What To Expect At Webster’s New Samuel Slater Experience

THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Reanna Kuzdzal tells Doc Siddall what visitors can look forward to at the new Samuel Slater Experience in Webster.   The town of Webster, Incorporated in 1832 by Industrial Revolution figure Samuel Slater, has a modern educational experience about the founding of the town now open on Ray Street. The Lake…

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Comedian James Dorsey Interview

THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Doc Siddall chats with James Dorsey ahead of his performance at Samuel Slater’s Restaurant this weekend.   Live Comedy returns to Samuel Slater’s in Webster on Saturday, April 23rd with Paul Nardizzi and special guests James Dorsey and Dan Boulger. Doors open at 7pm; show starts at 8pm. Paul Nardizzi has…

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Interview With Webster Fire Chief Brian Hickey [AUDIO]

THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Doc Siddall spoke with Webster Fire Department Chief Brian Hickey to learn more about the 175th Anniversary Firefighter’s Ball this weekend at Samuel Slater’s Restaurant.    The public is invited to this event, celebrating the 175th anniversary of the Webster Fire Department.  The festivities will begin at 6 pm on November…

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Former Senator Scott Brown Ready To Take Stage At Indian Ranch

  THE LAKE 940 AUDIO: Doc Siddall chats with former Senator Scott Brown, who will be taking the stage at Indian Ranch this Saturday, July 17th.  Hear, here:   The 75th anniversary season at Indian Ranch is underway, and coming to Webster this weekend is Scott Brown and the Diplomats, opening up for  Dark Desert…

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Open House For New Dudley Fire Station

The town of Dudley will officially dedicate the newly renovated and expanded fire station located at 128 West Main Street, on Saturday, October 19th with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house. Fire Chief Dean Kochanowski says, “We’re inviting everyone in town to come and tour our new facility.” The fire station upgrades started in 2017…

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Sturbridge Police Searching For Car Stereo Shoplifter

Sturbridge Police are looking for help from the public to identify the suspect in the above photo. Police say the unidentified male was seen concealing 2 car stereos in a plastic tote container and exiting WalMart without paying on April 7th. The items were valued over $600, and any information on the man’s identity or…

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Last Chance To Find Girl Scout Cookies In Webster Area

Hard to believe, but Girl Scout Cookie season is almost over!  If you haven’t been able to get your hands on Thin Mints, Samoas or Peanut Butter Patties (or just want a few more boxes), THE LAKE 940 has learned this weekend my be your last chance to do so.  Girls from Troop 64941 of…

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FINAL: Bartlett 42 – Southbridge 0 [PHOTOS]

  With temperatures in the teens, and wind chills below zero on Thanksgiving morning, fans of Bartlett High School’s Indians and Southbridge High School’s Pioneers braved the cold to watch the 99th annual Thanksgiving Day football game.  Likely, the coldest Thanksgiving Day game ever between these 2 teams. As one fan, Abbi Poplawski posted, “Tradition…

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9 Songs For Your Thanksgiving Soundtrack

It’s all about family, friends and football today.  Happy Thanksgiving from everyone at our house to everyone at your house! Webster’s Bartlett Indians will take on Southbridge’s Pioneers at 10:15.  Get the live sports score updates here.   Be sure to bundle up in several layers, as this is thought to be the coldest Thanksgiving in…

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Local Businesses Offering Big Deals On Small Business Saturday

We’re all looking forward to Thanksgiving on Thursday, then the holiday shopping season will begin.  Most people know about Black Friday (where shoppers brave the malls and start buying gifts as early as midnight in some areas), and Cyber Monday (the busiest online shopping day of the year), but have you heard of Small Business Saturday?…

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