Saturday, May 18, 2013
A look at this week's business news from the area.
FOXBOROUGH CBS Scene Serves Special Beer for One Fund Boston CBS Scene raised money for the One Fund Boston this week through sales of a rare Wormtown Brewing Co. beer tapped Wednesday to honor the one-month anniversary of the bombings at the Boston Marathon. The first pour of the beer, 4:09 pale ale from Wormtown Brewing Co., occurred at 4:09 p.m. Wednesday and the first sale came shortly thereafter with 100 percent of the proceeds going to The One Fund. “This is pretty phenomenal,” said Walpole resident Steve Dion after purchasing the first 4:09 pale ale at CBS Scene. “I just happened to walk into this [fundraiser]. My wife just got a new job so we are out celebrating. … [The beer is] for a great cause and it’s delicious.” CBS Scene was …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
The Patriot Place establishment was one of just five locations in the state to tap the 4:09 pale ale Wednesday – the one month anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings.
CBS Scene is raising money for the One Fund Boston through sales of a rare Wormtown Brewing Co. beer tapped Wednesday to honor the one-month anniversary of the bombings at the Boston Marathon. The first pour of the beer, 4:09 pale ale from Wormtown Brewing Co., occurred at 4:09 p.m. Wednesday and the first sale came shortly thereafter with 100 percent of the proceeds going to The One Fund. “This is pretty phenomenal,” said Walpole resident Steve Dion after purchasing the first 4:09 pale ale at CBS Scene. “I just happened to walk into this [fundraiser]. My wife just got a new job so we are out celebrating. … [The beer is] for a great cause and it’s delicious.” CBS Scene was just one of five locations selected by Quality Beverage to carry …
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Local business owners on Route 1 and at Patriot Place are again gearing up for a weekend full of football as nearly 70,000 fans will travel to Foxborough Sunday to watch the New England Patriots take on the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship Game.
The New England Patriots are back in the AFC Championship Game, meaning the team will have hosted two NFL playoff games in Foxborough for the second consecutive season, which is great news for local businesses. “Our phones have been ringing off the hook,” said Ron Young, owner of the Lafayette House on Route 1 in Foxborough. “Last weekend [versus the Houston Texans] it was a little warmer out, people were saying, ‘Oh, it’s 50 degrees out in January, I can’t believe this weather.’ This weekend, they’re going to say ‘It’s not 50 degrees out, can you believe this weather?’” Young added the later start time of Sunday's AFC Championship Game - Patriots kick-off against the Baltimore Ravens at 6:30 p.m. - compared to last weekend will make …
Sunday, November 4, 2012
Foxborough's Board of Selectmen will hold public hearings for six different local establishments this month to address alleged liquor license violations.
November is going to be a busy month for Foxborough's Board of Selectmen as it plans to hold liquor license violation hearings for six different establishments in town. The six Foxborough businesses allegedly in violation of their liquor licenses are: The first three hearings will be held Monday at Town Hall; beginning with Showcase Live at 7:30 p.m. Hearings with Bar Louie and Foxboro Mandarin will follow. Then on Nov. 20, selectmen will hold hearings for Waxy O'Connor's, CBS Scene and Blue Finn Lounge at Bass Pro Shops. The six establishments allegedly served alcohol to a 19-year-old woman working with police during compliance checks of 33 licensed bars in town on Sept. 27, according to an Oct. 25 article in The Sun Chronicle. The …
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Members of the New England Revolution will be taking their pub tour to CBS Scene at Patriot Place April 11.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
Members of the New England Revolution will stop by CBS Scene in Foxborough, Mass., on Wednesday, April 11, as the official 2012 Pub Tour continues. Revolution players Flo Lechner, Lee Nguyen and A.J. Soares are scheduled to appear at CBS Scene (200 Patriot Place, Foxborough, Mass.) from 7-9 p.m. There is no cover charge for the Revs' event and it is open to the general public. Fans in attendance will be eligible for giveaways and have the opportunity to win tickets to a Revolution home game. The Rev Girls will also attend the event.
Sunday, February 5, 2012
The top places to watch the big game in Foxborough.
Looking to head out to watch the New England Patriots take on the New York Giants on Super Bowl Sunday, but not sure as to where? Here are the top places to watch the final match-up of the 2011 football season. CBS Scene Head to CBS Scene at Patriot Place, over looking Gillette Stadium, to watch the big game. CBS Scene was awarded the honor of being named one of the "20 Coolest Spots to Watch the Super Bowl," by Commercial Integrator. With over 135 HDTVs throughout the restaurant, no play of the game or commercial will be missed. For more information, call (508) 203-2200. Christina's Fireside Grille 11:00am - 2pm: Sunday brunch on Feb. 5 followed by a special game day menu from 2pm - 10pm including chili, beef stew, burgers, pizzas, wings…
Monday, October 3, 2011
Town Meetings, Warriors Sports, Reptiles, and so much more!
Five Things You Need To Know Today is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance. 1. In Foxborough today, the School Committee will meet at the High School at 7 pm. The meeting agenda can be found HERE. The Conservation Commission will meet at the Foxborough Town Hall at 7 pm. The meeting agenda can be found HERE. 2. Fall Fun at Patriot Place continues a FREE Rainforest Reptile Program located at the Activity Center at 4:00 p.m. This unique program engages children of all ages at a hands on level. Experience direct contact live with live animals, artifacts, and fascinating stories about the animals and their natural habitats. 3. Foxborough High School Warrior Varsity Sports Events: 4. The …
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
What are your NFL draft plans?
All eyes are on Foxborough as the count down begins to the start of Thursday’s NFL draft. It is going to be a very busy week at Gillette Stadium, as stadium officials prepare for the 2011 Patriots Draft Party on Thursday, April 28. Anticipation of the Patriots draft selections increased today when Judge Susan Nelson ruled in favor of the player's association to end the league-imposed lockout. Here is a look ahead at some of the local NFL draft events. 1. The Hall at Patriot Place presented by Raytheon presents Draft Week! Visit the Hall to view their draft exhibit with footage from inside the 2010 Draft Room. 2. CBS Scene. Catch all the draft action starting on April 27 through April 30 at CBS Scene. 3. Gillette Stadium. 2011 Patriots …
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Everything you need to know to plan out your perfect weekend.
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and new bars/restaurants/shops to explore. 2011 Annual New England Lacrosse Classic Where/When: April 16 at Gillette Stadium, 1:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Why Go: Gillette Stadium will host the 2011 New England Lacrosse Classic beginning with Foxborough Boys' Lacrosse vs. Franklin, Syracuse University playing Providence College at 4 p.m. and Princeton University taking on Dartmouth College at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at Ticketmaster.com and the Gillette Stadium Ticket Office. Price: $20 Opening Day for Baseball/Softball Where/When: …