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News and Updates for 1265 Main Street, Waltham MA
For those of you who live in Weston,Wellesley, Lincoln, Wayland, Waltham and the neighboring towns, are you as curious as I am about what's going on with Waltham's 1265 Main Street - the former Polaroid headquarters comprising approximately 120 acres located between Route 117 and Winter Street on Route 128. And for those of you who don’t necessarily live in those towns but who drive by this site on Route 128 on your commute and various travels, you're probably wondering what's going on too?! Since my last report on the development, the building process is progressing and things are shaping up at the site. There seems to have been some recent drama, including "financing delays, the[...]
By Admin : Lisa Curlett
10 Things You Might Not Know About Weston, MA
Are you familiar with US Weekly Magazine's "25 Things You Don't Know about Me," which features celebrities getting personal and sharing some lesser known facts about themselves?  As I was reading last week's segment on Madeleine Stowe, I thought it would be such a great idea to bring this same concept to Weston, MA....  I'm starting with just 10, and then I'll continue with more fascinating fun facts over time.... So without further ado, here are 10 Things You Might Not Know About Weston, MA: 1. Weston is celebrating its 300th anniversary in 2013.  According to Wikipedia, "The Town of Weston was originally established as the West Precinct of Watertown in 1698, and the[...]
By Admin : Lisa Curlett
Birthday Cake Fun in the ‘Burbs
There's almost nothing better than a birthday party....  To me, the only thing that beats celebrating a new year of life is eating yummy, delicious, melt-in-your-mouth birthday cake....  And so in this vein, here are a few of my thoughts on where to go for birthday cake fun in the 'burbs: Party Favors, Brookline, MA - this was my first introduction to birthday cake fun in the 'burbs (pictured right).  When I first moved to Weston, I learned about Party Favors, and once I sampled the icing, I was a convert.  I would venture to Coolidge Corner - a 20-25 minute drive from Weston - to pick up the cakes[...]
By Admin : Lisa Curlett
Supermarket Fun in the Burbs
One of the questions that my buyer clients, who are new to the area, consistently ask me is, "What is the closest supermarket to my new house?"  And the next question typically is, "Which supermarket do you use most?"  So I thought it would be fun to dish on a variety* of the supermarkets in Weston, Wellesley and the surrounding towns: Weston Omni Foods Supermarket, 21 Center Street, (781) 894-0675 - located in Weston's town center, I use this when I am right in the vicinity and need a few things.  It is a bit more costly than the Shaw's/Star Market in Auburndale that I frequent (see comments below), and the[...]
By Admin : Lisa Curlett