Hingham this week: Top Stories

By |2019-04-08T18:33:27+00:00March 18th, 2019|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

The Settles Glass development in Hingham square is nearing construction. The development on the corner of North and Station Streets received approval from the Historical Districts Commission for the refined plans Thursday night. The plans will go for final approval from Selectmen at the beginning of April.

2018 in Review: History rebuilt: A new Lincoln Building graces Hingham Square

By |2019-04-08T18:33:50+00:00January 5th, 2019|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

The new Lincoln Building, once only a vision, is nearing completion. Work on the near-replica of the former 1859 Italianate-style Lincoln Building officially began July 5, 2017, but the project was delayed for several months . . .

Miracle on Main Street raises more than $15,000

By |2019-04-09T00:04:50+00:00December 1st, 2018|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

Last week’s Miracle on Main Street event raised more than $15,000 for the Christmas in the Square celebration. Many thanks to the Hingham Heritage Museum for hosting our fundraiser. We had more than 170 people attend the event and over 50 silent and live auction items bid on.

Hingham Arts Walk a Success

By |2018-10-25T21:45:12+00:00October 25th, 2018|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

The annual Hingham Arts Walk, held by the Hingham Downtown Association and the Hingham Cultural Council, included shopping, artist demonstrations, open studios and live music. An estimated 75 artists participated in this year’s walk, selling everything from tapestries and wooden home decor to jewelry, paintings and pottery.

More than 75 artists expected at annual Hingham Arts Walk

By |2018-10-12T20:37:42+00:00October 12th, 2018|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

More than 75 artists will be in downtown Hingham this Sunday to display their work, lead demonstrations and invite visitors into their studios as the town holds its 13th annual Hingham Arts Walk.

Hingham downtown parking update; tunnel cap cleanup

By |2018-08-02T11:33:42+00:00August 2nd, 2018|Downtown Happenings, Home Page|

A lack of convenient downtown parking during peak hours continues to be an issue, but Hingham Downtown Association Executive Director Lynn Barclay and Police Chief Glenn Olsson are working with business owners and town officials to find both short-term and long-term solutions.

Hingham Historical Society Sponsors Fundraiser with David McCullough

By |2018-04-10T17:14:31+00:00March 26th, 2018|Home Page, Member News|

The Hingham Historical Society sponsored a fundraiser which offered a chance to talk and dine with renowned historian David McCullough. The intimate gathering was described as “a conversation with esteemed historian, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, and neighbor David McCullough describing his approach to researching and writing history.”