Derby Street Sweat – New Outdoor Fitness Series!

July 9, 2020 by Hilary Jenison (Photos courtesy of Derby Street Shops)  Derby Street Sweat is a new outdoor fitness series at the Derby Street Shops that began this week and will go through September.  The program is designed for people to get their sweat on safely.  Derby Street has  partnered with local fitness experts …

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Summertime fun: Four drive-in movie nights at Hingham Shipyard

Photo by Joshua Ross Photography July 8, 2020 by Carol Britton Meyer There’s some exciting news for drive-in movie fans who have longed for their return since the two-screen Weymouth Drive-In on Bridge Street closed in 1976. Although the Launch at Hingham Shipyard can’t host its usual outdoor Friday and Saturday night concerts and movies …

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Hingham Gets Creative to Celebrate the Fourth

Photo by Sarah Collard July 7, 2020 by Laura Winters The traditional festivities may have been cancelled, but there was no shortage of patriotism in Hingham on this Independence Day. Neighborhoods gathered for socially distant parades and celebrations, families walked the parade route, friends ran the road race to begin the day as they always …

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The Flag House: 22 Years of Patriotism for the Earle Family

Gerry Earle in front of the “Flag House.” Photo by Anchor staff. July 3, 2020 by Laura Winters Hingham has many traditions but the 4th of July has always been a special day in the 02043. The fireworks, pancake breakfast, road race and parade may be taking a hiatus this year, but patriotism has not …

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The Long and Rich History of Hingham’s Fourth of July Parade

Photo by Joshua Ross July 3, 2020 by Anchor Staff Thank you to Jim Murphy, the Hingham Fourth of July Parade Committee, and Dr. A. Alden Carpenter for their contribution to this article.  Hingham’s Fourth of July parade is a treasured event each year for residents and visitors alike. As we continue to practice social …

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Festive ways to celebrate July 4th at home!  

Photo by Joshua Ross July 2, 2020 by Hilary Jenison This Fourth of July will look and feel very different without Hingham’s long-standing and beloved traditions, including the Hingham Recreation Road Race, Annual Fourth of July Parade, and the Hingham Harbor Fireworks. However, many residents have come together to make lemonade out of lemons and …

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NextGen Dunkin’ opening soon in Hingham, with a historical flair

Photo courtesy of Dunkin’ June 30, 2020 by Carol Britton Meyer A new NextGen Dunkin’ is opening on Lincoln Street in Hingham around mid-July, featuring an open design, historical Hingham Shipyard murals on the front and side of the building, signature cold beverages delivered through an innovative tap system, plant-based wake-up wraps, ham and cheese …

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