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Mass Foodies is a Worcester-based organization that takes wholistic approach on the Commonwealth’s growing hospitality industry by delivering careful curated content. Massachusetts has world-renowned Chefs and great restaurants and Mass Foodies is dedicated to supporting and promoting them.

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Valentino’s Opening in Shrewsbury Street’s Cafe Dolce Location

The Shrewsbury Street storefront that has been dormant since Cafe Dolce (154 Shrewsbury Street) closed in 2011 will breath new life. Valentino’s Press and Pour, plans to open in May and “will feature a full bar and cafe, lottery, tobacco products, and a variety of to-go items including coffee, ready-made sandwiches and desserts,” as reported in the Worcester…

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Tickets Now On Sale For 5th Annual Farmer’s Dinner

Let’s Celebrate Local, Traceable Food and Beverage! Lettuce Be Local is excited to announce their 5th annual local farmer dinner. Ticket were released on Monday April 10th at 8am and are limited to the first 200 people to celebrate local food, where 100% of the ingredients are traceable to their local farms! Since the series launch in July 2012,…


Highest Heaven: Spanish and Portuguese Colonial Art from the Collection of Roberta and Richard Huber

March 11 – July 9, 2017 Now on view at the Worcester Art Museum. Highest Heaven explores the cultural and religious world of the Spanish Colonial possessions of the Altiplano (high plains) of South America. Through approximately 100 paintings, sculptures, ivories, objects in silver, and furniture, the exhibition traces the development and spread of the Catholic…

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Kevin Perry, Owner Of The Usual and Blackstone Tap, Indicted In U.S. District Court

Kevin A. Perry, 43 of Worcester was arrested on Monday and charged in connection with using the proceeds of drug sales to purchase and renovate nine properties in Worcester County, including the restaurant The Usual located on Shrewsbury Street and The Blackstone Tap on Water Street. The office of acting U.S. Attorney William D. Weinreb alleges Mr….

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Seven Local Chefs Join Sweet’s Alina Eisenhauer for Her Crowdfunded Cookbook Project

KICKSTART! Alina Eisenhauer has enlisted seven Worcester and local area chefs to provide exclusive stories and recipes for her Cooking from Memory cookbook, which she is funding herself through Kickstarter. (Crowdfunded means the book’s creation is entirely dependent on the support of the crowd – meaning us – through March 24: For a pledge of…

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5 Great Places for Mac & Cheese in Central Massachusetts

Comfort food by definition is food that provides a comfortable feeling of well-being. When conversations turn to “favorite comfort foods,” inevitably Mac & Cheese is high on most everyone’s list of favorites. So whether it’s baked, boxed, buffaloed or baconed, Mac & Cheese has oozed its way into the hearts of many Americans – much…