Local History

Patriots Day Local History Comes to Life

While I realize history may not be everyone's favorite subject, being surrounded by so many historical sites and events really helps to bring it to life. And one of the best times to get a glimpse into Greater Boston's revolutionary heritage is Patriot's Day, which this year is April [...]

90 Great Road is in the Holiday House Tour!

More on 90 Great Road — the Hartwell-Hamblen House

As the plans to create the Christmas in the Village theme for the 2015 Holiday House Tour came together, with all the homes located within walking distance of Bedford Center, I realized it was the perfect time to include my office at 90 Great Road. We’re decorating the office spaces on the [...]

Celebrate Earth Day Locally at Fawn Lake

As the sun warms the spring soil and the final snow banks melt, I'm getting the urge to get back outside, enjoy the beauty of nature all around us and start digging -- just in time for Earth Day 2015, observed this year on Wed April 22, though activities are planned throughout the entire month (a schedule is posted [...]

Bedford Day: This Saturday, September 20th

Along with the cool temperatures and shorter days, a sure sign of fall is Bedford Day, which is this Saturday, September 20th. Created to celebrate the town's incorporation in 1729, the day is bursting with festivities of all sorts. There's the 20th annual Danny Oates 5K road race and fun run; a pancake breakfast at First Church; the parade [...]

You're invited -- Suzanne & Company Open House 7/17 4-6:30pm

I am honored to work with wonderful people like you in an engaged, supportive community and I want to thank you!

So please join us at our first Suzanne & Company ice cream social/cocktail hour open house at our offices at 90 Great Road, Bedford on Thu, July 17 between 4 and 6:30pm.

We'll have drinks and snacks from Prince St. Cafe and Bakery [...]

The History of 90 Great Road... and an Invitation to Our First Ice Cream Social!

As I shared last week, one of my favorite architectural styles is Greek Revival, which explains why I was so drawn to the Suzanne & Company office at 90 Great Road. Built in 1842, 90 Great Road is registered with both the National Register Old Bedford Center Historic District and the local Bedford Center Historic District under the historic [...]