This Week's Highlight

Skinner to auction rare antique autos April 28 (preview event April 27) »

Marlborough – On Friday, April 28 at 10 a.m., an outstanding group of antique autos will open the Skinner auction located at its Marlborough facility (274 Cedar St.)

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Northborough Town Meeting approves moratorium on recreational marijuana »

12:41 pm | Northborough –Northborough’s Annual Town Meeting, held April 24 at Algonquin Regional High School, passed two zoning bylaws pertaining to…

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Northborough’s Town Meeting adopts energy code and approves construction for Town Common project »

11:59 am | Northborough - Northborough's Annual Town Meeting convened Monday, April 24 at Algonquin Regional High School to act upon 55…

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Vote scheduled for Grafton library expansion »

05:58 pm | Grafton - Ten thousand of Grafton’s residents hold library cards, according to Beth Gallaway, who has been the Grafton…

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Smoking cause of fatal Marlborough fire »

03:23 pm | Marlborough – Deputy State Fire Marshal Maribel Fournier, Marlborough Fire Chief Kevin J. Breen and Marlborough Police Chief David…

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Local News

Just Breathe…A Salt Room now open in Westborough »

08:00 am | Westborough – Just Breathe…A Salt Room, located at 45 East Main St., has recently opened. Missy Cohen, the owner, would…

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Westborough police log, April 28 edition »

08:00 am | Westborough Monday, April 17 7:17 a.m. Smith Pkwy. Suspicious activity. 8:11 a.m. Turnpike Rd./Lyman St. Suspicious auto. 11:06 a.m. Ruggles…

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Michael J. Cassata, 86, of Westborough »

11:59 am | Westborough – Michael J. Cassata, 86, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Friday, April 21, 2017 at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and…

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Arbor Day observed in Westborough April 28 »

08:49 pm | Westborough – On Jan. 10, at a regularly scheduled Board of Selectmen’s meeting, the board signed the Arbor Day proclamation…

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Candidates for Shrewsbury Board of Selectmen »

10:04 am | Shrewsbury – Five candidates will be on the ballot for two seats on the Board of Selectmen in the Tuesday,…

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June A. Liberty, of Shrewsbury »

10:04 am | Shrewsbury – June Costello Liberty died peacefully at home Monday, April 24, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. As a…

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Shrewsbury High School Seniors get a dose of reality at budget fair »

08:00 am | Shrewsbury - Shrewsbury High School (SHS) seniors received a dose of reality recently when representatives from Central One Federal Credit…

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‘Dress for Drew’ to honor legacy of Shrewsbury preschooler »

04:00 pm | Shrewsbury – Andrew “Drew” Stevens, a preschooler at Parker Road Preschool in Shrewsbury, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep in…

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United Way recognizes Bob Kays as volunteer of the year »

09:00 am | Marlborough – The United Way of Tri-County announced Bob Kays of Marlborough as Volunteer of the Year at its annual…

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Booth space available at Marlborough Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Expo »

12:00 pm | Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Thrive Support & Advocacy, invites area businesses focused on…

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DJ Tiles showroom now open »

08:00 am | Marlborough – The DJ Tiles Group, a family owned business that started as a tile installation company, has opened its…

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Tim Mello musically celebrates his 50th birthday »

10:50 am | Marlborough – Singer, songwriter and musician Tim Mello of Marlborough is back in his comfort zone, performing his compositions and…

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Northborough Area Community Chorus to present concert »

12:52 pm | Northborough – The Northborough Area Community Chorus (NACC) will be presenting its 46th Annual Spring Concert, “The Name is a…

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‘Hometown Cooking’ at Whitney Place »

08:00 am | Northborough – Northborough native Joanna Graham hosts the cable access television show “My Hometown Cooking,” a half-hour show filmed at…

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Profiles – Candidates for Northborough Board of Selectmen »

08:00 am | Northborough – Four candidates will be on the ballot for two seats on the Board of Selectmen in the Tuesday,…

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Advanced Skincare Solutions »

04:00 pm | “Advanced Skincare Solutions is a private studio offering specialized facial services to clients with skin sensitivities, acne, rosacea, pigmentation and…

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First Federated Church to install new pastor »

11:00 am | Hudson – The First Federated Church of Hudson will be installing their new pastor, Rev. Yvonne Miloyevich Sunday, April 30,…

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Hudson police log, April 28 edition »

08:00 am | Hudson Thursday, April 13 8:31 a.m. South St. Vandalism. 2:35 p.m. Technology Dr. Suspicious activity. 3:15 p.m. Technology Dr. MV…

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Pauline Dyer, 93, of Hudson »

09:49 am | Hudson – Pauline Lucille (Truchon) Dyer, 93, of Hudson, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017, surrounded by her children, at…

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Ida R. Manion, 87, of Hudson »

08:43 am | Hudson/Marlborough – Ida R. (Muise) Manion, 87, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at UMass Memorial Healthcare – Memorial Campus…

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Candidates for Southborough Board of Selectmen »

10:46 am | Southborough – Six candidates will be on the ballot for two seats on the Board of Selectmen in the Tuesday,…

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Southborough police log, April 28 edition »

