaigne for sending it.

February 24
Work at the Draper site has resumed this week. Click picture to go to Draper Cleanup page.
Neighbor Bob cleaning up after the Clam Chowder Day Snowstorm.

Hopedale in February 2022

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