Framingham Online News

Common Ground Rocked the Common

July 16, 2011 (12:06 am EST)
Filed under: Arts / Culture by News Staff

FRAMINGHAM, MA - Hometown band "Common Ground" played to a huge audience last night at the Framingham Centre Common.

"Common Ground" plays the Allman Brothers' classic "One Way Out" at Concert on the Green, Framingham, MA, July 15, 2011

Drawing a diverse mix the crowd included families with small children, teens, "twenty-somethings", baby-boomers, empty nesters, retirees and seniors --- all peacefully co-existing for a few hours to enjoy the open-air "Concert on the Common".

Covering tunes from Pink Floyd, Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, The Allman Brothers, Traffic and ...[read more]

OpenSpirit - New Jazz-oriented Worship Experience

March 19, 2009 (8:03 pm EST)
Filed under: Arts / Culture by News Staff

FRAMINGHAM, MA -- Last fall, Edwards Church held a “Day of Spirit,” in which people were invited to experience a variety of opportunities for spiritual renewal: meditation, yoga, art, music. The positive response from the wider community pointed to a strong spiritual yearning among non-church-going residents in the area. Out of this and other similar experiences, a collaborative of churches, clergy, and musicians has formed to offer a new kind of worship opportunity in the Framingham area.

Beginning on March 1, OpenSpirit is offering a weekly, Sunday evening worship gathering, held in ...[read more]

Friends of Saxonville Celebrate 10th Anniversary

March 25, 2008 (8:50 pm EST)
Filed under: Around Town by News Staff

March 25, 2008  (20:50:39 EST)

FRAMINGHAM, MA -- Please join the Friends of Saxonville for the Tenth Anniversary Celebration on Friday, April 4th at 7 p.m. at Edwards Church Hall, next to the church, 39 Edwards Street, off Elm Street in Saxonville village.

Come and enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres, conversation, and the history of Edwards Church. Celebrate the Friends accomplishments and plans for the future.

This is also the Annual Meeting of the membership. Every year there is at least one member from out of state who attends to support the group. Members are encouraged to volunteer for our Board of Directors! New members are always welcome!