Saturday, September 29, 2012
Where can you celebrate National Coffee Day in Waltham with a free cup of coffee?
Saturday, September 29, 2012
If the first words out of your mouth every morning are, “I’ll have a large coffee”—or if you can’t even speak until after you’ve had your java fix—there's a national holiday created especially for you. America will put staunch tea drinkers to shame on National Coffee Day tomorrow, Sept. 29, when coffee fiends can rejoice and celebrate their beloved coffee bean with free brew from several national chains. Many local cafes and businesses are participating in the national celebration. Area Dunkin' Donuts cafes are offering their 1-pound coffee bag for sale at just $5.99 Friday and Saturday. But in addition to deals on coffee to make at home, McDonald's are offering free cups of coffee to customers. McDonald's restaurants all along the East …
Monday, April 9, 2012
Event runs through this month.
Most people don't think of preventing domestic violence when they get their morning joe. Coffee, according to a local anti-domestic violence group, can help prevent domestic violence. REACH Beyond Domestic Violence has launched its "Share A Cup of Coffee" campaign intended to help people build relationships with others in hopes that it can prevent domestic violence. The event is the latest part of REACH'S Small Actions Campaign, according to REACH Community organizer Allison Berry. “Being able to talk to one and another … can really help to build a safer community,” Berry told Waltham Patch in an interview. REACH is parterning with local restaurants to hold coffee events to promote the event. REACH is still looking for local organizations …
Monday, December 5, 2011
Think outside the box with these recipes for homemade coffee liqueur and caramel sauce.
One of the true joys of the holiday season is the opportunity to catch up with friends, or make some new ones, at holiday gatherings. Some years it seems every weekend is packed with parties or gatherings of some sort. Knowing that our festive Patch readers are nothing if not well-mannered, it seemed like a good time to offer a thought or two about hostess gifts. Many of us (this writer included) rely on a nice bottle of wine as way of expressing gratitude, but what better time of year to add a special flare than the holidays ? Hostess gifts are a token of appreciation offered to the person or persons kind enough to include you on their guest list. They are certainly not obligatory, but they are always appreciated. There are some points …
Friday, November 18, 2011
Take our poll.
Years ago, Starbucks proposed a location in North Waltham, but it was never approved, as City Councillor Robert Logan has explained. However, More Than Words, does sell Starbucks coffee, but it is not an official location of the chain. Belmont, Watertown and Newton all have Starbucks locations, but should Waltham? Take our poll below.