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IMPORTANT CORRECTION to Warrant Article Review

May 6, 2022 At the end of the Warrant article review in this week’s paper, there was an error regarding the voting for the Library Renovation project. The article stated: “The question will appear on the ballot, even if ATM fails Article 44. In that case, the votes will not count.” The votes at the […]

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Stow Select Board Candidate Interviews: Fisher, Golder, Riker

With two seats available on the Stow Select Board, the five candidates running for that position were asked the same series of questions to help familiarize Stow voters with each candidate. Cortni Frecha and Ingeborg Hegemann Clark’s interviews can be found here. Katie Fisher, Len Golder and Alex Riker’s unedited responses appear below. You can […]

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Stow Select Board Candidate Interviews: Incumbent Cortni Frecha and Ingeborg Hegemman Clark

With two seats available on the Stow Select Board, the five candidates running for that position were asked the same series of questions to help familiarize Stow voters with each candidate. Candidates Cortni Frecha and Ingeborg Hegemann Clark’s unedited answers appear below. Click here for the interviews with the other candidates (Katie Fisher, Len Golder […]

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Candidates’ Night Forum Wed. April 27, 7pm

The Stow Candidates’ Night forum, held on Wednesday, April 27, and hosted by Stow TV and the Stow Independent can be viewed here on Stow TV’s YouTube channel. See Select Board Candidate print interviews here for candidates Ingeborg Hegemann Clark and Cortni Frecha and here for Katie Fisher, Len Golder and Alex Riker. Stow Town […]

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The April 20 edition is out!

Don’t miss this week’s edition! Candidate interviews of Select Board candidates Katie Fisher, Len Golder and Alex Riker. (Cortni Frecha and Ingeborg Hegemann Clark were interviewed in last week’s edition). Lots more! Available at Colonial Spirits, Russell’s and Stow Brook Gulf in Stow. Subscribe for home delivery at www.stowindependent.com ! And don’t forget CANDIDATE’S NIGHT […]

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Select Board member Zack Burns resigns

March 31, 2022 Stow Select Board member Zack Burns has tendered his resignation, effective April 1. In his letter of resignation, he explained he has taken what he called a “once-in-a-lifetime professional opportunity” that will not allow for him to serve in an elected position. He added that he and his family will be moving […]

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Emma’s to close Stow location as of this Sunday

by Ann Needle Stow’s Emma’s Cafe will close its doors for good on Sunday, March 20, at the end of the business day. Owner Andrew Bluestein reported he will be opening another Emma’s Cafe on April 15 in his hometown of Sterling. Though Bluestein said he originally planned to keep the Stow location after opening […]

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Fire at Applefield Farm

A fire broke out in a work station at Applefield Farm on Great Road Wednesday afternoon, according to owner Kirsten Mong. No one was working at the time, Mong reported, and there were no injuries, but there was damage to the potting station, including the tools and equipment inside. The Stow Fire Department was able […]

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March 9 2022 edition

Out in stores and in subscribers’ mailboxes, the March 9 edition of The Stow and Bolton Independent newspaper features Stow and Bolton news, along with Nashoba schools news. Pick up a copy in Stow at Colonial Spirits, Russell’s, Emma’s and Stow Brook Gulf. Get a copy every week in your mailbox! Subscribe for delivery – […]

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Obituary: Dorothy (Doe) Shively, 91

Dorothy (Doe) Shively, 91Former Stow resident and teacher Dorothy (Doe) Shively died peacefully on March 3, 2022, in Westminster, CO. Born on March 19, 1930 in Sebring, Ohio, Doe was descended from a long line of storytellers and pranksters. Known fondly as Honey, she was the daughter of Emmett and Evelyn Garlock and the doting […]

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