Chronicles of Woburn

What you are about to read are the efforts of one woman, 
Marie Coady; who writes for the Woburn Daily Times, Woburn, Massachusetts. 

Her articles are of historical nature and about the town of Woburn, it's people, places and things of a by-gone era and of today.

Monthly Features


July - Horn Pond, Deadly Pond

August - The History of the Labor Movement in Woburn

September - Panorama of the Past

October - "He Was Caught in a Conflict Not of his Own Choosing"

November - Woburn's Thanksgiving Tradition

December - Christmas and The Puritans


January - Ringing In The New Year

February - One Of Horn Pond's Trails Can Become The Road To Immortality

March - Taking A Turn Around Woburn's Woodbrook Cemetery

April - One Voice Can Turn A Mob

May - Woburn And Its' People

June - Humor Is An Art In Itself  

July - A Treasured Adventure  

August - It's Not Nice To Fool Mother Nature 

September - A Border Collie Of Our Very Own  

October - Halloween Past and Halloween Present

November - A Woman's Thanksgiving Emancipation Proclamation

December - Revisiting Christmas Past At New Horizons


January - There's No Place Like Home

February - Remembering Stephen

March - The South End of 1900

April - Horn Pond Has Claimed The Helpless, The Strong, The Young And The Desperate

May - Moby, The Squirrel  

June - Sensitivity To Pollution Can Be Inherited

July - Can You Canoe?

August - A Ghastly, Ghostly Task Joyously Performed And Topped With Chocolates To Die For   

September - An Abandoned Trunk Found In A Woburn Attic Reveals A Civil War Diary

October - Restoring Battle Road's Human History

November - Unlocking A Mystery And Some History At City Hall  

December - Overview Of John McElhiney's Book, “WOBURN: A PAST OBSERVED”


January - Unraveling The Mystery Of The Two Jeremiah Sheas

February - The Whole Truth And Nothing But The Truth  

March - Where The Wild Things Are Tamed  

April - Woburn's Piece Of The Peace Corps

May - Olympic Giving

June - The LLexington Llama Caper 

July - Let's Hear It For Tony!  

August - Woburn's Step-Moms Fill A Gap And Make A Difference   

September - On The Home Front  

October - Tour Of Newbridge Village, North Woburn    

November - Forgotten Heroes of World War I     

December  - Christmas Memories at the Woburn Senior Center     



January - Home Sweet Home, Even When Sharing It With The Ghost Of The Former Owner  

February - Woburn's Urban Legend    

March -  Harvesting Ice On Horn Pond Was "Warm Work"    

April -  The Mysterious And Violent Death Of  Jeremiah Sudbury     

May - Unmasking The "Yeggmen"    

June - Questions Still Unanswered In The Death Of Stephen Zahihchuck    

July - A New Generation Reflects On The Fourth Of July   

August - Ladies Charitable Reading Society 1815-2001   

September - Who Will Be The Last To Be Buried At Woodbrook Cemetery?    

October - When Is A Rock Not Just A Rock?    

November - Shared Remembrance Helps In Getting On With Life    

December - Holiday Stress Got You Down?    



January - Finally Saying Thanks To Two Unidentified Heroes   

February - A World Of Ideas, Compliments Of Burbeen Free Lecture Series    

March - Which Came To Boston First, St. Patrick's Day or Evacuation Day?    

April -  101 Years Of Fun Means: "To Know Her Is To Love Her"    

May - The War To End All Wars Didn't, But Its Heroes Live On    

June - The YMCA Celebrates, "A Day To Remember"    


These articles are now in PDF file format and you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to open them!


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