Tag Archives: Dorchester MA

Deck the Windows deadline nears!

Deck the Windows is a popular holiday contest where local Main Street district stores decorate their windows to brighten the neighborhood with holiday cheer! Please let us know that you will participate by the end of the day on December … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday + Holiday Tree Lighting Nov. 29th

This nationwide Shop Local initiative  happens annually on the Saturday after Thanksgiving – if you are a small business owner and would like to be part of Small Business Saturday please contact us! This year Fields Corner Main Street will … Continue reading

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Fields Corner Farmers Market was Boston’s First!

It took a little effort but we unearthed some information about Boston’s first farmers market, our very own Fields Corner market which began in July 1978 and opened this month for its 37th season. The market was started by Gregory … Continue reading

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Lucky Strike Bowling

This month Lucky Strike Bowling in Dorchester was finally taken down. Below, check out the 1987 black-and-white photograph of Lucky Strike we found, taken by Robert Bayard Severy and now in the collections of Historic New England. After permanently closing … Continue reading

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