Thursday, February 21, 2013
The Stoughton Board of Selectmen gave its approval for a new pizza restaurant and new gas station in Stoughton, both located on Washington St./Route 138.
Two vacancies along Washington St./Route 138 in Stoughton could soon be filled, giving residents another place to grab a slice of pizza or fill up their car. At its Tuesday meeting, the Stoughton Board of Selectmen gave its approval for a new pizza restaurant and new gas station in town. Selectmen approved the Common Victualler License for M and G Pizza, which will be located in the spot formerly occupied by Main Street Pizza at 713 Washington St. The restaurant, named for owner Eric Palmer's children, Michael and Gwen, will serve thin crust pizza and subs. A Stoughton resident, Palmer has been in the restaurant industry for most of his life, but this will be the first restaurant he owns, he said. Palmer said he is not planning any major …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Welcome to "About Town with Mark Snyder," a column that will keep you up to the minute with what's what, who's who and what's going on around town. If you see or hear something we could use here, let us know by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHERE'S THE GAS? - A SHELL GAME EXPOSED (PART II): Back in November About Town told you how both Shell gas stations in Stoughton - the one on Central St. near Route 24 and the one in Cobbs Corner - were out of gas. They still are. Their owner, Ghazi Saab, who operates a number of Shell stations in the area, tells his side of the story. Saab came to the United States in August of 1986 from his native Lebanon. There was a war taking place in his homeland, and he was looking for a safer place that offered him an opportunity for success. He moved first to New Bedford, and then to an apartment in Stoughton, and began working at the Mobil gas station at Cobbs Corner. In 1992, Ghazi made an offer to buy the station, but the owner opted to keep …
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Nominate your go-to place in the comments; they may be voted a Readers' Choice later this summer.
Saturday, June 2, 2012
If it's near and dear to your heart, Stoughton Patch wants to know—tell us about your favorite gas station in Stoughton. Nominate your favorite place in the comments below. Once you do, Patch will officially add them to the running for best of the best— and later this summer, they may beat out the competition to become the number one Readers' Choice. We will take nominations through July 9; voting begins July 23.