Bed and Breakfast Plans Rile Neighbors

Bed and Breakfast Plans Rile Neighbors

Neighbors opposed to plans to host events at a bed and breakfast on Fremont Street turned up in droves to voice their concerns to the Woodstock City Council Nov. 7. The standing room-only council meeting stretched until after midnight, with residents expressing...
Downtown Mural Officially Unveiled at Ribbon-Cutting

Downtown Mural Officially Unveiled at Ribbon-Cutting

“Woodstock on Film and on the Stage” is complete After three months of painting, a mural highlighting Woodstock’s arts and entertainment heritage is complete. “Woodstock on Film and on the Stage,” a 118-foot mural running along a pedway on Main Street, was officially...
New Owners Take Over ‘Groundhog Day’ House

New Owners Take Over ‘Groundhog Day’ House

The Cherry Tree Inn Bed & Breakfast is now open When George and Lori Miarecki visited Woodstock in June for former high school choral director Paul Rausch’s retirement gala, they had no idea the trip would change the direction of their life. A fan of bed and...
Pedway Mural on Main Street Is Nearly Complete

Pedway Mural on Main Street Is Nearly Complete

Public dedication will take place Friday, Oct. 6 A mural celebrating arts and entertainment in Woodstock is nearing completion. “Woodstock on Film and On the Stage,” a 118-foot painting that runs alongside a pedway on Main Street, will be officially unveiled during a...
Mural Project Moves Forward

Mural Project Moves Forward

As a giant mural highlighting Woodstock’s entertainment credentials moves forward, organizers are hoping for more donors to support the project. The 118-foot mural, planned for a walkway on Main Street adjacent to Classic Cinemas Woodstock Theatre, will feature...
Community Choir to Perform Groundhog Weekend

Community Choir to Perform Groundhog Weekend

In a move fitting of “Groundhog Day” the movie, the Woodstock Community Choir has once again been scheduled to perform as part of the Groundhog Days festivities. The choir will take the stage at the Opera House at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5. The concert, entitled Journeys,...
Pub Crawl is a Groundhog Days First

Pub Crawl is a Groundhog Days First

Ten local establishments are getting into the groundhog spirit by taking part in the first-ever Groundhog Days Pub Crawl on the Square, part of Woodstock’s official Groundhog Days celebration. Bryson Calvin, who owns Main Street PourHouse, is expecting a good turnout...
Groundhog Days to Mark 25th Anniversary of Filming

Groundhog Days to Mark 25th Anniversary of Filming

Twenty-five years have passed since the filming of the iconic “Groundhog Day” movie took place in Woodstock. The annual Groundhog Days festivities, which began in 1995, will take place in and around the Square. They will kick off Wednesday, Feb. 1, with the Awakening...
Woodstock Mulling Downtown Mural

Woodstock Mulling Downtown Mural

A proposal for a downtown mural highlighting Woodstock’s entertainment bona fides received a warm reception from city officials. The Woodstock City Council discussed the mural during its Nov. 15 meeting, when graphic designer Michael Stanard, owner of Woodstock’s One...

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