This Week's Highlight

Southborough man graduates from the Coast Guard Academy »

Scott receives commission from President Trump Southborough – Frederick M. Scott V (Rick) graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on May 17 with a Bachelor of Science

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Police seek suspect in alleged armed robbery at Shrewsbury Honey Farms »

02:41 pm | Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department released this statement this afternoon: On Thursday June 22, at 4:02 a.m. the…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Celebrate the 4th on June 30 in Westborough »

08:08 am | Westborough – The Westborough Recreation Department will be hosting its annual July 4 Block Party on Friday, June 30…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Water service lines to be cleared of lead »

05:32 pm | Marlborough-A $5 million bond order to borrow funds from the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority (MWRA) to replace all remaining…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Selectmen waive review of parking areas at former state hospital site »

05:00 pm | Westborough – The Board of Selectmen voted at their June 13 meeting to waive the site plan review for…

Jun 16 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Local News

Westborough student wins national ‘You Be the Chemist’ Challenge »

09:01 pm | Westborough – Eighth-grader Ananthan Sadagopan from Westborough won the title of national “You Be the Chemist Challenge” champion June 19 by correctly…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Westborough boys win soccer competition »

08:47 pm | Westborough –  The Westborough United Grade 5 boys soccer team recently won the BAYS 2017 Division 2 President's Cup in…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

New playground opens at Westborough’s Bay State Commons »

08:22 pm | Westborough - Despite threatening weather on the horizon, dozens of families helped celebrate the opening of Westborough’s Playground at the…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

WCLT scholarships awarded »

01:00 pm | Westborough – In its 20th anniversary year, the Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) awarded two $1,000 scholarships and two honorable…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Sherwood Middle School extended day students collect new bags for kids in foster care »

08:59 pm | Shrewsbury – Fifth- and sixth-grade students from Sherwood Middle School’s extended day program have been collecting new bags such as…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Shrewsbury Farmers Market to start June 28 »

11:30 am | Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Farmers Market will be held every Wednesday this summer, June 28-Sept. 27, from 3-6:30 p.m. The…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Police seek suspect in alleged armed robbery at Shrewsbury Honey Farms »

02:41 pm | Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Police Department released this statement this afternoon: On Thursday June 22, at 4:02 a.m. the Shrewsbury…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Shrewsbury Woman’s Club Makes Donation »

12:59 pm | The Shrewsbury Woman's Club recently donated $1,445 to Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS).…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Five Marlborough students receive city scholarships »

08:52 pm | Marlborough - For the 21st year, local students have been awarded $1,000 scholarships from the city.…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Marlborough Housing and tenants united in celebration of community »

08:18 pm | Marlborough – The Marlborough Community Development Authority (MCDA) held a celebration June 10 in the Ernest R. Holt Courtyard.…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Couple thanks Marlborough Police Department with donation »

10:44 am | Marlborough – Cell phones are great for staying touch, but only if they are on. At the City Council’s June 13…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

David A. Heim, 55, of Marlborough »

10:09 am | Marlborough – David A. Heim, 55, of Marlborough, died peacefully Tuesday, June 20, 2017, with his family by his side,…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

ARHS senior receives Corridor Nine scholarship »

05:45 am | Northborough - Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) senior Andrew Welton was recently recognized as a scholarship recipient by the Corridor…

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Northborough police log, June 23 edition »

08:00 am | Northborough Sunday, June 4 12:43 a.m. Main St. Well-being check. 11:50 a.m. Emerson Rd. Fire Dept. asst. 2:57 p.m. Arrested,…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Crocheters invited to charity event in Northborough »

04:01 pm | Northborough – The Fishnet Crocheters of New England, a local chapter of the Crochet Guild of America (CGOA), will be…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Northboro Junior Woman’s Club hosts meal packaging event »

12:00 pm | Northborough – Sixty volunteers arrived at Trinity Church on the morning of May 13 with a mission to pack 10,000…

Jun 15 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Avidia donates $1,000 to Horizons for Homeless Children »

08:14 pm | Hudson - The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to Horizons for Homeless Children. This donation is to help the…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Andrew Swenson of Hudson to be remembered with concert »

08:31 am | Hudson/Marlborough – Among the memories Hudson resident Zenaide “Zee” Swenson cherishes of living in a hospital with her son Andrew…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Rotarians’ fifth annual Hudson Food & Brewfest to relocate »

12:00 pm | Hudson – Tuesday, July 4, is not only a holiday to celebrate Independence Day, it’s also the deadline to order…

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Hudson police log, June 23 edition »

08:00 am | Hudson Sunday, June 11 1:18 p.m. Highland Common West. Medical. 2:24 p.m. Highland Commons East. MV accident w/property damage. 4:28…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Southborough native keeps grinding in Futures League »

02:00 pm | Southborough - His college baseball season might be over, but Matt Trehub has plenty of baseball left in him this…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Southborough Police Add Prescription Drug Drop Box »

11:10 am | The Southborough Police Department recently added a prescription drug drop box at their station at 19 Main Street, Southborough in…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Twin sisters ‘Give Back with a Snack’ to help the hungry »

