Outdoor Candlepin Bowling
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Candlepin bowling bids to keep rolling - The Boston Globe
It’s 9:30 on a recent Sunday morning. Most people are in either in church or in bed, depending on whether they worship the Holy Spirit or imbibed too many spirits the night before. But the Pilgrim Lanes in Haverhill are rocking with candlepin bowlers.
Westfield Candlepin Bowling Center nearly ready for reopening
The Westfield Candlepin Bowling Center lanes have been closed for 14 years.
Candlepin Bowling, Fatbread Pizza: A New England Tradition; I Sink To New Lows; Alley...Oops!
Our family did something very New England-ish this weekend and, no, we didn't go to a Red Sox game. While visiting my son, daughter-in-law and two young grandsons, we went to a candlepin bowling alley in a town called Somerville, not far from Cambridge in Massachusetts. I'd never heard of this kind of bowling and was more than curious to see what it was all about. Part of the reason New Yorkers are unaware of this sport is that it is found mostly in the Canadian Maritimes and New England…
Wyoming Has One Of The Oldest, Most Unique Bowling Alleys In The Entire Midwest
Massachusetts is nowhere near Cincinnati. In fact, its closest town, West Stockbridge, is a staggering 750 miles away from our downtown. Even flying to it at mega-fast jet speeds takes over three hours. The Queen City and the Bay State have little in commo
The 27,000 Reasons Why Candlepin Bowling is Better Than Ten Pin Bowling
I am forty-three years old, and for most of those years, my family has vacationed in Chatham, Massachusetts. I consider myself lucky that I'...