Blessing of the Fleet

AN OLD-FASHIONED GOOD TIME. Last weekend’s events around Hull included the annual Blessing of the Fleet, a family fun day at Mariners Park, and the Hull Lifesaving Museum’s Boating Party. Many Hullonians enjoyed the fantastic weather in period costumes to add to the festivities. [Photos courtesy of Maureen Gillis]

The Secret Is Out

The Friends of the Paragon Carousel’s annual Secret Garden Tour took place on Sunday, with a self-guided trip up and down the peninsula to view Hull’s best natural beauty. On Main Street, visitors took in purple clematis and pink roses, along with decorative statuary, and one garden on Clifton Avenue featured echinacea around the bird…

Consultant completes study of needs of Hull’s seniors

A needs-assessment study of the preferences, evolving needs, opinions, and interests of Hull’s 55-plus population recently was completed and compiled into a 22-page document. The Town of Hull and the Hull Council on Aging commissioned the Center for Social and Demographic Research Gerontology Institute at the University of Massachusetts Boston to conduct this community-wide, multi-phased…

June 30th Sports News

By Alan McCall   Pike finds football future with local team: For most talented high school football players, playing in college is the most popular route to continue putting on the pads. Not so for Hull’s Dylan Pike, who has found his football future in the East Coast Semi-Pro Football League. Pike has just begun…

Edward Warren

Edward J. Warren, 94

Edward J. Warren of Hull died June 23, 2022 at age 94. The beloved husband of the late Catherine (Friel) Warren, he was the father of Edward Warren and his wife, Betty, of Roslindale, Joseph Warren and his wife, Joan, of West Roxbury, Dennis Warren and his wife, Judy, of Hull, Michael Warren and his wife,…

Frances Marie Troy

Frances M. Troy, 62

Frances Marie Troy of Hull rose to Heaven with the sunrise on June 24, 2022 at the age of 62. She passed at home in the company of her loving family. Dearest daughter of Carol “Nin” Aloise Devitt and the late Michael “Grandad” R. Devitt, Mrs. Troy was the beloved wife of her “Bestie,” Joseph…

Board OKs live outdoor music at Paragon Boardwalk, asks operator to work with neighbors to mitigate noise

The new operator of the Paragon Boardwalk won approval for outdoor live music at the venue, but at reduced hours after neighbors raised concerns. Paragon Entertainment Ventures, LLC’s new operating partner, Charles Veysey, asked the select board Wednesday to amend the license to permit outdoor entertainment, including live music –beyond the piped-in music that is…