02:56 pm | Southborough - Twin sisters Sia and Simi Gandhi are on a mission to help solve the problem of hunger with…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Southborough man graduates from the Coast Guard Academy »

08:04 am | Scott receives commission from President Trump Southborough – Frederick M. Scott V (Rick) graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy…

Jun 15 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Grafton students receive scholarships »

08:56 pm | Grafton - The Grafton Police Association recently announced the 2017 recipients of the Walter Kuras Memorial Scholarship and the Henry…

Jun 25 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Grafton resident helps empower Kenyan women »

11:30 am | Grafton – While many travelers are preparing for summer vacations, Linda Casey of Grafton has already returned home from a…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Grafton-Valley Tech Boys Hockey Team welcomed at Statehouse »

09:44 am | The Grafton-Valley Tech boys’ ice hockey team was welcomed to the Statehouse June 8 by Representative David K. Muradian Jr.…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Grafton Troop 107 to host summer bottle drive »

03:30 pm | Grafton – Boy Scout Troop 107 will hold their next bottle drive Saturday, July 8, from 9 a.m. – 1…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

People and Places

  • Westborough student wins national ‘You Be the Chemist’ Challenge

    Westborough – Eighth-grader Ananthan Sadagopan from Westborough won the title of national “You Be the Chemist Challenge” champion June 19 by correctly answering science

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  • Grafton students receive scholarships

    Grafton - The Grafton Police Association recently announced the 2017 recipients of the Walter Kuras Memorial Scholarship and the Henry McNamara Memorial

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  • Five Marlborough students receive city scholarships

    Marlborough - For the 21st year, local students have been awarded $1,000 scholarships from the city.

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  • WCLT scholarships awarded

    Westborough – In its 20th anniversary year, the Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) awarded two $1,000 scholarships and two honorable mentions to

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  • ARHS senior receives Corridor Nine scholarship

    Northborough - Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) senior Andrew Welton was recently recognized as a scholarship recipient by the Corridor Nine Area

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  • Grafton resident helps empower Kenyan women

    Grafton – While many travelers are preparing for summer vacations, Linda Casey of Grafton has already returned home from a five-week trip

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  • ‘Chicks with sticks’ at Marlborough Senior Center

    Among the many offerings at the Marlborough Senior Center is a new activity –women’s billiards, also known as “Chicks with Sticks.” The

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  • SHS Corridor Nine Chamber Scholar will head to Villanova in the fall

    Shrewsbury - The Corridor Nine Area Chamber of Commerce announced its 2017 Scholar Award recipients in March. Sixteen scholars were selected and

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  • Twin sisters ‘Give Back with a Snack’ to help the hungry

    Southborough - Twin sisters Sia and Simi Gandhi are on a mission to help solve the problem of hunger with a program

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  • Local student to volunteer in South Africa with Universal Promise

    Region – Worcester Academy senior and Hopedale resident McKenzie Fahey will be taking a trip to South Africa with the nonprofit group,

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Neighbors helping neighbors

  • Sherwood Middle School extended day students collect new bags for kids in foster care

    Shrewsbury – Fifth- and sixth-grade students from Sherwood Middle School’s extended day program have been collecting new bags such as backpacks, small

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  • Avidia donates $1,000 to Horizons for Homeless Children

    Hudson - The Avidia Charitable Foundation recently donated $1,000 to Horizons for Homeless Children. This donation is to help the upkeep of

    Read More

  • Shrewsbury Woman’s Club Makes Donation

    The Shrewsbury Woman's Club recently donated $1,445 to Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services (SYFS).

    Read More

  • Twin sisters ‘Give Back with a Snack’ to help the hungry

    Southborough - Twin sisters Sia and Simi Gandhi are on a mission to help solve the problem of hunger with a program

    Read More

  • Local student to volunteer in South Africa with Universal Promise

    Region – Worcester Academy senior and Hopedale resident McKenzie Fahey will be taking a trip to South Africa with the nonprofit group,

    Read More

  • RTN Federal Credit Union Steps it Up for Walk Home 2017

    Region – Nearly 200 walkers, volunteers and staff recently eparticipated in RTN Federal Credit Union’s seventh annual Walk Home for the Homeless.

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  • UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital supports the Boys and Girls Club of MetroWest

    Marlborough – Steven Roach, president and CEO of UMass Memorial-Marlborough Hospital, recently presented a check for $5,000 to Fran Hurley, president and

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  • Northboro Junior Woman’s Club hosts meal packaging event

    Northborough – Sixty volunteers arrived at Trinity Church on the morning of May 13 with a mission to pack 10,000 meals in

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  • Southborough Library to host ‘We Honor Veterans’ program

    Southborough – Three evening sessions of a program known as We Honor Veterans will be presented this summer at the Southborough Library.

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  • Northborough bank executive forms relationship with Rockwell Museum

    Northborough - As the market president for TD Bank of central, western and southeastern Massachusetts, Robert Babcock is constantly seeking activities and

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