Put Some Flavor in Your Labor Day This Year


We're still a few days away from Labor Day, but you can prepare for it as early as today for a hassle-free holiday celebration later. Try out these Labor Day recipes in your kitchen at Edgewood now to give you enough time to perfect them: Grilled red curry chicken -- For quick grilling done in half an hour, remove the backbone and flatten the meat. Then … [Read more...]

Ginger Gourmet Has Your Asian Cuisine Needs Covered


With so many great restaurants in North Reading it can often be difficult to pick one. Yet if you are in the mood for Asian cuisine, head downtown to the Ginger Gourmet. Whether for drinks in the lounge and sushi-bar, take-out or dining in, you’ll find the taste of Asia you crave. Located at 265 Main Street in the Atlantic Plaza, the Ginger Gourmet … [Read more...]

Blues N Brews Promises to Be a Great Time in Nashoba Valley


  If there's one thing better than drinking good beer, it's drinking good beer while listening to good music. That's why you shouldn't miss the upcoming Blues N Brews Festival, a highly anticipated event featuring live music from top blues bands as well as dozens of regional craft breweries (plus a special booth for cask-conditioned ale). Of course, … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Out on the Salem Jazz and Soul Festival this August


Have you cringed when tuning in for music and getting “Christmas in July” songs? Hunger for something more down-to-earth and filled with soul? Well you’re in luck as this 18th to 19th of August will see the 2015 Salem Jazz and Soul Festival come to Salem Willows! Salem has a long history of such greats as Duke Ellington coming to play by water and … [Read more...]

Enjoy Exotic Animals and Craft Brews with Brew at the Zoo


When most adults think about the zoo they think of it as a great place to take the kids. Maybe you’ve got some great memories of the zoo from when you were a kid too. However, this year, the zoo is going out of its way to make sure it’s a fun place for adults too with a special event called Brew at the Zoo. If you want to spend some time outdoors and … [Read more...]

Maybe You’ve Heard the Buzz About the Hornet’s Nest Sub Shop


There are restaurants and places to grab a bite to eat all over the place in your area, but if you’re looking for something different and a bit more exciting, you might not be sure where to go. When you want something tasty without the upscale dining experience, head down to The Hornet’s Nest Sub Shop. They offer some amazing sandwiches and a fast, … [Read more...]

Lake Quannapowitt Has All the Outdoor Recreation You Could Want

Lake Quannapowitt is a great place to go fishing and otherwise enjoy the summer weather around North Reading.  Source: Lake Quannapowitt via Yelp

It's no fun to stay inside on a summer's day. If you're itching for a little adventure and a lot of fun, be sure to head on up to Lake Quannapowitt. It's one of the most beautiful parks in Reading and there is plenty to see and do while you are there. You can take your boat out on the lake and do some fishing, you can go for a hike around the shore, and … [Read more...]

Take Advantage of Our Community Swimming Pool Before the Season Ends

The community swimming pool is a great fitness resource for anyone looking to hit their fitness goals.

Swimming is great exercise that's fun to do. That's why offer a community swimming pool where you can do laps, practice your stroke, or simply splash about to cool off after your daily workout. Swimming is a low-impact exercise that is easy on the joints and creates less wear and tear on the muscles. It's great for the heart, fabulous for the circulatory … [Read more...]

Off the Eaten Path Offers Great Tours of Boston’s Finest Eateries

Off the Eaten Path is a terrific resource for anyone looking to get a taste of Boston's culinary scene.  Source: Off the Eaten Path via Facebook

Off the Eaten Path takes you on one of the best food tours in Boston. They know the best places to eat and they're happy to show them all to you so that you can discover just how eclectic the dining options are in this amazing city we call home. You'll enjoy the fabulous conversation and discovering more about the history and culture that's come together … [Read more...]

Beat the Heat This Summer with These Great Frozen Treats

Here are some frozen dessert recipes that are sure to help you beat the summer heat.  Source: Pixabay

It's a bit warm out there which means it is a great time to learn some delicious frozen dessert recipes you can make right at home. The following are some that are sure to soothe and suit your tastes on the hottest days of the year. Frozen Kiwi Pops - Puree a kiwi, then place it inside a glass. Add a popsicle stick and allow to freeze. To remove, simply … [Read more...]