08:00 am | Southborough Friday, April 14 12:11 a.m. Officers assisted a disabled motorist on Turnpike Road. 5:11 a.m. An officer on patrol…

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Managing the stress of cancer »

10:58 am | Southborough – In 2011, Nancy Sullivan, herself a cancer survivor, founded a local support group, CaSfA (Cancer Support for All).…

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Michael Kelleher Jr., 23, of Southborough »

10:59 am | Southborough – Michael Joseph Kelleher Jr., 23, of Southborough, died Sunday, April 16, 2017. Born in Framingham, he was the…

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Francis P. Frederico, 83, of Grafton/Millbury »

08:42 am | Grafton/Millbury – Francis P. “Fred” Frederico, 83, passed away surrounded by his family Wednesday, April 26, 2017 after a brief…

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Grafton police log, April 28 edition »

08:00 am | Grafton Sunday, April 9 1:29 a.m. Adams Rd. Suspicious auto. 2:08 a.m. North St. Suspicious auto. 5:30 a.m. N Main…

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Apple Tree Arts stages ‘It’s a Hit!’ »

12:32 pm | Grafton – It’s spring again! It’s the perfect time for Apple Tree Arts’ “It’s a Hit,” a musical all about…

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Vote scheduled for Grafton library expansion »

05:58 pm | Grafton - Ten thousand of Grafton’s residents hold library cards, according to Beth Gallaway, who has been the Grafton Public…

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People and Places

  • Northborough Area Community Chorus to present concert

    Northborough – The Northborough Area Community Chorus (NACC) will be presenting its 46th Annual Spring Concert, “The Name is a Song” Sunday,

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  • United Way recognizes Bob Kays as volunteer of the year

    Marlborough – The United Way of Tri-County announced Bob Kays of Marlborough as Volunteer of the Year at its annual recognition breakfast,

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  • Keamy Eye and Laser announces new Cutera skin laser

    Westborough – Keamy Eye and Laser has announced it is launching its new Cutera skin laser. It completes its offerings as a

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  • Booth space available at Marlborough Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Expo

    Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with Thrive Support & Advocacy, invites area businesses focused on the health,

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  • Fuller RV: Boylston company supplies recreational vehicles for vacations

    “In motor homes, the ones you drive, we start at 22 feet and go all the way up to 42-ft. luxury units,”

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  • Michelle Gillespie, Realtor, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

    “It’s fantastic. Inventory is very low, and it’s an appreciating market. Most of the homes I’ve listed since January have sold at

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  • ‘Hometown Cooking’ at Whitney Place

    Northborough – Northborough native Joanna Graham hosts the cable access television show “My Hometown Cooking,” a half-hour show filmed at Whitney Place

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  • Just Breathe…A Salt Room now open in Westborough

    Westborough – Just Breathe…A Salt Room, located at 45 East Main St., has recently opened. Missy Cohen, the owner, would like to

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  • Lima receives Coldwell Banker International Sterling Society award

    Northborough – Patti Lima of Northborough, a sales associate affiliated with the Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage office in Northborough, has been recognized

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  • First Federated Church to install new pastor

    Hudson – The First Federated Church of Hudson will be installing their new pastor, Rev. Yvonne Miloyevich Sunday, April 30, at 3

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Neighbors helping neighbors

  • ‘Dress for Drew’ to honor legacy of Shrewsbury preschooler

    Shrewsbury – Andrew “Drew” Stevens, a preschooler at Parker Road Preschool in Shrewsbury, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep in April 2012.

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  • Spring Street students learn powerful lesson about helping others

    Shrewsbury – When the first grade students in Martha Kinback’s class at the Spring Street School heard that her daughter, Emily Anderson,

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  • Northborough resident returns from 10-day mission trip to Nicaragua

    Northborough - Northborough resident and member of Trinity Church Kathie Nichols was one of 10 members of a mission team that travelled

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  • Fifteenth annual Worcester ‘Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma’ Walk May 7

    Region - On Sunday, May 7, the 15th annual Worcester Stepping Out to Cure Scleroderma Walk will be held at the Bancroft

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  • Marlborough Eagle Riders to fundraise for Special Olympics

    Marlborough – A group of avid motorcyclists known as the Marlborough Eagle Riders 3565 names a different benefiting charity each year for

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  • Benefit set to help community leader with medical scare

    By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer   Marlborough – The community became familiar with Jackie Smith throughout the past four years as

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  • Fundraiser to benefit Shrewsbury infant and family

    Shrewsbury - After an uneventful pregnancy nothing could have prepared Dan and Kate Brown for the premature birth of their daughter, Ella,

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  • Fundraiser to benefit Smith’s Boston Marathon challenge

    Region – Dawn Smith, a private wealth advisor with Oasis Financial Services in Hopkinton, will be running the Boston Marathon this year

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  • Marlborough Savings Charitable Foundation donates to Fresh Start

    Marlborough – The Marlborough Savings Charitable Foundation awarded the Fresh Start Furniture Program a $3,500 grant to support their efforts in providing

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  • Devoted PMC supporter to ride in memory of his father

    Marlborough – Billy Richards of Marlborough is preparing to ride in his seventh Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC), an annual bike-a-thon that raises funds

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