Sunday, May 13, 2012
Hopkinton and Milford top the charts.
After a week of voting, MetroWest-area readers have chosen their favorite destinations for staycations. The winners are: Hopkinton State Park in Hopkinton, and PiNZ in Milford. Did you vote for a winner? If not, give a shout out to your choice in the comments below! Tomorrow, return to Patch to vote on the best liquor stores.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
We want to hear you ideas. Vote in our poll and add your reviews to the listing.
The Best of Patch: Readers' Choice contest this week highlights those local haunts we drive by often, but may have never visited. If you're like me, staycations are sometimes even more fun than vacations—they're usually cheaper by a lot and you never really know what's in your backyard. So, we ask, where is the best staycation in the area? Here are some of our favorite places, but if we're leaving one off of the list, please let us know in the comments and we'll add it: Voting in the poll below is open until 9 a.m. Friday. Because this poll is not scientific, it is not the sole consideration in choosing a winner. The winner will be determined by Shrewsbury Patch editor Jennifer Lucarelli, based on poll results, comments and reviews on …
Friday, March 30, 2012
The grateful owner thanks his customers and the town.
Congratulations to Danielle’s Pub, named the best place to have breakfast in Grafton. The popular pub received nearly half of the ballots cast. Forty-four voters gave the pub the nod out of 92 votes cast. Owner Dennis Goe said the honor made his day. “I’m very, very privileged,’’ he said. “That’s an honor.’’ Danielle’s Pub has been serving breakfast for 33 years, with the exception of one year when the business was dealing with the aftermath of a fire. “I love my customers. I love everyone in Grafton,’’ he said. “I enjoy my job.’’ And based on the results of the poll, people in Grafton are glad he does. Congratulations also go to Donut Star, which placed second with 18 votes, and Post Office Pub, which earned the bronze with 16 nods. …
Monday, March 26, 2012
Vote in our weekly poll.
Our fifth weekly Best of Patch: Readers' Choice contest is looking for the best breakfast place in town Having breakfast provides fuel to jumpstart the day. The best breakfast places also provide a sense of community and a place for friendships, fun and even fresh gossip. So what is Grafton’s best breakfast place? Branded Bear Deli Post Office Pub Bridge Street Bistro Danielle’s Pub Dunkin’ Donuts Subway Donut Star If you own or represent one of these businesses, follow the above link to your business and claim your listing. It's completely free, and it will help you get the word to the community about what you do! Voting in the poll below is open until 9 a.m. Friday. Because this poll is not scientific, it is not the sole consideration in…
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Tell us: is your salon on the list?
Throughout the MetroWest region, Patch polled readers for their opinions on where to get their hair cut or styled. After five days of voting, the winners have been chosen. Do you go to any of these salons? What do you like about them? Starting tomorrow, come to Patch to vote on the best place to get breakfast. Framingham: Knockouts Haircuts for Men, Prisms Hair Design Studio Grafton: Cut Loose Hair Studio Holliston: Studio D Hopkinton: Jackie & Company Marlborough: Drumais Hair Salon Milford: Plaza Barber Shop and Hair Salon Natick: Shear Magic Northborough: Innovations Shrewsbury: Scizzors Westborough: Michelle's South Street Salon
Friday, March 23, 2012
The salon wins big in our latest poll.
The votes are in, and by a wide margin, Cut Loose Hair Studio has been voted a cut above all the other hair salons in town. The salon received 83 of 125 votes cast. “Thank you so much for all our loyal customers for helping us be the best salon in Grafton,’’ said owner and stylist Joanna Wagner. “We truly appreciate you all. Come in now for your new spring look and enjoy our new manicure and pedicure services. Thank you again from the entire staff of Cut Loose Hair Studio.’’ Thanks to everyone who voted! Check back Monday for our next poll. Here’s a hint: This one could make you hungry!
Monday, March 19, 2012
Vote in our latest poll.
Our fourth weekly Best of Patch: Readers' Choice contest is looking for the best hair salon in town. Who does the spiffiest updo, the most permanent permanent, the most natural-looking color? Here are some of our favorite places, but if we're leaving one off of the list, please let us know in the comments and we'll add it: Chromatics Hair & Salon Hue & You Lifestyles Hair Salon DeKroon Salon Kut & Dry Cut Loose Hair Studio Studio 79 Hair Design Guys and Gals Hairstyling Supercuts McClure’s Barber Shop Sillon Unlimited Joe’s Barber Shop If you own or represent one of these businesses, follow the above link to yyour business and claim your listing. It's completely free, and it will help you get the word to the community about what you do! …
Friday, March 16, 2012
Dean Park Pizza in Shrewsbury has a lot more than just pizza on their menu.
This week, our readers chose an unlikely place to eat Irish food, but the restaurant offers a full menu, not just pizza. The winner of the Patch Readers' Choice: Best Place to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day is: Dean Park Pizza. Receiving 26 percent of the total votes, Dean Park Pizza will be serving corned beef and cabbage every day through Sunday. The pizza place is located just around the corner for the largest park in Shrewsbury, Dean Park, and is open Monday through Sunday from noon to 11 p.m. with breakfast served on Saturday and Sunday from 7 to 11:30 a.m. Dean Park Pizza also offers online ordering and catering, just not after 9 p.m. daily. And it offers a full menu from soups and salads to steak and tacos as well as seafood and …
Monday, March 12, 2012
Vote in our weekly poll. This week, choose from places in Shrewsbury and Grafton.
Our third weekly Best of Patch: Readers' Choice contest puts everyone in a green mood: We want you to tell us what your place is in Shrewsbury and Grafton to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Here are some of our favorite places, but if we're leaving one off of the list, please let us know in the comments and we'll add it: Elsa's Eatery Lakeside Bar & Grille Verona Grille Willy's Steakhouse Grill & Sushi Bar Dean Park Pizza Wah-Bo Grill Brody's Diner Jimmy's Tavern & Grill John Henry Tavern at Highfields Golf and Country Club Post Office Pub Bridge Street Bistro Danielle’s Pub Janet’s Hilltop Lounge & Restaurant Voting in the poll below is open until 9 a.m. Friday. Because this poll is not scientific, it is not the sole consideration in …
Saturday, March 10, 2012
Tell us: is your gym on the list?
Throughout the MetroWest region, Patch polled readers for their opinions on where to work out. After five days of voting, the winners have been chosen. Are you a member of any of these gyms? What do you like about them? Next week, come back to vote on the best place to celebrate St. Paddy's Day. Framingham: XTreme Fitness Grafton: Anytime Fitness Holliston: Next Generation Martial Arts Hopkinton: bCalm Power Yoga Marlborough: New Life Health and Wellness Milford: Midtown Family Fitness Natick: Villari's Martial Arts Center Northborough: Shake Fitness Shrewsbury: MassDojo Westborough: Westboro Tennis and Swim