Henry Osborn WHS ’18 and Unranked Williams College Make D3 Championship Game December 3

So, the Owl has no attachment to Williams College except for the fact that they like purple as much as my grad school (Northwestern) and my Wellesley class. And also Williams seems to have an attachment to Weston graduates, including Henry Osborn, class of 2018, who is a former Weston High School Soccer player and current senior at Williams. Beating

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Santa on Fire Truck Following No Traffic Rules This Year: December 22

The Owl was just tagged on a post by Weston Fire Department about this year’s Santa’s Ride through Weston on December 22. According to the write-up, Santa is coming around “parade style” with “no stopping”. What? In past years, Santa has hopped off the E-One and visited with the littles, but now, the Owl is to understand there will be

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Weekend Happenings In and Around Weston (Plus Soccer)

So, Weston, are you ready for the weekend? Well, get your time turners ready because I do not believe it is possible to attend every single event, but with the right strategy, you may get to most of them. One little wrinkle in the possibility of the total weekend win is the USA vs Netherlands World Cup (that’s soccer) game

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Holiday Happenings At Land’s Sake: Rotary Club Trees, More Trees, Claus Visits and Gift Baskets

In all honesty, Weston, you are exhausting me this week. Why is EVERYTHING this weekend? There are two more perfectly good weekends until Christmas and there is no need to stuff EVERYTHING into December 3 and 4. Trust me when I say that if ONE more organization gives me stuff to post for this weekend, well, I’ll still post it

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Skylark’s A Christmas Carol Comes to Weston December 16

For many of us, attending a performance of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is a family tradition every holiday season. And no, I don’t mean the Will Farrell “Spirited” version. This year, on December 16 at 7 pm (there is a pre-concert talk at 6:15pm) Weston’s First Parish Church will host Skylark, a premier vocal ensemble of leading American vocal soloists,

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Handmade Holiday Market at the AIC on Saturday December 3

On Saturday, December 3, from 10-4, please come by the Art & Innovation Center in downtown Weston to shop at the Weston Handmade Holiday Market. The market features a curated selection of exhibitors selling handmade and hand-designed items. What does curated mean? It means that the Owl’s stunning masterwork after 7 weeks of AIC class “From Drawing to Painting” was

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Weston Pianist Performs Virtual Concert Saturday December 3

Weston resident Marvin Wolfthal will be talking about and performing Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations virtually this Saturday December 3 at 7:30 pm. While obvious, let me confirm that the concert is virtual, but Marvin really will be playing. From the marketing materials: “Beethoven’s “33 Variations on a Waltz by Anton Diabelli” has been called the greatest work written for the piano,

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Mega-Saturday Continues with JST Exhibit Open for Last Views

The final Community Open House for the Weston Historical Society’s exhibit “History Under One Roof” at the Josiah Smith Tavern will be Saturday, December 3 from 10 am to 4 pm. This aligns with all other planets events in downtown Weston including the Handmade Holiday Market at the AIC and then later with the Winter Festival on Town Green. There

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