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Methuen High School Ice Rink Public Skating Flyer

Methuen High School Public Ice Skating Schedule

Winter is here!  Looking for something fun to do during the long winter months?  The Methuen High School ice rink has public ice skating hours.  Head on over and have some winter fun today! Here is the new pubic skating hours for the Methuen High School ice rink (as of 1/14/2012).  I can’t control if […]

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Top 5 Chinese Restaurants in the Methuen and Andover, MA Area

Happy New Year! A long tradition in my family has been to get Chinese takeout on New Years Eve.  We live in Methuen, MA and there are some great Chinese restaurants in our area.  Some have been in business for years and others are fairly new.  If you live in the area here are my […]

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2010 Boston Area Holiday Parades and Events

Amesbury MA Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony Saturday December 4th 2010 Boston Faneuil Hall Marketplace Tree Lighting Ceremony Saturday, November 20th 2010 Holiday entertainment, delicious food and shopping including a special appearance with characters from Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Tree lighting ceremony starts at 5:00PM with a holiday tree over 80 feet high, considered […]

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Boston Enchanted Trolley Tour 2010

Looking for something to do to kick of the holiday season in Boston?  Check out the Enchanted Trolley Tour and Boston neighborhood tree lighting ceremonies. Here is the trolley tour schedule: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 3TH 5:30 PM West Roxbury Roche Comm. Center 6:15 PM Readville Wolcott Square 6:45 PM Mattapan Mattapan Square 7:15 PM Dorchester Codman […]

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Fuddruckers Burgers Methuen MA

Fuddruckers – Burgers and Fun for the Whole Family

Craving a good burger?  I’m not talking about the dollar menu drive up here.  I’m talking about a freshly cooked tasty juicy burger with fresh toppings and a soft fluffy fresh baked bun.  Making you hungry?  Don’t worry, If you are a vegetarian garden burgers are available as well.  Where you ask? Fuddruckers! Fuddruckers offer […]

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Thwaites Market Methuen, MA

Thwaites Market has been a staple in downtown Methuen for many years.  Located at the intersection of Oakland Ave and Railroad St, Thwaites is most famous for their homemade meat and veggie pies, now available in 30 varieties.  Their meat pies go great with their homemade baked beans. Thwaites also has a butcher shop selling […]

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Chipotle Mexican Grill Comes to North Andover

I recently tried Chipotle Mexican Grill in North Andover , MA and it wasn’t anything like what I expected.  I had heard of the restaurant chain before in business news, but I was under the impression that it was a regular sit down restaurant.  I had plans on trying the Chipotle in Woburn, MA for […]

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2010 Feasterfive Thanksgiving Day 5 mile/5k Road Race Andover, MA

Registration for the 23rd annual Feasterfive Thanksgiving day road race in Andover, MA is now open!  The 2010 race will be held on Thanksgiving day, Thursday November 25th and will be limited to 10,000 participants so register early to ensure that you get a spot.  I ran the race for the first time last year […]

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Methuen MSPCA ACAC Nevins Farm

Methuen MSPCA Nevin’s Farm Animal Care and Adaption Center

Nevin’s Farm on Rt 28 in Methuen, MA certainly has come a long way over the years. The 55 acre MSPCA property now offers a state of the art animal care and adaption center, equine rehabilitation and emergency services, educational programs, volunteer and community programs, and more. At the heart of the program and a […]

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New England Fall Family Fun – Get Lost in a-maiz-ment

Looking for some family fun this Fall?  Did you know the greater Boston area and southern NH boasts dozens of local farms offering corn mazes?  Many offer scavenger hunts and other attractions including hay rides, petting zoos, pick your own pumpkins and apples, and great local food and ice cream. What is a corn maze […]

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