Category: East Walpole

Plimptonville neighborhood of Walpole, Massachusetts

A Grand Tour of the Plimptonville Neighborhood in Walpole, Mass.

George Ransom, a long-time resident of Plimptonville in Walpole, Mass., and author of Plimptonville, recently led a Walpole Historical Society tour of his beautiful neighborhood. Celebrating 200 years of Plimptonville’s existence, the tour started at the Lewis Statue at East and Plimpton Sts. Ransom’s tour served as a perfect complement to the Walpole Historical Society publication — a detailed written…

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Greek salad from Jimmy's Pizzeria in East Walpole, Mass.

Best Local Greek Salad: Jimmy’s Pizzeria in East Walpole, Mass.

Jimmy’s Pizzeria enthusiasts love the friendly East Walpole restaurant for its delicious Greek-style pizza and calzones. Let’s not forget about the Greek salads, also. I have loved Greek salads going back to childhood with the former Christo’s restaurant in Brockton, Mass., serving as the gold standard for decades. Known as the “Greek Salad King,” it was hard to top Christo’s…

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What could be nicer than a waterfall, pond and foliage? Willow Pond at Bird Park in Walpole, massachusetts has all that.

Willow Pond at Bird Park in East Walpole, Mass.

I have been to many beautiful parks in eastern Massachusetts with Bird Park in East Walpole surely ranking as one of the nicest spots. Virtually everywhere you look, scenic beauty abounds in the open land, rolling hills, peaceful ponds and soothing streams, forested areas and stone bridges. If I had to choose my favorite section of the 89-acre Bird Park,…

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